Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Iran's textile exports reach $221mn in first four months
Iran's textile exports reach $221mn in first four months
Aug '13
Textile exports from Iran reached US$ 221.1 million during the first four months of the current Iranian calendar year that started on March 21, 2013, Iran Daily reported quoting a Moj News Agency report.
According to the report, fibre, fabric, garments, machine-made floorings and threads topped the export list during the period.
On the import side, the country’s textile goods imports for the period plummeted by 6.65 percent over the same period of last year to US$ 379.7 million. 
Different types of threads and fibres, used by the textile industry as raw input to produce final products, constituted around 77 percent of overall imports. 
As per the report, around 15,581 tons of cotton fibres worth US$ 38 million and 106.7 tons of garments worth US$ 937,000 were also imported during the period.
In addition, the sector imported around US$ 37.2 million worth of textile machineries during the period.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 25th Oct 2016

Arvind to dilute 10% stake in brand business arm

Arvind Limited, one of India’s largest integrated textile and apparel ...

Courtesy: Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Textiles | On 25th Oct 2016

World’s first cotton shipment using Skuchain’s Brackets

The world’s first trade transaction involving shipment of cotton...

Textiles | On 25th Oct 2016

Cotton yield to increase to 568.29 kg/ha in 2016-17: CAB

At its first meeting for the cotton season 2016-17, the Cotton...

Interviews View All

Jurgen Gauger

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

Claudia Kersten
Global Organic Textile Standard

‘GOTS is a very efficient supply chain management tool, especially for...

Pinkesh Jain
Everflow Petrofils Ltd

‘An innovative technology which India needs desperately is the...

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

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

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

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

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

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

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

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

Ritu Kumar
Label Ritu Kumar

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

Karan Arora
Karan Arora

Bridal couture created with rich Indian heritage, exquisite craftsmanship...

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

October 2016

October 2016

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


Browse Our Archives


Advanced Search