Light-industry factories in South Hamgyong Province are increasing production of consumer goods.
Officials of the Hamhung Knitwear Factory are producing various kinds of knitwear by introducing several technical innovations for improving heat treatment, colour and quality. They are recycling all wastes from production processes to solve the issue of raw materials for producing underwear and socks.
The Hamhung Disabled Soldiers’ Essential Plastic Goods Factory is developing a variety of new products, including plastic bags for containing biogas.
The Hamhung Silk Mill is producing silk thread without using cocoon-boiling machines by installing vacuum processors.
The Hungnam Leather Shoes Factory and the Pukchong Shoes Factory are producing a variety of shoes by updating equipment and lowering production cost as against the previous period.