Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Apparel imports witness fall for four consecutive months
Apparel imports witness fall for four consecutive months
07
Dec '10
As per the records of the Japan's Ministry of Finance, apparels worth 216.14 billion Yen has been imported by Japan till September, registering a drop of 3.9 percent in comparison with the imports during the same period, the previous year. It has recorded a fall for four successive months.

Amongst the various Asian countries, import of apparels by Japan from China registered a decline by 4.9 percent to 187.32 billion Yen. However, apparel imports from other countries of Asia like Thailand, Vietnam, Burma, Bangladesh and Indonesia witnessed a growth. Japanese import of apparels from ASEAN touched 15.3 billion Yen, indicating a rise of 7.8 percent.

Import of apparels by Japan from Europe saw a persistent decline. Apparel imports from Italy registered a drop by 8.3 percent to 3.44 billion Yen. Apparel imports from the European Union remained at 5.3 billion Yen, registering a drop of 10.1 percent.

Japan's apparel import volume witnessed a decline of 3.8 percent to 357.16 million pieces, in the month of September. The quantity of import from China decreased by 4.9 percent to 323.34 million pieces whereas imports from ASEAN increased by 7.3 percent to 22.21 million pieces. The import volume from European Union was 0.69 million pieces, which dipped by 12.4 percent.

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

Manuj Terapanthi
Texaura

Transparent supply chain and fair trade will boost sustainable market

Vasanth Kumar
Max Fashion India

‘Traditional high-street retailers are now willing to offer franchisees to ...

Jurgen Gauger
Spreadshirt

‘Buying crowdsourced or creative designs are much more appealing to the...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

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

Giorgio Mantovani
Corman S.p.A

Giorgio Mantovani, MD of Corman, with a presence in both Milano and New...

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

About one in every 20 patients picks up an infection while hospitalised....

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

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

Sanjukta Dutta
Sanjukta's Studio

<b>Sanjukta Dutta</b> creates unique garments by clubbing prints of...

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

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

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