Central America

How Central America Resists Asian Competition (Statistical Report)

6 March 2014 - Central America again lost shares of the US apparel import market in 2013, but succeeded in a few specific categories, being now able to deliver man-made fiber products to the US market at competitive prices. Our report offers a comprehensive statistical analysis per category of US apparel imports from CAFTA-DR compared with total US imports and shipments. Comprehensive data are available for download. Full Report...   Table Of Content...

US Apparel Imports Recovering from CAFTA-DR (Statistical Report)

9 October 2013 -Although CAFTA-DR has lost shares of US apparel import market in past years, shipments from the region are now slowly recovering especially in the MMF categories. Our report offers a comprehensive statistical analysis per category of US apparel imports from CAFTA-DR compared with total US imports and shipments. Comprehensive data are available for download. Full Report...   Table Of Content...

US Apparel Imports in 2009-2012: CAFTA-DR vs China (Statistical Report)

3 April 2013 - Central American countries again lost shares of the US apparel import market in last year, after a short-lived rebound in 2011. The duty-free access and the proximity no more offset the lack of price competitiveness. We below provide a full statistical analysis comparing US apparel imports from CAFTA-DR with other origins, especially China. Full Report...   Table Of Content...

Honduras Resisting US Apparel Market Decline (Country Report)

1 February 2013 - US apparel imports from Honduras saw a shrinkage in volume and dollar terms in past year. This is mostly explained by the lower US apparel market, and intense competition with the emerging Asian countries such as Bangladesh and Vietnam. Our statistical tables provide a detailed view of Honduras apparel export data, with US imports per category in January-November and a comparison with other CAFTA countries. Full Report...   Sample Report...   Table Of Content...

Central America Gaining Market Share Over China (Country Report)

22 May 2012 -For the first time since the opening of quotas, China has lost market share in 2011 against Central America in US apparel imports. While China has seen a drop due to higher raw material and labor costs, CAFTA-DR seems a competitive option for US buyers because of its duty-free access and its ability to offer higher speed-to-market for US retailers. Our report offers a comprehensive statistical analysis per category of US apparel imports from CAFTA-DR compared with total US imports and shipments from China. Multiple year data from 2008-2011 are available for download. Full Report...   Sample Report...   Table Of Content...

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