Facebook Pinterest Search Icon SourcingJournal_horiz Tumbler Twitter Shape photo-camera graph-trend Shape latest-news icon / user

Global Yarn and Fabric Production Fell in First Quarter

COVID-19 recovery is on the horizon but the pandemic's impact on sustainability, retail, product development and consumer buying patterns means the denim industry must evolve. Join Rivet on April 20th at 11 am ET for the COVID, One Year Later roundtable.

Amid rising trade tensions and uneven economic conditions, global yarn and fabric manufacturing showed significant declines in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the fourth quarter of the prior year. The International Textile Manufactures Federation (ITMF) reported that world yarn production decreased 9 percent in the period. Increases of 3 percent in the U.S….

This content is for Annual and Limited members only. You can read up to five free articles each month with a Limited Level Subscription. Please log in, or subscribe.

Log In Subscribe

More from our brands

Access exclusive content Become a Member Today!