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Trends in world textile and clothing trade, 2022

This latest update of this series of reports contains the most recent comprehensive statistical data, information and insight into global textile and clothing trade.

10th January 2023

Innovation in Textiles
 |  United Kingdom


Report summary

The report identifies key trends, it includes information on textile and clothing deficits and surpluses, and it analyses the trade activities of the world's leading textile and clothing exporting and importing countries and regions.

The report presents a wealth of information, and it is essential for anyone involved in buying or sourcing textiles and clothing. World textile and clothing trade increased sharply to a record high of US$889 bn in 2021.

The world's biggest exporter of textiles in 2021 was China, followed by the EU and India. China was also the world's biggest exporter of clothing, followed by the EU and Bangladesh. Meanwhile, the EU was the world's biggest importer of textiles, followed by the USA, and it was the world's biggest importer of clothing, followed by the USA, Japan and the UK.

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Publisher: Textiles Intelligence

'Trends in world textile and clothing trade, 2022'

41 pages, published in December 2022 

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