Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Japanese apparel imports from 'China Plus One' rise
Japanese apparel imports from 'China Plus One' rise
16
Oct '12
Japanese imports of apparels from ‘China Plus One’ countries, including Indonesia, Vietnam and Bangladesh, have grown sharply during August 2012.
 
In August, Japan’s total garment imports declined by 1.8 percent year-on-year to 230,867 million yen, according to the data compiled by Japan Textiles Importers Association, based on the figures released by the Ministry of Finance.
 
Volume-wise, too, Japanese garment imports decreased by 7.9 percent year-on-year to 360.55 million units during the month.
 
Japanese clothing imports from Indonesia surged by 50.1 percent year-on-year to 5,156 million yen, while those from Vietnam leaped by 23.7 percent year-on-year to 15,803 million yen.
 
Among the other ‘China Plus One’ countries, Japanese clothing imports from Bangladesh and Myanmar increased by 28.4 percent y-o-y and 16.3 percent year-on-year to 3,719 million yen and 3,207 million yen, respectively.
 
However, China continues to be the largest apparel exporter to Japan. During the month under review, Japan imported 181,525 million yen worth of garments from China, registering a fall of 5.6 percent y-o-y. Volume-wise too, the import of Chinese apparels by Japan dropped 11.4 percent y-o-y to 300.06 million units.
 
During the month, Japanese apparel imports from Thailand were worth 2,232 million yen, down 2.7 percent y-o-y, and garment imports from India dipped 17.7 percent y-o-y to 1,192 million yen.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Robert Lighthizer speaking at the opening of the ministerial plenary of the 16th Forum of AGOA, in Lome. Courtesy: US Embassy in Togo

Textiles | On 17th Aug 2017

US committed to Africa, Lighthizer tells AGOA forum

The United States and Africa can jointly create a better business...

Textiles | On 17th Aug 2017

Sri Lankan textile exports down 4.1% in May 2017

After showing positive trend for two consecutive months, Sri Lankan...

Courtesy: CBEC

Textiles | On 17th Aug 2017

E-commerce firms need to file monthly statements: CBEC

India’s Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) has clarified that ...

Interviews View All

Headhonchos
Indian fashion industry

Cotton consumption will keep growing in the Indian fashion industry

Divyesh Mashruwala
Akshar Industries

Surat dominates foiling, embossing and pleating

Nishank Patel
Shri Dinesh Mills Limited

Broad range of fabrics will sell well this financial year

Kerem Durdag
Biovation II LLC

Kerem Durdag, CEO, Biovation II LLC, provides an insight into future...

Eamonn Tighe
Nature Works LLC

Eamonn Tighe, Fibres and Nonwovens - Business Development Manager of...

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

Coating at a fibre level is a practice not usually seen in the...

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Sidharth Sinha
Sidharth Sinha

<b>Sidharth Sinha</b> has contributed to the successful rebirth and...

Karan Arora
Karan Arora

Bridal couture created with rich Indian heritage, exquisite craftsmanship...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

August 2017

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

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes
69.0%
No
17.2%
Skip
13.8%

Total Votes: 29

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes
41.4%
No
37.9%
Skip
20.7%

Total Votes: 29

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Active Poll

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes
82.8%
No
6.9%
Skip
10.3%

Total Votes: 29

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.

Active Poll

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes
58.6%
No
10.3%
Skip
31.0%

Total Votes: 29


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X