14 May 2013 - US apparel imports more rose in man-made fiber apparel categories in first quarter this year than in cotton categories, with unit prices of man-made fiber products even falling. Our series of statistical tables offers a comprehensive view of US apparel imports per category of products, with volume, value and unit value changes, compared with percentage change in previous quarters and previous years.
10 May 2013 - US apparel imports further rose in first quarter of 2013, with demand clearly favoring an emerging Vietnam and a rebounding China. Our quarterly report details shipments to US market per origin, with volume and value changes, market shares, unit value variation, over the four quarters of 2012. Full year data are also available.
10 May 2013 - European clothing retail sales may have rebounded in April, after sharply falling in March due to unusual cold weather. Our monthly report covers textile and clothing retail sales on the three largest markets in the European Union (Germany, U.K. and France), with historical data available for download.
9 May 2013 - US apparel imports considerably slowed down in March, after surging in February due to changing dates of Chinese lunar year holidays. Our report covers monthly US apparel import data, with historical trends being analyzed over last 10 years, including cotton vs man-made fiber apparel, and China vs Rest of World (RoW).
8 May 2013 - EU's clothing imports rebounded in January before retreating in February. Unit prices fell in both months, for the first time in nearly three years, according to latest official data from Eurostat which were analysed by EmergingTextiles. Our report covers monthly EU clothing import data, with historical trends being analyzed over last 10 years, and a specific focus on China vs Rest of World (RoW) and on knit vs woven clothing.