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Textile and Apparel Imports Up Over 2016; Vietnam, Mexico See Biggest Value Gains in March

Monday, May 08, 2017
Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report

The International Trade Administration’s Office of Textiles and Apparel has reported the following statistics on textile and apparel imports from major source countries for March 2017.

 

Square meter equivalents

Change from 2016

Dollar value

Change from 2016

China

1.59 billion

+14.0

$1.92 billion

+0.2

India

470.3 million

+6.3

$735.2 million

+6.0

Vietnam

344.2 million

+11.3

$831.8 million

+12.5

Pakistan

222.0 million

+3.5

$240.5 million

+5.0

Mexico

218.9 million

+5.6

$406.4 million

+12.4

Korea

141.3 million

-0.4

$71.4 million

-6.9

Honduras

102.8 million

+13.6

$221.9 million

+5.8

Canada

88.8 million

-2.3

$108.6 million

-3.4

Cambodia

82.3 million

+4.0

$172.4 million

-0.4

Turkey

62.0 million

-22.0

$108.8 million

-1.6

OTEXA has also reported the following statistics on textile and apparel imports from major source countries for the year-to-date in 2017.

 

Square meter equivalents

Change from 2016

Dollar value

Change from 2016

China

6.39 billion

+1.42

$7.85 billion

-9.50

India

1.30 billion

+8.06

$2.0 billion

+1.28

Vietnam

1.14 billion

+7.02

$2.84 billion

+4.17

Pakistan

637 million

+2.88

$689 million

+2.50

Bangladesh

636 million

+2.27

$1.43 billion

-5.23

Mexico

601 million

+4.67

$1.11 billion

+5.48

Indonesia

454 million

-4.41

$1.26 billion

-3.86

Korea

384 million

+1.53

$203 million

-6.82

Honduras

251 million

+4.85

$557 million

+0.06

Canada

251 million

-5.91

$301 million

-7.54

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