Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Greek apparel industry ends 2013 on positive note: SEPEE
Greek apparel industry ends 2013 on positive note: SEPEE
13
Mar '14
The apparel sector of Greece ended the year 2013 on a positive note with significant rise in exports, which is for the first time since 2006, as per the data released by the Greek Association of Knitwear-Hellenic Fashion Industry Association (SEPEE).

According to a statement issued by SEPEE, exports of clothing from the country increased by 1.1 percent year-on-year, during 2013, especially the exports of knitted garments which grew by 3.7 percent last year, compared to 2012.

In terms of turnover, the apparel industry of Greece registered an increase of 1 percent year-on-year, during 2013. In 2012, the turnover of the Greek apparel sector had recorded a fall of 19.8 percent year-on-year.

However, as per the SEPEE data, downward trend continued in the production of apparel in the country, which declined by 4.1 percent during last year, compared to 2012, when production of clothing decreased by 7.1 percent.

Retail sales of clothing in the domestic market also incurred a fall of 2.9 percent during 2013, compared to 2012, when retail sales of apparel in the domestic market had registered a decrease of 19.7 percent year-on-year.

Meanwhile, according to the SEPEE data, imports of apparel in Greece continued the downward trend recording a decline of 2 percent during last year, compared to 2012.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 20th Jul 2017

Provide safety net for cotton growers: Congress to Trump

A bipartisan Congressional coalition has called attention of...

Courtesy: ITMF

Textiles | On 20th Jul 2017

ITMF'17 themed on tech, trade, climate in disruptive times

The International Textile Manufacturers Federation (ITMF), an...

Textiles | On 20th Jul 2017

RIL’s Q1 FY18 petrochemicals revenue up 22.9% y-o-y

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has reported its financial...

Interviews View All

Amardeep Singh
Orient Craft

'In export markets, the trend in terms of embroidery, is towards matte...

Deepak Jain
Baggout

We are using Facebook and Instagram to promote ourselves

Stefan Warnaar
Peak to Plateau

People are willing to pay for quality and performance

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Urs Stalder
Sanitized AG

Urs Stalder, CEO, Sanitized AG, talks about the increasing use of hygiene...

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...

Aditi Somani
Aditi Somani

Aditi Somani specialises in luxury fusion wear with international cuts and ...

Sonam & Paras Modi
SVA

Sonam and Paras Modi's Sva Couture is synonymous with head-turning...

Bani Batra

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

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