>>
Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Sri Lankan textiles & garment exports grow 9.4% in 2014
Sri Lankan textiles & garment exports grow 9.4% in 2014
23
Mar '15
The export of textiles and garments from Sri Lanka increased by 9.4 per cent to US$ 4.929 billion in 2014, compared to exports of $4.508 billion made in 2013, according to the data from the Economics Research Department of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka.
 
The 9.4 per cent growth rate registered by the textiles and garment exports was greater than 6.5 per cent and 7 per cent growth rates witnessed by Sri Lankan industrial exports and total exports during the year, the data showed.
 
Textiles and clothing accounted for 59.75 per cent of Sri Lankan industrial exports and 44.34 per cent of all exports made by Sri Lanka in 2014.
 
On the other hand, the import of textiles and textile articles by Sri Lanka grew by 13.8 per cent to $2.327 billion in 2014, as against imports of $2.045 billion made in the previous year.
 
The increase in imports of textiles and textile articles shows expansion of garment manufacturing in the island country. (RKS)
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th May 2022

World economy projected to grow by 3.1% in 2022: UN

The world economy is projected to grow by 3.1 per cent in 2022,...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th May 2022

85% of clothes, textiles in US dumped in landfill or incinerator: NIST

Only about 15 per cent of used clothes and other textiles in the...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 20th May 2022

Lowering logistics costs key to Vietnam’s export competitiveness

Reducing logistics costs is crucial to raising competitiveness of...

Interviews View All

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Extension of RoSCTL to boost textile exports

Textile Industry, Head Honchos

Textile Industry
Head Honchos

Increase foreign exchange and create jobs

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Delay in adopting water sustainability both financially & environmentally...

Atul Ganatra,

Atul Ganatra

<div>Engaged in providing a wide range of services to the entire cotton...

Ilan Palacci,

Ilan Palacci

France-based Ever Dye develops an innovative dyeing process combined with...

Kishina Daruka and Mishika Daruka,

Kishina Daruka and Mishika Daruka

Headquartered in Kolkata, India, sustainable clothing brand Ora was...

Serkan Gogus, Mogul Nonwovens

Serkan Gogus
Mogul Nonwovens

Mogul is a global player ranked among the top 40 nonwoven producers in the ...

Francesco Vergentini, A.Celli Nonwovens

Francesco Vergentini
A.Celli Nonwovens

A.Celli Nonwovens offers a complete range of rewinders and rewinders...

Suresh Patel, Non Woven Federation of India

Suresh Patel
Non Woven Federation of India

The Non Woven Federation of India (NWFI), representing the regional...

Reynu Taandon, Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Reynu Taandon
Label Reynu Taandon + Nikhita

Renowned womenswear designer <b>Reynu Taandon </b>has been serving the...

Andre Walker, Label - Andre Walker

Andre Walker
Label - Andre Walker

Andre Walker is a New York-based renowned designer, creative director,...

Frederick Anderson, Brand - Frederick Anderson

Frederick Anderson
Brand - Frederick Anderson

New York-based designer Frederick Anderson has been in the fashion...

