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Trends in EU textile and clothing imports, April 2018

Trends in EU textile and clothing imports, April 2018

This 2018 update provides indispensable insight for any textile and clothing company supplying goods to international markets in general, as well as to the EU region. It is also indispensable 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. The report also analyses trends in imports and prices of textile and clothing items in 14 major product categories, namely cotton yarn, fabrics woven from synthetic staple fibres, fabrics woven from synthetic filament yarn, T-shirts, pullovers, men's trousers, women's trousers, men's denim trousers, women's denim trousers, women's blouses, men's shirts, women's overcoats, women's dresses and women's skirts. The report notes that EU textile and clothing imports rose in 2017 to a record high in value terms and also reached a record high in terms of volume. Meanwhile, the average price of EU textile and clothing imports 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, 2017
    • OUTLOOK
  • EU IMPORTS OF TEXTILES
    • GENERAL TRENDS
    • THE LEADING TEN SUPPLYING COUNTRIES
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of MFA textiles, 2005-17
  • EU IMPORTS OF CLOTHING
    • GENERAL TRENDS
    • THE LEADING TEN SUPPLYING COUNTRIES
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of MFA clothing, 2005-17
  • EU IMPORTS OF COTTON YARN
    • GENERAL TRENDS
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of cotton yarn (Bull 318), 2005-17
    • THE LEADING TEN SUPPLYING COUNTRIES
    • BEST AND WORST PERFORMERS
    • HIGHEST AND LOWEST IMPORT PRICES
    • BIGGEST PRICE MOVEMENTS
  • EU IMPORTS OF FABRICS WOVEN FROM SYNTHETIC STAPLE FIBRES
    • GENERAL TRENDS
    • THE LEADING TEN SUPPLYING COUNTRIES
    • BEST AND WORST PERFORMERS
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of fabric woven from synthetic staple fibres (Bull 414), 2005-17
    • 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), 2005-17
    • 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
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of T-shirts (Bull 830), 2005-17
    • BEST AND WORST PERFORMERS
    • HIGHEST AND LOWEST IMPORT PRICES
    • BIGGEST PRICE MOVEMENTS
  • EU IMPORTS OF PULLOVERS
    • GENERAL TRENDS
    • THE LEADING TEN SUPPLYING COUNTRIES
    • BEST AND WORST PERFORMERS
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of pullovers (Bull 831), 2005-17
    • HIGHEST AND LOWEST IMPORT PRICES
    • BIGGEST PRICE MOVEMENTS
  • EU IMPORTS OF MEN'S TROUSERS
    • GENERAL TRENDS
    • THE LEADING TEN SUPPLYING COUNTRIES
    • BEST AND WORST PERFORMERS
    • HIGHEST AND LOWEST IMPORT PRICES
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of men's trousers (Bull 874), 2005-17
    • 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), 2005-17
    • 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
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of men's denim trousers (HS subheading 62034231), 2005-17
    • HIGHEST AND LOWEST IMPORT PRICES
    • BIGGEST PRICE MOVEMENTS
  • EU IMPORTS OF WOMEN'S DENIM TROUSERS
    • GENERAL TRENDS
    • THE LEADING TEN SUPPLYING COUNTRIES
    • BEST AND WORST PERFORMERS
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of women's denim trousers (HS subheading 62046231), 2005-17
    • HIGHEST AND LOWEST IMPORT PRICES
    • BIGGEST PRICE MOVEMENTS
  • EU IMPORTS OF WOMEN'S BLOUSES
    • GENERAL TRENDS
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of women's blouses (Bull 820), 2005-17
    • THE LEADING TEN SUPPLYING COUNTRIES
    • BEST AND WORST PERFORMERS
    • HIGHEST AND LOWEST IMPORT PRICES
    • 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), 2005-17
  • 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), 2005-17
    • HIGHEST AND LOWEST IMPORT PRICES
    • BIGGEST PRICE MOVEMENTS
  • EU IMPORTS OF WOMEN'S DRESSES
    • GENERAL TRENDS
    • THE LEADING TEN SUPPLYING COUNTRIES
    • BEST AND WORST PERFORMERS
    • HIGHEST AND LOWEST IMPORT PRICES
      • Table EU: leading ten suppliersa of women's dresses (Bull 886B), 2005-17
    • BIGGEST PRICE MOVEMENTS
  • EU IMPORTS OF WOMEN'S SKIRTS
    • 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 women's skirts (Bull 886C), 2005-17
  • STATISTICAL APPENDIX
    • Table Trends in average exchange rates against the euro: selected countries, 2016-18

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