Which Country Exports the Most Woven Pile Fabrics and Chenille Fabrics in the World?

Textiles May 28, 2018
Author: Sergey Avramenko
Head of Global Markets Research Team

Global pile and chenille fabric exports stood at 251K tonnes in 2016, descending by -2.0% against the previous year figure. Overall, pile and chenille fabric exports continue to indicate a significant decrease. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2010, when export increased by 3% y-o-y. Global pile and chenille fabric export peaked of 355K tonnes in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

In value terms, pile and chenille fabric exports amounted to $2.2B in 2016. In general, pile and chenille fabric exports continue to indicate a deep setback. Over the period under review, global pile and chenille fabric exports reached its maximum level of $4.5B in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2016, it failed to regain its strength.

Top Pile And Chenille Fabric Exporting Countries in the World

1. China (993.6 million USD)

2. Turkey (184.3 million USD)

3. Italy (137.4 million USD)

4. Germany (98.7 million USD)

5. Portugal (75.9 million USD)

6. USA (54.8 million USD)

7. Spain (52.6 million USD)

Pile And Chenille Fabric Exports By Country

Pile And Chenille Fabric Export Prices By Country

The average pile and chenille fabric export price stood at $8,584 per tonne in 2016, lowering by -4.6% against the previous year. In general, pile and chenille fabric export price continues to indicate a noticeable shrinkage. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011, when export increased by 20% y-o-y. Global pile and chenille fabric export peaked of $13 per kg in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2016, it stood at a somewhat lower level.

There were significant differences in the average export prices amongst major exporting countries. In 2016, the country with the highest export prices was Italy ($20 per kg), while China ($5,524 per tonne) was among the lowest.

From 2007 to 2016, the most notable growth rate of pile and chenille fabric export prices was attained by Portugal (+8.9% per year), while the other global leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

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All data provided in this article covers the following product: HS Code 5801 - Fabrics; woven pile and chenille fabrics, other than fabrics of heading no. 5802 or 5806.

Source: World: Woven Pile Fabrics And Chenille Fabrics - Market Report. Analysis and Forecast to 2025