5 March 2005 - Apparel exports have further surged from Vietnam in 2014 and they are expected to continue soaring in the coming years, after two free trade agreements will have been signed and implemented with the United States and the European Union, respectively. Our statistical report includes Vietnam's latest clothing export statistics and comprehensive data for US imports per quota category and EU imports per HS 4-digit categories over the 2009-2014 period.
4 March 2015 - Polyester prices began slightly rising in the last days in China, over higher raw material costs. Viscose price also increased whereas cotton was remaining firm. Our weekly report covers the Polyester Staple Fiber (PSF) and Polyester Filament Yarn (PFY) prices on the domestic market, including a price comparison with cotton and viscose. The gross margin of polyester spun yarn producers is also released.
4 March 2015 - Spun yarn prices are relatively unchanged in India, where cotton and polyester fiber prices are not expected decreasing over the coming period. Our comprehensive review of Indian yarn markets covers the domestic markets in Ludhiana (Punjab), Bhiwandi (Maharashtra), Bhilwari (Rajasthan) and Indore (Madhya Pradesh) markets, with a wide range of products, including cotton yarns (carded and combed), polyester spun, polyester-cotton, polyester-viscose and polyester-acrylic. Export market prices are also available for both cotton and polyester-cotton.
4 March 2015 - Yarn prices further fell for most categories of products in February. The rebound of cotton and polyester prices in last weeks may however radically change long-term market trends... or not! Prospects for the coming months are analysed in our monthly report covering the international yarn market. Our series of statistical tables provide cotton, polyester, viscose and blended yarn prices. We release effective price deals after negotiations on the international market, for end-user segment.
4 March 2015 - The U.K. last year became the largest clothing importer of the European Union, if considering volume data and shipments from countries outside the EU. Germany remains the leading market in value terms, nevertheless. This is reflected by our comprehensive review of the European Union imports per destination, covering a 5-year period from 2010-2014. Our statistical report provides volume, value and unit value changes released in both euro and US$ terms. The full table is available for download.
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