Overview of the Market for Pile And Chenille Fabric in France
In value terms, pile and chenille fabric production dropped to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production, however, continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 with an increase of % y-o-y. Pile and chenille fabric production peaked at $ in 2012; however, from 2013 to 2019, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The value of the pile and chenille fabric market in France reached $ in 2019, leveling off at 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). Over the period under review, consumption showed a slight setback. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2015 when the market value increased by % year-to-year. Pile and chenille fabric consumption peaked at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2019, consumption failed to regain the momentum.