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Textile Materials - Global Business Strategic Report

  • ID: 338797
  • May 2012
  • Region: Global
  • 844 Pages
  • Global Industry Analysts, Inc

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Textile Materials in Thousand Tons by the following Product Groups: Textile Fibers, and Textile Yarns. Product Segments analyzed for Textile Fibers include Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics, and Other Synthetic Fibers), Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber, & Silk Fiber), and Specialty Fibers/Products. Product Segments analyzed for Textile Yarns include Cotton Yarn, Wool Yarn, Jute Yarn, Yarn of Other Vegetable Fibers, and Synthetic Yarn. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2009 through 2017. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

The report profiles 407 companies including many key and niche players such as Acordis BV, Aditya Birla Group, Grasim Industries Limited, Jaya Shree Textiles, Advansa Sasa Polyester Sanayi AS., Aksa Akrilik Kimya Sanayii A.S., Asahi Kasei Fibers Corporation, Barnhardt Manufacturing Company, Celanese Acetate, Crescent Textile Mills, READ MORE >

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TEXTILE MATERIALS

A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT

CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS
Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
Disclaimers I-2
Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-3
Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3
Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
I. Textile Fibers I-4
Man-Made/Synthetic Fibers I-4
Polyester I-4
Nylon/Aramid Fiber I-5
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber I-5
Cellulosics I-5
Natural Fibers I-5
Specialty Fibers/Products I-6
Elastomers Versus Nonwovens I-6
II. Textile Yarns I-6
Synthetic Yarn I-6
Cotton Yarn I-7
Wool Yarn I-7

II. Executive Summary

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1
Recession and Textile Fiber II-1
2008 - A Year of Mixed Fortunes II-1
Recession Brings In Capacity Rationalization II-1
Global Fiber Production Rises II-2
Table 1: Share of Natural and Manmade Fibers in Global Fiber
Supply (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-3
Fiber Production, Consumption and Pricing Trends in the
Global Markets II-3
Table 2: World Textile Fiber Production (2000-2009) - Output
for Natural Fibers (Cotton, Wool, and Silk), and
Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Noncellulosic and Cellulosic) (In
‘000 Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-4
China, a Key Player in Worldwide Fiber Market II-5
China Leads Global Manmade Fiber Production II-5
Textile Fibers Market Worldwide II-5
A Brief Perspective of the Market II-5
Nature of the Textile Industry II-6
Textile Market - Its Correlation with Income Level II-6
Increasing Consumption of Synthetic Fibers II-6
Leading Markets II-7

2. MARKET TRENDS II-8
Fiber Consumption Upbeat in 2009 II-8
Glass Fiber Market - Outlook II-8
Asia Expands Share in Manmade Fiber Market II-8
Evolution of Global Standards for Organic Fibers II-8
Organic Apparel Catches the Fancy of Consumers II-8
Asia Pacific Markets Witness Growth in Demand for Acrylic Fibers II-9
Brazil to Emerge as a Major Player in the Global Apparel and
Textiles Market II-9
Consumer Going for Textiles II-9
Cotton Fabrics - In Demand II-10
Textile Market Favoring Developing Nations II-10
Cotton Demand Perks Up, but Production Slides II-10
China - Vitalizing Textile Market II-10

3. ISSUES IMPACTING THE INDUSTRY II-11
Manufacturers Improving Productivity II-11
Problems Faced by the Spinner II-11
High Raw Material Costs II-11
Cotton - A Major Influence on Pricing II-11
Fiber Price Trends II-11
The Asian Cost Advantage II-12
Developing Nations Gaining at the Cost of Developed Nations II-12
Synthetic & High-Tech Fabrics - Popular with Designers II-12
Difficulties in Dyeing of Wool/Cotton Blends II-13

4. SYNTHETIC FIBERS II-14
Synthetic Fiber: The Evolution II-14
Market Overview II-14
Key Markets for Synthetic Fibers II-14
Table 3: Manmade Fiber Production Worldwide by Major
Producing Countries (2009): Production in Million Tons for
China, India, US, Taiwan, Korea and Rest of World (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-15

Table 4: Global Manmade Staple Fiber and Filament Yarn
Production by Type (2008 & 2009): Volume Production in ‘000
Tons for Synthetics (Polyester, Polyamide, Polypropylene,
Acrylics, and Others) and Cellulosics (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-16