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

ESTEEMED CLIENTS

Lottmann Communications
Mesdan SPA
Woolmark Services India Pvt. Ltd.
Cat Tuong Real Estate Group Joint Stock Company
SUZHOU TUE HI-TECH NONWOVEN MACHINERY CO.,LTD
Pt. Peraga Nusantara Jaya Sakti
Inter Expo Center Ltd.
H. Stoll AG & Company KG
Lectra Technologies India Pvt Ltd.
Aleph Srl
Esprit Europe Services GmbH
TESTEX AG, Swiss Textile Testing Institute
Applied DNA Sciences Inc
Vardhman Textile Ltd
Tchibo GmbH
Aquarelle Clothing Limited
Alix Partners
Rayonese Textile Inc., Division de Culp Inc.
Mayer & Cie. GmbH & Co. KG
Marzoli Machines Textile s.r.l.
TÜYAP IHTISAS FUARLARI A.S.
G.A.S. unternehmenskommunikation gmbh
Centric Software
LC Waikiki
Seasalt Limited
SYNERGIES HONG KONG LIMITED
John Varvatos
Palexpo SA
EMBEE CORPORATION
X-Rite Asia Pacific Limited (HK)
Walmart
Calvin Klein
Groz-Beckert KG
Loris Bellini S.r.l.
COTTON COUNCIL INTERNATIONAL
Gloria Jeans
TEXVALLEY MARKET LIMITED
Copenhagen Fashion Summit
Puma
Xtema - Thomas Lebherz Textilmaschinen
Weitmann & Konrad GmbH & Co. KG
Lenzing Aktiengesellschaft
H;&M Hennes ;& Mauritz (Far East) Ltd
Sateri (Jiujiang) Fiber Co.,Ltd
GHCL LIMITED
Recron Polyester from Reliance Industries Limited
Itema Weaving (India) Private Limited
Green Fibre
Page Industries Limited (Bangalore)
Sainsbury's Argos Asia Limited
Haelixa AG
Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH
Kornit Digital Asia Pacific Ltd
KAS Direct Sourcing
CSGIA(China Screen Printing & Graphic Imaging Association)
Karl Mayer Textilmaschinenfabrik GmbH
Splash
Lenzing Aktiengesellschaft - India
FESPA (Reigate)
Stahl Holdings B.V.,
Lifestyle
Lacoste (Wanchai)
Dow Silicones Corporation
Jiangsu Yingyang Nonwoven Machinery Company Limited
Shima Seiki Mfg. Ltd.
Hirdaramani International Export Private Limited
Varner AS Retail
Target Corporation (MN)
Vianney Textil Hogar S.A. De C.V.
IKEA of Sweden AB
Officina Meccanica Dora Enrico Srl
Abit
Deckers Outdoor (Guangzhou) Consultant Co., LTD.
Messe Duesseldorf
Reiter India Private Limited
GERBER TECHNOLOGY LTD.
Tory Burch Hong Kong Ltd
Equinox Impex India
Amazon China
JES MEDIA, INC
HYOSUNG CORPORATION INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED
Truetzschler India Private Limited
Sportmaster Ltd.
Tuyap Tum Fuarcilik Yapim A.S.
Restoque S.A.
Helly Hansen Far East Ltd
BRINKMANN GMBH
Telangana State Industrial Infrastructure Corporation Limited (TSllC Ltd)
MAS Active / MAS Kreeda / MAS Bodyline
Nandan Denim Limited
THE BOMBAY DYEING ;& MFG.CO. LTD
Phong Phu international JSC (PPJ)
International Textile Manufacturers Federation
Rieter India Private Limited
Tradewind International Servicing
DuPont de Nemours, Inc.,
Boardriders Asia Sourcing Limited
Under Armour Global Sourcing Ltd
Rosset ;& Cia Limited
The LYCRA Company Singapore  Pte. Ltd
Datatex Consulting Srl
The Top Form Brassiere Manufacturing Company Limited
Chori Company Limited
Comasia Limited
EPCH
UBM China (Shanghai)
C;&A Sourcing International Ltd
Lisa S.P.A.
BIANCA
Kern – Liebers Textile
ITMA Services Pte Ltd
Eurofins BLC Leather Technology Centre Ltd
Nihalani Events Management
IDH – The Sustainable Trade Initiative
Istanbul Fuarcilik A.S.
Zünd Systemtechnik AG
BIMBA ;& LOLA SL
Benetton Group
Maceton Limited
Gokaldas Exports Limited
Colours India Inc
Indofil Industries Limited - Specialty & Performance Chemicals Division
Hela Clothing Pvt Ltd
G-Star Raw C.V.
Datacolor AG Europe
Babyshop
Permoda(Koaj/Armi/Pronto/Bkul)
BTSR International S.P.A.
EUROVET ASIA LTD
SHAHI Exports Pvt Ltd
Etam Group Strategy Hong Kong Limited
Midas Clothing Limited
Meera Dyestuff Industries
J ;& P Coats
IFF Media Ag - International Media Services
Brückner Trockentechnik GmbH & Co. KG
K AND D ITMACH EXPOSITIONS LLP
Alison Hayes Romania
Arvind Limited
Bluestem Global Sourcing Limited
Groz-Beckert East Asia LLP
Brandix Lanka Limited
TESCO INTERNATIONAL SOURCING LIMITED
Recron Polyester from Reliance Industries Limited
GIOVANNI BOZZETTO S.p.A.
OVS Hong Kong Sourcing Ltd.
IIGM Private Limited
Decathlon
Landmark Group
The LYCRA Company Singapore  Pte. Ltd
International Sourcing Expo Australia
Bluesign Technologies Ag
Zydex Industries
VNU Exhibitions Asia
Shanghai  Aige Exhibition Service Co., Ltd
APLF Limited
FULGAR SpA
Performance Days
Thermore (Far East) Ltd.
BIRLA CENTURY A DIVISION OF CENTURY TEXTILES AND INDUSTRIES
Savio Macchine Tessili S.P.A.
Coats Digital Limited
Newtech Textile Technology Development (Shanghai) Company Limited
Desigual - ABASIC, S.A.
Tommy Hilfiger
Grasim Industries Limited
Flainox S.r.l.
T.T. Limited
BTC Textiles LLC
Gatsby Africa
Jindal Worldwide Limited
Gap International Sourcing Limited
USTER
KIABI
ZAITEX spa
Chico’ FAS
Infor (Hong Kong) Limited
NITI Aayog
Saurer Textile Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Sportswear Company Spa
Taiwan Textile Federation (TTF)
Asos
Thai Trade Center
Italian Trade Commission
China World International Exhibition Company Limited
Thai Acrylic Fibre Company Limited
Guess Europe Sagl,
Lululemon Athletica Inc
CGS Inc.
Color Service s.r.l.
N9 World Technologies Private Limited
Huntsman (Singapore) Pte Ltd
PVH Corporation
Eastman Chemical Company
NV Michel Van de Wiele
Aramark Uniform ;& Career Apparel, LLC
DyStar India Pvt. Ltd
Indo Tex

May 2022

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


Advanced Search