Table Linen Market Overview in Germany
In value terms, table linen production rose to $ in 2019 estimated in export prices. Over the period under review, production, however, showed a pronounced reduction. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 when the production volume increased by % against the previous year. Table linen production peaked at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2019, production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The size of the table linen market in Germany dropped slightly to $ in 2019, almost unchanged from 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). In general, consumption, however, continues to indicate a pronounced decline. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2011 with an increase of % y-o-y. Table linen consumption peaked at $ in 2008; however, from 2009 to 2019, consumption stood at a somewhat lower figure.