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Indonesia Apparel Exports (Country Report)

Indonesia's apparel exports fell at a slower pace in the fourth quarter of 2023, in volumes with shipments to the US market still heavily depressed. Our quarterly report offers a comprehensive view of Indonesia's apparel exports in volume, value, and unit values per destination over the last four years. Knit, woven, and total apparel exports are separately published. US import data are released per product category. All data are available for download. Read more...

Inflation in Emerging Countries (Monthly)

Inflation rates began to recede in the last two months of 2022 in low-income countries, although still at high levels, nevertheless. Our monthly report compares inflation rates in low-cost countries, with historical data available back to June 2007. The impact of currency changes vs. the US dollar, the euro, and the Sterling is also calculated to assess real terms of trade for exporters. Read more...

Minimum Wages in Apparel Manufacturing Countries

Food inflation is set to accelerate globally. Despite this, minimum wages have largely been stagnant in apparel manufacturing economies. Governments have limited or no capacity to respond due to economic weakness, high indebtedness and political turmoil. Our report displays minimum wages in low-cost apparel manufacturing countries in Asia, from January 2015 to May 2022, in local currency and US$ terms. A 6-year comparison is available in local currency terms, 2015 US$ terms, and nominal US$ terms. Minimum wages in China are also displayed. Read more...

Nylon Chain Prices (Monthly)

Nylon 6 prices surged in the first part of September before suddenly sliding. We explain why. Our monthly report covers the latest and long-term trends in Nylon 6 (Polyamide 6) prices. It displays a vertical view of Nylon chain prices, including benzene, caprolactam, staple fibers, and filament yarns. Furthermore, the Nylon/CPL spread is also calculated to assess the gross margin trends of filament producers. Daily prices for the past 12 months are available for download. Read more...

Nylon Chain Prices (Monthly)

Nylon 6 prices rose slightly in the past weeks over a recovery of material costs. Our monthly report covers the latest and long-term trends in nylon 6 (polyamide 6) prices, displaying a vertical view of the nylon chain prices, including benzene, caprolactam, staple fibers, and filament yarns. The nylon/CPL spread is also calculated for assessing the gross margin trends of filament producers. Daily prices for the past 12 months are available for download. Read more...

Pakistan Fiber and Yarn Prices (Weekly)

The sharp rebound of the rupee is negatively affecting textile activity in Pakistan, as reported by our correspondent. The weekly review provides a comprehensive picture of Pakistan's domestic and export yarn markets, covering the prices of cotton yarns, polyester-cotton, polyester-viscose, polyester-spun, and viscose-spun. All of this weekly data is available for download, covering the last 12 months. Read more...