Overview of the Market for Bed Linen Of Cotton in the Netherlands
In value terms, bed linen of cotton production totaled $1.2M in 2010 estimated in export prices. In general, bed linen of cotton production continues to indicate a precipitous decrease. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 when production volume decreased by -0.5% y-o-y. Bed linen of cotton production peaked at $2.6M in 2007; however, from 2008 to 2010, production remained at a lower figure.
The revenue of the bed linen of cotton market in the Netherlands amounted to $138M in 2010, reducing by -18.4% 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 +2.1% from 2007 to 2010; the trend pattern indicated some noticeable fluctuations being recorded in certain years. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2008 when the market value increased by 34% y-o-y. In that year, the bed linen of cotton market attained its peak level of $174M. From 2009 to 2010, the growth of the bed linen of cotton market remained at a lower figure.