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Market for textiles & clothing grows by 8.18% in 2007 - Survey

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Dec '08
•Market for Shirt:
The total market size of readymade shirts has stood at 419 million pieces in 2007 as compared to 399 million pieces in 2006. The demand for shirt has thus gone up by 5.01 percent in 2007 over the demand in 2006.

The man-made and blended/mixed shirts are more popular with a demand share of 71.12 percent as against 28.88 percent of pure cotton shirts. The demand for cotton shirts during this period are estimated at 121 million pieces and man-made and blended/mixed shirts are estimated at 298 million pieces.

•Market for Shirting (cloth in running metres):
The total market size of shirting has stood at 1817 million metres in 2007 as compared to 1648 million metres in 2006, thus pushing up the aggregate demand by 10.25 percent. Out of the above, the urban areas have a share of 26.53 percent and rural areas a share of 73.47 percent.

The man-made and blended/mixed shirting is more popular with a demand share of 90.75 percent as against 9.25 percent of pure cotton shirting. The demand for cotton shirting material during the period is estimated at 168 million metres and for man-made and blended/mixed shirting it is estimated at 1649 million metres.

•Market for Trousers:
The total market size of readymade trousers is 314 million pieces in 2007 as compared to 292 million pieces in 2006. The demand for trousers has thus gone up by 7.53 percent. Out of the above, the urban areas have a share of 44.27 percent and rural areas a share of 55.73 percent. The trousers market shows a consistent and gradual increase in size.

The man-made and blended/mixed trousers more popular with a demand share of 73.25 percent of the market as against 26.75 percent of cotton trousers. The demand for cotton trousers during this period is estimated at 84 million pieces and for man-made and blended/mixed trousers it is estimated at 230 million pieces.

Market for Jeans (Male):
The total market size of readymade Jeans (Male) has been estimated at 173 million pieces in 2007 as compared to 163 million pieces in 2006. Out of the above, the urban areas have a share of 43.35 percent and rural areas a share of 56.65 percent.

•Market for Jeans (Female):
The total market size of Jeans (F) has stood at 9 million pieces in 2007 as compared to 8 million pieces in 2006. The urban consumers mainly dominate in the usage pattern and this is close to 100 percent.

•Market for Coating and Suiting:
The total market size of coating/suiting has stood at 564 million metres in 2007 as compared to 558 million metres in 2006. The demand for coating/suiting has thus gone up by 1.08 percent. Out of the above, the urban areas have a share of 44.15 percent and rural areas a share of 55.85 percent.


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