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Trends in EU textile and clothing imports, August 2016

Trends in EU textile and clothing imports, August 2016

This 2016 update provides indispensable insight for any textile and clothing company supplying goods to international markets in general, as well as to the EU region, and for strategists looking to undertake competitor analysis. In this report, Textiles Intelligence reveals trends in EU textile and clothing imports and prices of textile and clothing imports as a whole and trends in imports and prices in 15 major product categories, namely cotton yarn, fabrics woven from synthetic staple fibres, fabrics woven from synthetic filament yarn, T-shirts, pullovers, women's blouses, men's shirts, women's overcoats, women's dresses, women's skirts, women's suits, men's trousers, men's denim trousers, women's trousers and women's denim trousers. The report notes that EU textile and clothing imports rose in value in 2015. In volume terms imports fell, but they were still at their second highest level on record. Meanwhile, the average price of EU textile and clothing imports rose to its highest level in several years. During the first four months of 2016, imports rose in value and also rose in volume but their average price fell.


  • SUMMARY
  • INTRODUCTION
    • Trends in EU textile and clothing imports
    • Trends in EU textile imports
    • Trends in EU clothing imports
    • Leading ten suppliers of EU textile and clothing imports
  • EU TEXTILE AND CLOTHING IMPORT TRENDS
    • General trends in EU textile imports
    • General trends in EU clothing imports
    • Trends in EU textile and clothing imports by main supplying region
      • Table EU: imports of textiles and clothing by region and country of origin, 2015
    • Outlook
  • EU IMPORTS OF TEXTILES
    • General trends
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of textiles, 2002-15
  • EU IMPORTS OF CLOTHING
    • General trends
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of clothing, 2002-15
  • EU IMPORTS OF COTTON YARN
    • General trends
    • The leading ten supplying countries
    • Best and worst performers
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of cotton yarn (Bull 318), 2002-15
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
  • EU IMPORTS OF FABRICS WOVEN FROM SYNTHETIC STAPLE FIBRES
    • General trends
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of fabric woven from synthetic staple fibres (Bull 414), 2002-15
    • The leading ten supplying countries
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
  • EU IMPORTS OF FABRICS WOVEN FROM SYNTHETIC FILAMENT YARN
    • General trends
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of fabric woven from synthetic filament yarn (Bull 412), 2002-15
    • The leading ten supplying countries
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
  • EU IMPORTS OF T-SHIRTS
    • General trends
    • The leading ten supplying countries
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of T-shirts (Bull 830), 2002-15
  • EU IMPORTS OF PULLOVERS
    • General trends
    • The leading ten supplying countries
    • Best and worst performers
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of pullovers (Bull 831), 2002-15
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
  • EU IMPORTS OF MEN'S TROUSERS
    • General trends
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of men's trousers (Bull 874), 2002-15
    • The leading ten supplying countries
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
  • EU IMPORTS OF WOMEN'S TROUSERS
    • General trends
    • The leading ten supplying countries
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of women's trousers (Bull 888), 2002-15
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
  • EU IMPORTS OF MEN'S DENIM TROUSERS
    • General trends
    • The leading ten supplying countries
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of men's denim trousers (HS subheading 62034231), 2002-15
  • EU IMPORTS OF WOMEN'S DENIM TROUSERS
    • General trends
    • The leading ten supplying countries
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of women's denim trousers (HS subheading 62046231), 2002-15
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
  • EU IMPORTS OF WOMEN'S BLOUSES
    • General trends
    • The leading ten supplying countries
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of women's blouses (Bull 820), 2002-15
    • Biggest price movements
  • EU IMPORTS OF MEN'S SHIRTS
    • General trends
    • The leading ten supplying countries
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of men's shirts (Bull 817), 2002-15
  • EU IMPORTS OF WOMEN'S OVERCOATS
    • General trends
    • The leading ten supplying countries
    • Best and worst performers
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of women's overcoats (Bull 806), 2002-15
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
  • EU IMPORTS OF WOMEN'S DRESSES
    • General trends
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of women's dresses (Bull 886B), 2002-15
    • The leading ten supplying countries
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
  • EU IMPORTS OF WOMEN'S SKIRTS
    • General trends
    • The leading ten supplying countries
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of women's skirts (Bull 886C), 2002-15
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
  • EU IMPORTS OF WOMEN'S SUITS
    • General trends
    • The leading ten supplying countries
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of women's suits (Bull 879), 2002-15
    • Best and worst performers
    • Highest and lowest import prices
    • Biggest price movements
  • STATISTICAL APPENDIX
    • Table Trends in average exchange rates against the euro: selected countries, 2014-16 (units of currency per unit)

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