Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Clothing imports to flood Indonesian markets in 2012
Clothing imports to flood Indonesian markets in 2012
Dec '11
In 2012, the Indonesian textile and clothing markets will continue to be flooded with imports from China, India, South Korea, Vietnam and Thailand, said an expert.

“This is because innovation is very low or nearly nil in the textile and garment industry in Indonesia, said an official of Indonesian Textile Association (API).

Of the overall Indonesian apparel imports, China accounts for 60 percent, India 20 percent, South Korea and Thailand 15 percent each and Vietnam 5 percent.

The official expects clothing imports to grow between 15-25 percent next year.

He also demanded protection of SMEs involved in garment production from flood of imports in the form of anti-dumping duties.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 25th Oct 2016

Cotton yield to increase to 568.29 kg/ha in 2016-17: CAB

At its first meeting for the cotton season 2016-17, the Cotton...

Apparel/Garments | On 25th Oct 2016

US most sought after market for UK retailers: Global-e

A majority of the retailers in the UK consider US to be their most...

Courtesy: Fila Korea

Textiles | On 25th Oct 2016

Fila Korea to set up R&D centre in China

Leading apparel brand Fila Korea is planning to establish an apparel...

Interviews View All

Sunil Rathore
Lacoste India

‘New vendor is welcome if he offers cost, quality and timely delivery’

Nuno Venda

‘There has been an increase in demand for water based inks, rather than...

Hugo Boss

'Hugo Boss works with carefully selected sourcing partners'

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo, Rotary Cutting Segment manager, Sandvik Hyperion discusses...

Eric Scholler

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Kevin Nelson

Kevin Nelson, Chief Scientific Officer, TissueGen discusses the growing...

Prathyusha Garimella
Prathyusha Garimella

Hyderabad-based designer Prathyusha Garimella is known for blending...

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

Gildan Activewear, a manufacturer and marketer of branded clothing and...

Pranav Mishra

Designers Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty’s Huemn is known for its...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies

October 2016

October 2016

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Browse Our Archives


Advanced Search