Wadding Of Textile Market Overview in the European Union
In value terms, wadding of textile production shrank to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. In general, production showed a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2010 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. The level of production peaked at $ in 2011; however, from 2012 to 2019, production failed to regain the momentum.
The countries with the highest volumes of wadding of textile production in 2019 were Germany ( tonnes), Italy ( tonnes) and Poland ( tonnes), with a combined % share of total production. These countries were followed by France, the Netherlands, Spain, Bulgaria, Hungary, Lithuania, Greece, Portugal and Belgium, which together accounted for a further %.
From 2007 to 2019, the biggest increases were in Bulgaria, while wadding of textile production for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.
The size of the wadding of textile market in the European Union fell slightly to $ in 2019, remaining relatively unchanged against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). The market value increased at an average annual rate of +% over the period from 2007 to 2019; however, the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 with an increase of % against the previous year. As a result, consumption attained the peak level of $; afterwards, it flattened through to 2019.
From 2007 to 2019, the most notable rate of growth in terms of wadding of textile consumption, amongst the key consuming countries, was attained by France, while wadding of textile consumption for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.
In value terms, France ($), Germany ($) and Italy ($) were the countries with the highest levels of market value in 2019, together accounting for % of the total market.
France saw the highest growth rate of market size, in terms of the main consuming countries over the period under review, while wadding of textile market for the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.
In 2019, the highest levels of wadding of textile per capita consumption was registered in Estonia ( kg per persons), followed by Italy ( kg per persons), Germany ( kg per persons) and Portugal ( kg per persons), while the world average per capita consumption of wadding of textile was estimated at kg per persons.
In Estonia, wadding of textile per capita consumption expanded at an average annual rate of +% over the period from 2007-2019. The remaining consuming countries recorded the following average annual rates of per capita consumption growth: Italy (+% per year) and Germany (+% per year).