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Portability, user convenience lead R&D of multitools

The latest releases come in compact structures and integrate a wider selection of tools.


  • Enhanced designs: China makers of multitools are rolling out more compact multitools. When closed, these new models measure up to 5cm in length and 40g in weight. Handles in brighter hues such as red, green and orange are gaining popularity. Those in camouflage patterns are the best-sellers as well.
  • Increased portability: Under this measure, suppliers are integrating a nylon or leather sheath, or a lanyard ring.
  • Wider functionality: Besides the basic tools, new implements are targeted for camping and fishing. These includes a fish scaler and hook disgorger, tent needle and corkscrew.

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Note: This article "Portability, user convenience lead R&D of multitools" was originally published by Global Sources, a leading business-to-business media company and a primary facilitator of trade with China manufacturers and India suppliers, providing essential sourcing information to volume buyers through e-magazines and trade shows.

All price quotes in this report are in US dollars unless otherwise specified. FOB prices were provided by the companies interviewed only as reference prices at the time of interview and may have changed.

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