Table 5: Global Manmade Staple Fiber Production by Type
(2009): Volume Production in ‘000 Tons for Synthetics
(Polyester, Polyamide, Polypropylene, Acrylics, and Others)
and Cellulosics (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-17

Table 6: Global Manmade Filament Yarn Production by Type
(2009): Volume Production in ‘000 Tons for Synthetics
(Polyester, Polyamide, Polypropylene, and Others) and
Cellulosics (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-18

Table 7: World Imports and Exports of Raw-Manmade Fibers
(1991-2006) (In 000 pounds) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-19
Cellulosic and Non-Cellulosic - Two Main Categories II-19
Developing Countries Account for Higher Demand II-19
Recent Past Developments in the Manmade Fibers Industry II-20
Cellulose - Raw Material for Cellulosic Fibers II-20
Cellulosic Vs. Synthetics II-20
Synthetic Fiber - Production Process II-21
Polymerization - A Process to Manufacture Synthetic Fibers II-21
Undesirable Effects of Dyestuffs Used in Chemical Fibers II-21
Polyester II-22
Market Overview II-22
Table 8: Global Polyester Fiber Production: 2005- 2009 (In
Million Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-22
Polyester Staple Fiber (PSF) - Following Suit II-22
A Remarkable Presence II-23
Asia Dominates the Global Polyester Market II-23
Major Polyester Producing Nations II-23
Table 9: Polyester Fibers and Yarns Production Worldwide by
Major Producing Countries (2008 & 2009): Volume Production
for China, India, Taiwan, Korea, Europe, North America,
Japan, South America and Rest of World In Thousand Tons
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-24

Table 10: Polyester Industrial Yarn Exports Worldwide by
Country of Destination (2007-2009): Volume Exports for
China, Korea, Taiwan, France, Netherlands and US In Thousand
Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-25
Textiles: Primary End Market II-25
Pricing Trends II-25
Factors Influencing Polyester Market II-26
Properties of Polyester II-26
Production Process of Polyester II-26
Types of Polyester Fiber II-27
Polyester Filament (PFY) II-27
Polyester Staple Fiber (PSF) II-27
Polyester Chips: The Raw Material II-28
Polyester Filament Versus Polyester Staple Fiber II-28
Acrylic Fiber II-28
Market Overview II-28
China: A Global Leader II-28
Table 11: Acrylic Fibers Production by Major Producing
Countries (2009): Production Volume in Thousand Tons for
China, Western Europe, Turkey, Japan, Taiwan and Rest of
World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-28
Acrylic Fiber Production Defies Recession II-29
Acrylic Fiber Sector to Experience Dull Market Prospects II-29
The Main Pricing Influences II-29
Advantages of Acrylic Fibers II-29
Applications II-30
Table 12: Consumption of Acrylic Fibers Worldwide (2011):
Percentage Breakdown by End-Use Sector - Apparel, Home
Furnishings, Industrial and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-30
Acrylic - A Substitute for Cotton II-30
Development of Microfibers II-30
Acrylonitrile: The Raw Material II-31
Production Process II-31
Aramids II-31
Nylon II-32
Market Overview II-32
Table 13: Global Nylon Filament Production (2005) (In 000
Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-32
Nylon Excels as the Second Top-Produced Manmade Fiber II-33
China Leads Nylon Production II-33
Polyamide Production Suffers Amid Recession, Textile Yarn
Production Up II-33
Nylon Carpet Yarn Experiences the Most Dramatic Decline II-33
Table 14: Polyester Fiber Production by Type (2008 & 2009):
Annual Fiber Production in ‘000 Tons for Textile Yarn,
Industrial Yarn, Carpet Yarn and Staple Fiber (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-34
Unique Properties II-35
Different Forms of Nylon II-35
Table 15: Global Consumption of Nylon 6 and 66 (2011):
Percentage Breakdown by End-Use Sector for Carpets/Rugs,
Apparel, Home Textiles and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-35
Characteristics of Nylon 6,6/ABS II-36
DuPont's Tactel Nylon Fiber II-36
Rayon II-36
Market Perspective II-36
Types of Rayon II-36
Table 16: Rayon/Lyocell Market Worldwide (2011): Percentage
Breakdown by End-Use Sector for Apparel, Non-Wovens, Home
Furnishings and Industrial (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-37
Production Process II-37
Viscose Rayon Staple Fiber - A Form of Rayon II-37
Yarns Manufactured from VSF II-37
Viscose Versus Other Fibers II-38
Outlook II-38
Cellulosics II-38
Production of Cellulosics Bounces Back II-38
Table 17: Global Cellulosic Fiber Production in ‘000 Tons
by Type: 2000, 2005 & 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-39

