Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Bangladesh garment export earnings rise 17% in July-Aug'13
Bangladesh garment export earnings rise 17% in July-Aug'13
11
Sep '13
Bangladesh’s earnings from exports of readymade garments increased by nearly 17 percent year-on-year during the first two months of the current financial year beginning July 1, 2013, according to the data released by the Export Promotion Bureau (EPB).
 
In July-August 2013 period, knitwear exports fetched US$ 2.101 billion for Bangladesh, showing a rise of 17.19 percent over exports worth US$ 1.793 billion made during the corresponding period of last year.
 
Similarly, exports of woven apparel earned US$ 2.058 billion for Bangladesh during the two-month period, registering an increase of 16.98 percent compared to exports of US$ 1.759 billion made during the same period last year.
 
Meanwhile, exports of home textiles declined 15.56 percent year-on-year to US$ 116.91 million during the period under review.
 
Exports of specialized textiles, including terry towel, and woven and knitted fabrics, grew 1.63 percent year-on-year to US$ 20.6 million in July-August 2013, the data showed.
 
Man-made filaments and staple fibres exports dropped 13.73 percent year-on-year to US$ 14.01 million during the period under discussion.
 
In financial year 2012-13, the exports of readymade garments earned US$ 21.515 billion in foreign exchange for Bangladesh, showing an increase of about 12.7 percent over exports of US$ 19.089 billion made during the corresponding period of 2011-12.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 24th Jul 2017

Gartex all set to feature garment, textile solutions

Complete value chain of garment and textile manufacturing solutions...

Courtesy: Abercrombie & Fitch

Apparel/Garments | On 23rd Jul 2017

Abercrombie & Fitch launches products on Alibaba Tmall

Abercrombie & Fitch has announced the launch of Abercrombie & Fitch...

Apparel/Garments | On 23rd Jul 2017

NRF urges Congress to reject border adjustment tax

The National Retail Federation has urged Congress to reject a...

Interviews View All

Headhonchos
Textiles & allied industry

Textiles industry is always in the forefront in accepting latest technology

Viral Desai
Zenitex Mill Pvt Ltd

Full of green energy

Saket Garg
Garg Corporation

The biggest challenge is lack of skilled workforce and competition from...

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

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

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

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

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

Sidwin Fabric is a manufacturer and exporter of polypropylene textiles and ...

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...

Nisha Chanda
Whistling Woods International School of Fashion

<div>A lack of upgraded courses in costume designing and fashion as per...

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

‘Classics will return’ "There are a lot of people wearing western clothes ...

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

July 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

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

Yes No

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

Yes No

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


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



X