1. Zara, a Spanish
fast fashion retailer and the first Inditex brand, has launched
its products available to online shoppers in an additional 106
countries. The launch means Zara apparel will be available in
Netkanika Company plans to invest around US$ 10 million in
modernisation and increase nonwovens capacity by 40%. The
majority of the company’s products are supplied to the Russian
agricultural industry, the hygiene, disposable and medical
clothing, mattresses, and protective membranes sectors, as well
as other products.
exports of textile and textile products have already reached the
value of US$12.4 billion in 2017, exceeding the Indonesian
Textile Association (API)'s target of US$11.8 billion.
garment exports to non-traditional markets have seen a nearly
10% rise to US$4.67 billion in the last fiscal year. Among the
non-traditional markets, Japan and India have contributed the
highest to total exports earnings.
5. The US
Department of Agriculture shows that the United States, Brazil,
India, and Australia are now the world’s top cotton exporters,
leaving Egypt trailing far behind.
textile and apparel makers are going through a painful
industrial restructuring. While the country is still the world's
largest clothing exporter with enormous production capacity,
oversupply at home, high labour costs, and rising global
protectionism have all eroded its competitiveness.
7. In Bangladesh
home textile market registers a robust growth and experts say
the demand is expected to reach US$ 160 billion by 2025. The
United States and EU countries import lion’s share of home
textile products, which is 60% to 70% of the global market.
market share by value in the global textile and clothing
industry fell from 38.6% in 2016 to 35.8% in 2017, with a
downward trend in major apparel importing regions such as the
US, European Union and Japan.
9. Europe and
America’s major retailing companies like IKEA, Carrefour, Asda,
Littlewood, Maurice Phillips, Wal-Mart and Redcats are importing
home textile products from Bangladesh. As demand is increasing,
domestic producers are also increasing their product range, and
they’re going to expand the industries.