Bed Linen Market - Germany’s Exports of Bed Linen Increased to $528M in 2014

Other Textiles July 14, 2015
Author: Olga Minchina
Account Manager

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Germany was one of the leading countries in the global bed linen trade. In 2014, Germany exported 41 million units of bed linen totaling 528 million USD, 9% over the previous year. Its primary trading partner was Austria, where it supplied 14% of its total bed linen exports on the bed linen market in value terms, accounting for 22% of Austria's total imports.

From 2007 to 2014, Germany was a net importer of bed linen. Over this period, imports consistently exceeded exports in value terms. In physical terms, this difference was less pronounced.

China and Pakistan were also among the other leaders in the global bed linen trade from 2007 to 2014. However, the fastest growing exporters from 2007 to 2014 were the Netherlands (+21% per year) and Germany (+17% per year).

In 2014, Germany's top 5 trading partners were Switzerland, Austria, Italy, the Netherlands and Spain, with a combined 54% share of Germany's bed linen exports. The share of Italy increased modestly (+3 percentage points), while the share of Austria dropped precipitously (-16 percentage points).

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Source: World: Bed Linen - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2020