Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Wool imports surge in Jan-June period
Wool imports surge in Jan-June period
04
Aug '09
According to customs statistics, China's wool imports reached about 166,400 tons in the first half of this year, an increase of 1.32 percent compared to the same period of the previous year.

Among the import figures, imports of raw wool were 136,000 tons, increase of 8.06 percent year-on-year; imports of cleaned wool were 17,400 tons, down 26.92 percent year-on-year; import of wool tops were 8,361 tons, down 8.26 percent year-on-year; imports of carbonized wool realized 3,275 tons, an increase of 1.23 percent year-on-year.

Australia is still the biggest supplier of wool to China. In the first half, China's wool imports from Australia realized 99,680 tons, a growth of 6.34 percent compared to the same period of the previous year, of which, imports of raw wool were 94,160 tons, an increase of 5.59 percent year-on-year.

Wool imports from New Zealand marked 24,490 tons, representing a year-on-year growth of about 1,653 tons, an increase of 7.24 percent. Of which, imports of raw wool were 16,800 tons, an increase of about 9.73 percent year-on-year and imports of cleaned wool were 7,403 tons, an increase of about 6.95 percent.

Wool imports from Uruguay stood at 12,180 tons, down 1.35 percent year-on-year, but imports of wool tops were 6,088 tons, an increase of about 56.12 percent. Wool imports from South Africa scored 8,710 tons, an increase of 54.59 percent year-on-year and imports from UK realized 4,259 tons, an increase of 75.53 percent.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - China


Must ReadView All

Courtesy: Fancycrave.com from Pexels

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jun 2018

EU's retaliatory duty on US apparel takes effect

As part of the three-pronged response outlined by the European...

NCC applauds House passage of farm legislation

Textiles | On 22nd Jun 2018

NCC applauds House passage of farm legislation

The National Cotton Council (NCC) of the US has welcomed the passage...

Courtesy: Roman Pohorecki from Pexels

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Jun 2018

UK launches inquiry on sustainability of fashion industry

The Environmental Audit Committee of the UK Parliament has launched...

Interviews View All

Poojaa Kumar Deepak
Zeven

Zeven's performance sports apparel is designed for the Indian body type,...

Anshul Sood
Oceedee

‘Indian footwear market is nascent and largely a trend follower’

Frank Gossmann
Rotorcraft AG

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

Vikas Banduke

Softech Controls Private Limited (SCPL) is a part of the Cotmac Group, an...

Anupam Arya

<div>Jaipur-based Fabriclore Retailing Pvt. Ltd. is attempting to revive...

Suresh P Bagrecha

Komal Texfab, founded in 1981, is into manufacturing of knitted fabrics,...

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

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

Eric Scholler
Groz-Beckert

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

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

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

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

Silvia Venturini Fendi
Fendi s.r.l

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

Priya Somaiya
Usha Social Services

The Usha Silai label from Usha International is all set for a retail...

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

Leave your Comments


June 2018

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

news category


Related Categories:

Advanced Search