Updated Dec 20, 2022 22:07

Bed Linen Market in the United States

Market Overview
The U.S. bed linen market dropped to $ in , which is down by -% 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). Overall, consumption saw a relatively flat trend pattern. As a result, consumption reached the peak level of $, and then contracted in the following year.

In value terms, bed linen production fell modestly to $ in . Overall, production showed a mild decrease. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2014 with an increase of % against the previous year. Over the period under review, production attained the maximum level at $ in 2007; however, from 2008 to , production stood at a somewhat lower figure.


Consumption
In , the amount of bed linen consumed in the United States contracted to tons, with a decrease of -% on the previous year. In general, consumption recorded a relatively flat trend pattern. As a result, consumption attained the peak volume of tons, and then dropped in the following year.

The revenue of the bed linen market in the United States fell to $ in , with a decrease of -% 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). Overall, consumption continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. As a result, consumption reached the peak level of $, and then dropped in the following year.


Consumption by Type
Bed linen of cotton ( tons) constituted the product with the largest volume of consumption, accounting for % of total volume. Moreover, bed linen of cotton exceeded the figures recorded for the second-largest type, bed linen of other woven textiles and non-woven man-made fibres ( tons), threefold.

From 2007 to , the average annual rate of growth in terms of the volume of bed linen of cotton consumptions stood at -%. With regard to the other consumed products, the following average annual rates of growth were recorded: bed linen of other woven textiles and non-woven man-made fibres (+% per year) and bed linen of knitted or crocheted textiles (+% per year).

In value terms, bed linen of cotton ($) led the market, alone. The second position in the ranking was held by bed linen of other woven textiles and non-woven man-made fibres ($).

From 2007 to , the average annual growth rate of the value of bed linen of cotton markets stood at -%. With regard to the other consumed products, the following average annual rates of growth were recorded: bed linen of other woven textiles and non-woven man-made fibres (+% per year) and bed linen of knitted or crocheted textiles (+% per year).


Market Forecast
Driven by rising demand for bed linen in the United States, the market is expected to start an upward consumption trend over the next eight years. The performance of the market is forecast to increase slightly, with an anticipated CAGR of +% for the period from to , which is projected to bring the market volume to tons by the end of .

In value terms, the market is forecast to increase with an anticipated CAGR of +% for the period from to , which is projected to bring the market value to $ (in nominal prices) by the end of .


Market Structure
Driven by a growing demand, the share of imports in total supply in the United States increased significantly over the last fifteen-year period (from % to %). In , the share of imports in total consumption accounted for % in value terms and % in physical terms. The share of imports increased moderately ( percentage point) over the period under review.


Trade Balance
The United States remains a net importer of bed linen; in physical and value terms, imports consistently exceeded exports from 2007 to . In , there was a significant trade deficit of tons, which was equal to $. This tangible trade deficit reflects the fact that the market remains dependent on imports, which is likely to continue in the medium term.