China’s Textile Exports Outperform Apparel Exports in March

According to provisional statistics released by the China General Administration of Customs, the nation’s exports of textiles and apparel in March 2019 grew by 28.2% over the same month of last year to US$18,181.7 million.

Exports of textiles increased by 35.6% to US$9,524.0, and surpassed exports of apparel (up 20.9% to US$8,657.7 million).

January-March 2019 exports of textiles and apparel decreased by 2.2% to US$56,330.8 million: textiles, US$26,900.7 million (up 3.9%) and apparel, US$29,430.1 million (down 6.5%).