5. NATURAL FIBERS II-40
Market Trends II-40
Cotton and Wool - Natural Fibers With Inherent Shortcomings II-40
Cotton Fibers II-40
Global Cotton Production Stoops II-40
Table 18: Global Cotton Production (In Million Tons):
2007-08 to 2009-10 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-41

Table 19: World Cotton Production from 1991 to 2005 (In ‘000
480-Pound Bales) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-42

Table 20: World Cotton Yarn Production (2000-2005) (In 000
Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-43

Table 21: Cotton Yarn Production Worldwide by Major
Producing Countries (2009): Production in Million Tons for
China, India, US, Pakistan, Turkey and Rest of World
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-43

Table 22: World Cotton Fabric Production (2000-2005) (In
000 Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-43
Cotton Prices Rise Amid Lower Supply II-44
Drop In Chinese Production Affects Global Output II-44
Table 23: Global Cotton Demand-Supply Gap (2006-07 to
2009-10) in Million 480-lb Bales (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-44
Leading Markets Worldwide II-45
Table 24: Cotton Production Worldwide by Major Producing
Countries (2008-09 & 2009-10): Production in Million Tons
for China, India, US, Pakistan, Brazil and Rest of World
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-45

Table 25: Global Cotton Consumption (2006/07): Percentage
Breakdown by Country/Region - China, India, Pakistan,
Turkey, United States and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-45
On the Consumption Side - A Historical Review II-46
Organic Cotton Lifts the Prospects of Cotton Farming II-46
Altering Cotton Production Landscape - Challenges II-47
Promotional Schemes for Cotton Growers II-47
Table 26: Imports of Cotton by Various Countries (EU-25,
Russia, Japan, Indonesia, South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan,
India, Pakistan and China) for the years 2000 through 2005
(Thousand 480-lb bales) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-48

Table 27: Exports of Cotton by Various Countries
(Uzbekistan, Africa, Australia, Pakistan, Paraguay, India,
China, Turkey, Sudan, Brazil, Mexico, and Egypt) for the
years 2000 through 2005 (Thousand 480-lb bales) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-49
Cotton Use in Carpets II-49
Outlook II-49
Silk II-50
Wool II-50
Recession Affects Demand for Wool Worldwide II-50
Global Wool Production Continues to Plummet II-50
Table 28: Global Wool Production in Thousand Tons: 2000-2009
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-51

Table 29: Global Raw Wool Production by Major Producing
Countries (2009): Production in ‘000 Tons for Australia,
China, New Zealand, Argentina and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-51

Table 30: Sheep Population in Major Wool Producing Countries
(2005) - China, Australia, India, (Former) Soviet Union,
Iran, Sudan, New Zealand, South Africa, Turkey, Pakistan, UK
and Others (in Million Head) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-52
Cashmere II-53
Manufacturing Process II-53

6. SPECIALTY FIBERS II-54
Market Overview II-54
Elastomers Versus Nonwovens II-54
High Temperature Fibers II-54
Considerations for High-Temperature Uses II-55
Requirements for Thermal Insulating Material II-55
Technical Fibers II-56
Market Overview II-56
Significance of Machines II-56
Textile Materials Incorporating Metal Fibers II-57
Polymers II-57
Biopolymers - Favored for Medical Devices & Research II-57
Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) II-57
Polypropylene II-57
Polypropylene Fibers II-58
Polypropylene Production Plummets II-58
Table 31: Global Polypropylene Fiber Production in Million
Tons: 2005-2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-58
Table 32: Polypropylene Fiber Production by Major Producing
Countries (2009): Production Volume in ‘000 Tons for US,
Western Europe, China, Turkey, Japan, Latin America and
Rest of World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-59
Dyneema of DSM II-59
Melamine II-59

7. YARNS II-60
Domination of Spun Yarn Continues II-60
Table 33: Global Spun Yarn Production by Yarn Type (2000,
2005 & 2009): Production in Thousand Tons for Cotton,
Polyester, Cellulosics, Acrylics, Wool and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-60

