New York Chinatown oldest jewelry good pass shop reducing staff The Jianni road is situated at Manhattan center region, is apart from Wall Street to walk less than a half hour distance. Its northern side is “small Italy”, the south side is a Chinatown, is comes New York's tourists to arrive at the place, therefore to business “gold land sector”.
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the skin color language varies tourist entire strip Lu Ji watertight. But gold and jade jewelry table line of boss Cen Zhuohuai actually completely is unable to be optimistic, “less than two years, I open 3 shops had already closed two, now this can preserve does not lose money also calculated that has been good.” Boss Cen does not pass the keen business sense by no means that in fact, the gold and jade jewelry table line is on the Jianni road's first Chinese people jewelry line.
when more than 30 years ago Cen Zhuohuai arrives at here, entire strip Jianni on the road only then the very few several jewelry lines, bosses are a Jew. But is managing many years later laboriously, Cen Zhuohuai already opened 3 shop fronts, New York Chinese people community's many celebrities has become him the old customer, the Jianni road also gathered more than 200 slum joints.
But such superiority has not caused the gold and jade jewelry table line of recent day comparison to feel better. “9 · 11 later (business) will start to go down hill, now the economy is not booming, business was more difficult to do.”Cen Zhuohuai told the reporters,clothes series's
in the last few years, the property tax has increased, the rent unceasingly is also expected to rise. May the most main influence come from the client base the outflow.
Because a jewelry line of customer is mainly the income quite high crowd, Wall Street entered the crisis also rapidly to affect the Cen Jia business. The beforehand Wall Street has 50,000 - 6 large sums of money to lead is our latent customer, these people come to go shopping frequently. Now they had troublesome, was not willing to spend again the money in these places, we also naturally received implicate.”
Now, even if switched off other two shops, in the shop only retained 4 workers besides jewelry skilled worker, a gold and jade jewelry table line of profit compared to before has missed a big truncation. “the estimate income dropped 60%.”Cen Zhuohuai spoke frankly that a other jewelry line of situation is worse, “the majority of people are losing money, but actually also has not been dies is supporting.” Chinese community job opportunity drop half Perhaps regarding boss Cen Zhuohuai such, the economy is not booming affects is only business, but regarding the Chinese community's major part residents, what economic impact is their livelihood.
“the economy is not booming, the entire Chinatown business is not this year good does, looks for the work to be very also difficult.”hotel interior design Sino-US Friendship association's Vice-President Wang Zengzhong said that old times' September was Chinatown business was best, but this year market obvious is pale. In New York Chinatown may see that the many real estate intermediary front doors shut tightly, but in the Vocational high school lines up, but found the work the human looked like are not many.”Now works is not good looks, wages also or starting price.”Looks for the work Mr. Wang said.
In a New York Chinatown newly opened Sichuan-style restaurant, visitor very few. Service person young Wang bored humph song which comes from Fujian. She did less than two months in this restaurant, the wages has depended on visitor's tip completely. Now the visitor are not many, makes also few, but one month-long expense actually before has been bigger than, must spend at least on 700-800, but in restaurant toil in January, also makes 1000 US dollars to raise one's head. “has the matter to do compared to is always all right strongly, but also many people could not find the work.”