Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / China's cotton textiles imports surge in Jan-Sept
China's cotton textiles imports surge in Jan-Sept
18
Dec '12
China imported US$ 5.34 billion worth of cotton textiles during the first three quarters of 2012, registering a year-on-year growth of 24.9 percent, according to data from Chinese Customs.
 
The country imported cotton yarn worth US$ 3.57 billion during the nine-month period, showing a rise of 46 percent year-on-year. However, in terms of volume, China imported 1.088 million tons of cotton yarn, up 74 percent year-on-year.
 
On the other hand, China’s exports of cotton textiles touched US$ 18.64 billion during January to September this year, down six percent year-on-year. During the same period last year, China’s cotton textiles exports grew by 20.3 percent year-on-year.
 
From January to September 2012, exports of cotton fabrics from China registered US$ 9.15 billion, down 6.1 percent year-on-year.
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - China

Must ReadView All

President Tsai Ing-wen delivering remarks before boarding her plane bound for Central America. Courtesy: Presdient's office

Textiles | On 16th Jan 2017

‘Textiles at centre of Taiwan’s new trade arrangements’

Textiles should be at the heart of Taiwan’s thinking while developing ...

Apparel/Garments | On 16th Jan 2017

Ralph Lauren develops policy on tracking wood based fabrics

In a bid to trace source of wood based fabrics like viscose and rayon ...

Apparel/Garments | On 16th Jan 2017

EC proposes enhanced market access for Sri Lanka

The European Commission (EC) has proposed that a significant part of...

Interviews View All

Frank Gossmann
Rotorcraft AG

‘RT3 motto is: Do not check millimetres, check colours.’

Kamlesh Vaghela
RK Textiles

Very few machinery manufacturers have R&D units

Sunil Kumar Sharma
Loknayak JPNSSSG Ltd

'The blend of cotton–linen yarn has high demand in the domestic and...

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

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

Giorgio Mantovani
Corman S.p.A

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

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

Suominen Corporation is a manufacturer of nonwovens as roll goods for...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

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

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

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

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

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
January 2017

January 2017

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

SUBSCRIBE


Browse Our Archives

GO


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