US Textile & Clothing Import Trends Reviewed by Textiles Intelligence in New Report Published at

27 May 2014 • by Natalie Aster

LONDON – As of 2013, the textile and clothing imports in the US increased in volume terms and reached a record high, following declines in the past two years. China was the leading supplier of textile and clothing articles to the US. In 2013, cotton called for the largest share of the US apparel imports, although its market share was down for the 5th consecutive year.

In 2013, the US imports of the Chinese textile and clothing grew both in volume and value terms. Moreover, strong growth was registered in imports from such leading textile and clothing suppliers as Vietnam, Bangladesh and India. Meantime, imports from Honduras, Cambodia, Pakistan, Indonesia, El Salvador and Mexico grew marginally and all 6 countries lost their market shares in volume and value terms.

New research report “Trends in US textile and clothing imports, April 2014 edition” designed by Textiles Intelligence presents an insightful guide to the US textile and clothing industry.

The topical report includes a detailed analysis of the national textile and clothing market, provides a wealth of top-level data on the performance of the US top 10 suppliers of textile and clothes in 2013. Besides, the research study contains appendices full of vital information on exchange rates and the influence of quota liberalization on the US imports; traces the historical trends in the country’s imports of textile and clothing, and furthermore, provides an extensive outlook for the performance of the US textile and clothing industry in 2014 supplemented with detailed import projections.

Product segments discussed: cotton coats, cotton dresses, wool coats, cotton knitted shirts, cotton skirts, cotton trousers, cotton woven shirts, man-made fibre skirts, cotton and man-made fibre baby garments, blue denim trousers, cotton pile towels and other cotton apparel.

Report Details:

Trends in US textile and clothing imports, April 2014 edition
Published: May, 2014
Pages: 89
Price: US$ 910.00 

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