Denim Fabrics Imports Into US Falls 19% : Jan-May,2014
US denim fabric imports are in a constant decline mode . While the imports declined 6.1% in 2013 , an alarming reduction of 19.2% in 2014 (Jan-May) reflects the reduced demand for the fabric for jeans production activities in US as well as for re-export . Domestic production of denim fabrics in US is already declining and hence the overall reduction in jeans production could be more.
We will see in this report :
a) Table showing imports of denim fabrics in 2013, 2013 Jan to May and 2014 Jan to May from different countries around the world . The % changes in the period Jan-May in 2014 over the same period in 2013 are also shown. b) Table showing average prices emanating from different exporting countries during these three different periods. The prices are given in USD/ Sq mtrs c) Table showing average prices from different countries in Linear mtrs. d) Top countries exporting denim fabrics in 2013 and 2014 e) Analysis