Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Price growth of textile products export to ASEAN softens
Price growth of textile products export to ASEAN softens
Aug '11
The pace of rise in prices of textile products that are shipped from China to ASEAN countries is softening. Among the textile items, yarn exports witnessed the highest growth in prices during the first half of 2011.

The average price of yarn export was US$ 4.13/kg during the January-June period of the current year, a growth of 37.4 percent over the same period last year. The average export price of cotton yarn worked out to US$ 6.15/kg, up 61.4 percent year-on-year.

The average price for cotton yarn exports to Cambodia was the highest at US$ 6.98/kg, showing a 50 percent rise year-on-year. The price of cotton yarn exports to Myanmar also increased substantially to US$ 6.9/kg, up 57.3 percent year-on-year.

However, the growth in the average price of animal hair and wool yarn exports declined by 4.9 percent year-on-year to US$ 34.44/kg.

The price of exported fabrics increased to US$ 1.61/metre, up 30.3 percent. While the price of cotton fabrics increased by 41.1 percent to US$ 1.95/metre, the price of fabric made from chemical fibre rose by 26.4 percent to US$ 1.1/metre.

Among garment exports, the average price of woven garments witnessed the maximum year-on-year growth of 45.9 percent and rose to US$ 3.1 per piece or set. The average price of cotton based garments rose 35.9 percent while that of chemical fibre made garments increased 42 percent.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - China

Must ReadView All

Apparel/Garments | On 1st Mar 2017

CMAI's Apparel Index for Q3 shows lowest growth at 1.4 pts

CMAI’s Apparel Index for the third quarter FY 2016-17 shows that the...

Courtesy: Carter

Apparel/Garments | On 1st Mar 2017

Kidswear retailer Carter’s acquires Skip Hop Holdings

US headquartered kidswear retailer Carter’s said it has acquired Skip ...

Courtesy: Lectra

Information Technology | On 1st Mar 2017

Lectra makes new strategy for fashion in Industry 4.0 era

Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions, has...

Interviews View All

Divyesh Mashruwala
Akshar Industries

Surat dominates foiling, embossing and pleating

Rahuul Jashnani

‘Online economy has changed the whole dynamics of buying habits.’

Dharmendra Shah
Ozone PB Spintex Limited

‘We have made huge investments to ensure quality yarn production.’

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Eamonn Tighe
Nature Works LLC

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

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Robert Brunner

Golfwear and menswear brand Devereux is set for greener pastures. Robert...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

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

February 2017

February 2017

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


Browse Our Archives


Subscribe today and get the latest News update in your mail box.
Advanced Search