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World textile and apparel trade and production trends: the USA, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico, October 2017

World textile and apparel trade and production trends: the USA, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico, October 2017

This latest edition of our flagship series of reports contains statistical data, information and insight into the textile and apparel industries in the USA, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico. The report presents a wealth of information on exports by destination, imports by source, and production. Also, it includes information on consumer expenditure and the retail market in the USA, and retail sales in Argentina. In the USA, imports of textiles and clothing declined in terms of value and volume in 2016. Textile production and clothing production also declined, and exports of textiles and clothing fell in value terms for the second consecutive year. In Argentina, exports of textiles and clothing increased noticeably, and imports of textiles and clothing also rose. However, textile production was down. In Brazil, textile and clothing production declined, as did textile and clothing exports. Imports of textiles and clothing, meanwhile, plunged but they rebounded during January-June 2017. In Colombia, exports of textiles and clothing fell in 2016 for the fourth consecutive year, and there were declines in volume terms in textile production and clothing production. In Mexico, textile and clothing imports and exports fell but textile production and clothing production increased.


  • SUMMARY
  • USA
    • CONSUMER EXPENDITURE
    • RETAIL MARKET
    • IMPORTS
      • Textile and clothing imports by product
      • Average price of US textile and clothing imports
      • US textile and clothing imports by supplying country
        • Table USA: leading suppliers of textile and clothing importsa, 2013 to Jan-Jun 2017
    • EXPORTS
      • US textile and clothing exports by product
      • US textile and clothing exports by destination country
    • PRODUCTION
    • EMPLOYMENT
    • NAFTA RENEGOTIATIONS
    • ARGENTINA
    • EXPORTS
    • EXPORT MARKETS
      • Exports from Argentina to the EU
      • Exports from Argentina to Brazil
      • Exports from Argentina to other major markets
      • Exports from Argentina to the USA
    • TEXTILE AND CLOTHING RETAIL SALES
    • PRODUCTION
    • IMPORTS
  • BRAZIL
    • EXPORTS
    • EXPORT MARKETS
      • Exports from Brazil to Argentina
      • Exports from Brazil to Indonesia
      • Exports from Brazil to Vietnam
      • Exports from Brazil to South Korea
      • Exports from Brazil to other markets
      • Exports from Brazil to the USA
      • Exports from Brazil to the EU
    • PRODUCTION
    • IMPORTS
  • COLOMBIA
    • EXPORTS
    • EXPORT MARKETS
      • Exports from Colombia to the USA
      • Exports from Colombia to Ecuador
      • Exports from Colombia to Mexico
      • Exports from Colombia to Peru
      • Exports from Colombia to Costa Rica
      • Exports from Colombia to Brazil
      • Exports from Colombia to Venezuela
    • PRODUCTION
  • MEXICO
    • EXPORTS
    • EXPORT MARKETS
      • Exports from Mexico to the USA
      • Exports from Mexico to the EU
      • Exports from Mexico to other markets
    • PRODUCTION
    • IMPORTS
    • OUTLOOK

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