According to the February 2014 Home Textiles Foreign Trade report of ICEX, Spain exported home textile products worth €79.44 million during the month of February, whereas the imports of home textiles by the country amounted to €92.89 million during the same month.
Imports of home textiles by Spain during the month of February recorded a jump of 18.6 percent compared to the same month last year.
According to the ICEX data, France was the main destination for home textile exports from Spain, which totaled €12.98 million, followed by Morocco with €11.99 million, Portugal with €7.8 million, Italy with €6.7 million and the UK with €6.1 million.
The highest exports of home textiles were made from the Spanish autonomous community of Catalonia during the month of February with exports totaling €34.27 million, followed by Valencia with €17.74 million, Galicia with €12.01 million, Madrid with €6.9 million and Cantabria with €1.8 million.
In January 2014, Spanish exports of home textiles fetched €79.97 million, registering a surge of 16.7 percent, compared to the same month last year, as per the ICEX data.
During 2013, Spain exported home textiles worth €916 million registering a surge of 8.6 percent compared to 2012, according to the Center of Information of Textile and Apparel (CITYC) data.
Fibre2fashion News Desk - India
Apparel/Garments | On 26th Oct 2016
SGS, a leading inspection, auditing, certification, testing, and...
Textiles | On 26th Oct 2016
Senator Sheldon Whitehouse and the University of Rhode Island...
‘New vendor is welcome if he offers cost, quality and timely delivery’
Key Textile Accessories Private Limited
Chinese imports are destroying the supply chain
‘One of the recent trends in hand block printing is the indigo process,...
The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...
Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.
Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...
Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...
"Now we can see the Russian trend in international fashion. And Russian...
Occasions Elegance Wear
It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...
"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...
Textiles | On 25th Oct 2016