Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Manufacturing of textiles & textile products fall
Manufacturing of textiles & textile products fall
23
Feb '08
In December 2007 compared with November 2007, the euro area (EA13) industrial new orders index fell by 3.6%. In November the index grew by 2.0%. In the EU27 new orders decreased by 1.2% in December and by 0.2% in November. Excluding ships, railway & aerospace equipment4 industrial new orders lost 0.8% in the euro area and 0.5% in the EU27.

In December 2007 compared with December 2006, industrial new orders increased by 2.1% in the euro area and by 7.5% in the EU27. Total industry excluding ships, railway & aerospace equipment grew by 3.3% in the euro area and by 6.6% in the EU27.

Compared with 2006, the average new orders index for 2007 increased by 8.2% in the euro zone and by 10.1% in the EU27. These estimates are released by Eurostat, the Statistical Office of the European Communities.

Monthly changes:
In December 2007 compared with November 2007, new orders for electrical & electronical equipment rose by 1.6% in the euro area and by 0.9% in the EU27. Manufacturing of chemicals & chemical products decreased by 0.6% and 3.1% respectively. Machinery & equipment declined by 1.1% in both zones. Textiles & textile products lost 1.7% in the euro area and 1.5% in the EU27. Transport equipment decreased by 10.0% in the euro area and by 4.4% in the EU27.

Among the Member States for which data are available for December 2007, total manufacturing working on orders rose in seven and fell in twelve. The highest increases were recorded in Latvia(+23.2%), Poland (+11.3%) and Romania (+6.9%), and the largest decreases in Bulgaria (-14.0%), Denmark (-9.6%), and Italy (-8.1%).

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

Ghanshyam Ghoghari
Kimora Fashion

Bridalwear is not about reds and whites anymore

Veronique Lee
Modavanti

‘Sustainable fashion is trending upwards, slowly but surely, as people...

Rajiv Sirohi
Shara

‘Portugal is taking away a major share of the mill made sector.’

Lynda Kelly
Suominen Corporation

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

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo, Rotary Cutting Segment manager, Sandvik Hyperion discusses...

Iago Castro Asensio
RCfil Distribuciones S.L.

Iago Castro Asensio, International Business Manager of RCfil...

Prathyusha Garimella
Prathyusha Garimella

Hyderabad-based designer Prathyusha Garimella is known for blending...

Mike Hoffman
Gildan Activewear SRL

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

Silvia Venturini Fendi
Fendi s.r.l

"Yes, my confidence and positive attitude are my strengths and should be...

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