Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Underwear exports register slow growth

Underwear exports register slow growth

Aug '07
In the past five years, the export quantity of Chinese underwear has increased 17.83 percent each year while the export value has risen by 23.40 percent.

However, in the first five months of this year, Chinese underwear's export quantity rose by just 4.897 percent while its value inched up by 11.67 percent.

Though Chinese under wears are exported to over 200 countries, Japan, EU and the US remain its main export markets.

In the first five months of this year, China exported 790 million pieces of underwear to Japan, down 1.57 percent than the same period last year. The value of the exported goods was US $1.866 billion, down 1.32 percent; however, the average price was $2.36 a piece, up 0.26 percent.

As far as the European market is concerned, the export of Chinese underwear to Germany went up sharply. In the first five months of 2007, China exported 207 million pieces to Germany, up 42.58 percent than the same period in 2006. The export price was $1.56, up 8.56 percent.

The export value of Chinese bras rose 112.64 percent in 2006; but, in the first five months of this year, the export value went down by 5.72 percent.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - China

Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 25th Oct 2021

China hopes to attract over 1 trn yuan of foreign investment in 2021

China is expected to attract more than $156.51 billion of foreign...

WTO Deputy Director-General Anabel González PIC: WTO

Textiles | On 25th Oct 2021

Digitised logistics services smoothening supply chain operations: WTO

The digitalisation of logistics services, accelerated by the...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 25th Oct 2021

Hong Kong to strengthen status as global shipping centre: Minister Li

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region will strengthen its...

Interviews View All

Florian Heubrandner, Lenzing AG

Florian Heubrandner
Lenzing AG

Sustainable and eco-friendly fibres remain in the minority

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Blockchains will be in heavy use by early adopters by 2025

Florian Heubrandner, Lenzing AG

Florian Heubrandner
Lenzing AG

Cannot see the world breaking away from cotton & polyester

Chendhuran Sundar,

Chendhuran Sundar

It manufactures and retails menswear garments in India under the brand...

Susan Bhaktul,

Susan Bhaktul

Established in 2000 as a liaison with the Government of India, Industree...

Benedetta Terraneo,

Benedetta Terraneo

Miko Srl, a subsidiary of US-based Sage Automotive Interiors and a member...

Ian Russell, Pireta

Ian Russell

UK-based Pireta has developed a unique free-form process to add durable,...

Seth Casden, Hologenix

Seth Casden

Hologenix is a material sciences company dedicated to developing products...

Tiasha Renganathan, Twinery Innovations by MAS

Tiasha Renganathan
Twinery Innovations by MAS

Twinery-Innovations by MAS is the innovation arm of Sri Lankan company MAS ...

Manish Malhotra, Label Manish Malhotra

Manish Malhotra
Label Manish Malhotra

A multitalented designer and founder of an eponymous label, Manish...

Abhishek Bajaj & Samiksha Bajaj, Samshek

Abhishek Bajaj & Samiksha Bajaj

Samshek is a fashion forward tech brand which combines digital experience...

Raghavendra Rathore, Label Raghavendra Rathore Jodhpur

Raghavendra Rathore
Label Raghavendra Rathore Jodhpur

Being one of the first designers to use the "Brand India" positioning for...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies


Leave your Comments

October 2021

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

Advanced Search