Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / PSF imports in March mounts up
PSF imports in March mounts up
05
May '08
In the month of March, the country has imported 14,129 tons of polyester staple fiber, representing an increase 3,999 tons or 39.48 percent from February, but a year-on-year decrease of 29.62 percent, according to the latest Customs statistics.

During this month China expended US $21.64 million for purchasing PSF, shows a rise of 40.57 percent from the previous month. However, there was a fall of 18.74 percent from the same time last year. The average import price stood at $1,531 per ton, up $11 or 0.78 percent from February, representing a year-on-year hike of 15.45 percent.

In the period from January to March, China's total imports of PSF completed 36,239 tons, less 34.58 percent with import value reaching $54.89 million, down 26.26 percent; the average import price stood at $1,514 per ton, an increase of 12.73 percent compared with the same period last year.

Although China's import is seeing a decreasing trend, experts are quite happy to observe the rise in exports in the period from January to March.

In March, the country exported 39,672 tons of PSF, nearly 11,689 tons more, demonstrating a growth of 41.77 percent from the previous month and 3.61 percent from the same time last year.

Export value amounted to $49.37 million, up 40.51 percent from the previous month, and 17.64 percent from the same time a year ago; the average export price had gone down by $11 to US $1,245 per ton, a decline of -0.89 percent from the previous month, but up 13.53 percent over prior year.

From January to March, total exports of PSF realized 109,675 tons, a year-on-year increase of 28.98 percent and foreign exchange earned through exports marked $136.37 million, up 45.81 percent from the same time last year; the average export price stood at $1,245 per ton, a boost of 13.11 percent on year.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - China


Must ReadView All

Apparel/Garments | On 28th Jul 2017

DuPont launches new stretchable electronic inks, films

DuPont Advanced Materials has announced availability of its newest...

Textiles | On 28th Jul 2017

Clariant, Huntsman present update on planned merger

Clariant and Huntsman Corporation have presented a first update on...

Apparel/Garments | On 28th Jul 2017

Columbia Sportswear posts Q2 2017 net sales of $398.9 mn

Columbia Sportswear Company has recorded net sales of $398.9 million...

Interviews View All

Yashiki Gumber
Sahiba Fabrics

Fabric does not restrict us from fashion trends

Angelina Francesca Cheang
MY ANJE

'Consumers in the age-group 21 to 38 are driving the activewear trend'

Jurgen Gauger
Spreadshirt

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

Eric Scholler
Groz-Beckert

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Marcel Alberts
Eurofibers

Coating at a fibre level is a practice not usually seen in the...

Steve Cole
Xerium Technologies

Steve Cole of Xerium Technologies discusses the industry. Xerium is the...

Robert Brunner
Devereux

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

Karan Arora
Karan Arora

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

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

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

July 2017

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

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X