Beijing: During Spring Festival, fireworks sales will continue reduce, heavy air pollution days will stop selling fireworks


This is Central Broadcasting Network Beijing December 8th news, according to Voice of China “News” reported that the holidays, the New Year are coming soon, fireworks sales during the Spring Festival this year will continue to shrink in Beijing. Fireworks sales last year was 39.6 million boxes, this year is expected to be reduced by half.

Besides, fireworks retail outlets will also be further reduced, the Beijing Municipal Administration of Work Safety responsible person said, last year fireworks retail outlets was 1337, this year only going to be reduce not increase. Meanwhile, according to the “Beijing severe air pollution emergency plan” and other requirements, the city government issued heavy air pollution on an orange, a red alert circumstance, the fireworks will be suspended sales on retail outlets, wholesale unit also will suspend distribution of fireworks.