Table 34: Spun Yarn Production in Select Leading Countries
(2008 & 2009): Production in Million Tons for China, India
and US (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-61
The Textured Yarn Market II-61
Textured Polyester Yarn II-61
Wool Yarn II-61
Yarn Manufacturing Procedure II-62
Produced From Filaments II-62
Produced From Staple Fibers II-62
Texturizing Process for Synthetic Yarn II-62
Texturizing Techniques II-62
Knife Edge II-63
Stuffer Box II-63
False Twist II-63
Air Jet II-63
Knit-de-Knit II-63
Partially Oriented Yarn (POY) Market II-63
Draw Textured Yarn (DTY) & Spin Drawn Yarn (SDY) II-63
Characteristics That Affect Finished Product Quality II-63
Plies II-63
Twist II-64
Texturizing Yarn II-64
Two Primary Processes for Spinning Cotton Fibers II-65
Open End Spinning - Superior to Ring Spinning II-65
End-Use Application - Another Standard for Classification II-65
Composite Cut Resistant Yarn II-65
Causes for Defects in Garments II-65
TQM System: Essential for Yarn Producers II-66

8. DEVELOPMENTS IN THE PROTECTIVE FABRICS MARKET - A RECENT PAST
PERSPECTIVE II-67
Garment That Protects Against Heat and Flame II-67
Smart Materials II-67
Kevlar II-68
Bulletproof Garments II-68
Vandalproof Protective Layer II-68

9. TECHNOLOGICAL BREAKTHROUGHS IN TEXTILE MATERIALS II-69
Nanotechnology for Fabrics II-69
Celanese Acetate's MicroSafe Fiber & Yarn II-69
Smart Technologies II-69
Higher Absorption Capacity in Polyester Fiber II-70
Influence of Moisture in Textiles II-70

10. RECYCLING OF TEXTILE MATERIALS II-71
Textile Waste Recycling II-71
Process of Fabric Recycling II-72

11. TEXTILE MACHINERY - THE MEANS II-73
Weaving Machinery Market II-73
Man-Made Fiber Machines II-73
Opening and Cleaning Machinery II-73
Carding and Combing Machinery II-74
Carding Process II-74
Drawing and Roving Frames II-74
Yarn Winding Machinery II-74
Texturing Machines II-74

12. KEY END-USE MARKETS FOR TEXTILE MATERIALS II-75
Apparel & Clothing - The Main End Use Sector II-75
End-use Applications of Textile Materials in Various Apparels II-75
Fabricated Textiles II-75
Some of the Key Fabricated Textile Products II-75
Carpets II-76
Some Major Types of Carpets II-76
Rugs II-76
Automotives II-76
Home Furnishings II-77

13. TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENTS IN RECENT YEARS II-78
Nexia Biotechnologies' New Method to Produce Artificial Silk
Fiber II-78
Treated Cotton for Raincoats II-78
Tuscarora Yarns Launches New Process for Cotton Yarn II-78
ARS Develops New Technique for Cotton Dyeing II-78
New Process to Improve Colorfastness of Clothes II-79

14. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-80
Uses of Textile Materials II-80
Product Classification II-80
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers II-80
Natural Fibers II-80
Specialty Fibers/Products II-80
Yarns II-81
Classification of Fibers II-81

15. PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS/LAUNCHES II-83
Advansa Launches New Fiber Solution for Wool Blends II-83
Thermafiber Launches New FRF-114 Milled Mineral Wool Fibers II-83
Samson Unveils Innegra™-S Based Rope Technology II-83
SABIC Unveils Products with Natural Fiber II-84
INVISTA Releases New CORDURA® EcoMade Fabric Collection II-84
Esquel Introduces New Range of Yarns II-85
Unifi Extends Repreve® Range II-85
Americhem Launches Complete Range of Antimicrobial Offerings
for Synthetic Fiber II-85
Vermont Organic to Release New Organic Washable Wool Fabrics II-86

16. PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS/LAUNCHES - A HISTORIC PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-87
Unifi Introduces Repreve® Recycled Nylon II-87
Radici Radyarn to Introduce Nanofeel Synthetic Fiber II-87
Teijin Fibers Develops ECO STORM™ II-87
Creora Unveils New Eco-friendly Fabric Collection II-87
Korteks Launches Four New Polyester Yarns II-88
Eastman Launches East ONE Brand Polymers II-88
Invista Introduces CoolMax® II-88
Nanocomp Develops First Nanotube Textile Material II-88
Toray Industries Unveils Recycled Nylon II-89
Performance Fibers Launches 1H75 Fiber and High Tenacity Yarn II-89
Toray Develops New Cellulose-Derived Fiber II-89
Kuraray and Kurabo Jointly Launch New Uniform Material II-89
Teijin Fibers Develops New Material BARLETT® II-90

17. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-91
Palmetto Synthetics to Expand Facility in Williamsburg County II-91
China Linen Announces Capacity Expansion and Bleaching Line
for Linen Yarn II-91
Neomarkka to Acquire Manufacturing Units of Kuitu Finland II-91
Nakoda Inks Asset Purchase Agreement with Kyunghan II-92
Teijin Aramid to Revive Twaron Fiber Manufacturing Facility II-92
Invista to Refurbish Nylon Fiber Production Units II-92
Lenzing Purchases 75% Stake in Pulp Producer Biocel II-92
Chitra Textiles to Increase Production Capacity of Cotton Yarn
Facility II-93
Sudarshan Jeans to Set Up Cotton Yarn Plant II-93
Ram Raghav Industries to Establish Synthetic Spun Yarn Plant II-93
Texhong Group Plans to Build Cotton Fiber Plant II-93
Teijin to Sell Stake in Teijin Indonesia II-93
Uwe Gaedike Beteiligung Acquires Enka Tecnica II-93
Lenzing to Expand Production Capacities II-94
Indorama SPL Group to Establish Spentex Plant II-94
Gutermann and Corporacion Rey to Establish Facility II-94
Uhde Inventa-Fischer Signs Contract to Construct Polyester Plant II-94
Shinkong Synthetic Fibers to Invest in China, Thailand and Taiwan II-95
Weyerhaeuser to Construct New Plant in Gdansk II-95
Coherent to Take Over StockerYale Operations II-95
Mitsubishi Rayon to Divest Ningbo Rayon Acrylic Fibers II-96
Ems Group Takes Over Nexis Fibers II-96
KP Chemical Takes Over Pakistan PTA II-96
Mitsubishi Rayon to Cease the Production of Polyester Long Fibers II-96
Mitsubishi Rayon Subcontracts Production to Nippon Ester II-97
Naturally Advanced Inks an Agreement with Littlewoods II-97
Chemical CEOs to Take Over Trevira II-97
Teijin to Shut Down Polyester Film Facility in US II-97
Vinatex to Construct Centers in Vietnam II-97
DuPont Merges Its Three Business Units II-97
Teijin Dissolves Partnership with Cargill II-98
AGY Purchases 70% Majority Stake in Grace THW Group II-98
SK Capital Takes Over Integrated Nylon Unit of Solutia II-98
Vardhman to Invest INR 180 Million for Synthetic Yarn Capacity
Expansion II-99
Petrochemical & Textile Fiber Joint Stock to Construct New
Polyester Plant II-99
Uster Technologies Snaps Up Zweigle Products II-99
Momentum Chooses Repreve® FR of Unifi II-99
Nilit Takes Over Nylstar II-100
Sifas to Discontinue Production of Tule Fabric II-100
Sinopec Purchases Outstanding Stake in Joint Venture Yihua Unifi II-100
DAK Acquires Crystar Polyester Resin Technology of DuPont II-100
Dow Fiber and Paige Premium to Introduce Paigeaholic Jean
Featuring DOW XLA™ Fiber II-101
TMI Group Purchases Certain Assets of Brustio Antonio II-101
Teijin to Launch Polyester Recycling Project in Thailand II-102

18. STRATEGIC CORPORATE DEVELOPMENTS - A HISTORIC PERSPECTIVE
BUILDER II-103
Indorama Ventures Buys Tuntex II-103
Eastman Inks JV Agreement with SK Chemicals II-103
EIH Acquisitions Takes Over Polyester Fibers II-103
Miroglio Group Inks Ingeo™ MLA with NatureWorks II-104
SRF Takes Over Thai Baroda Industries II-104
Thai Acrylic Fibre Takes Over Amicor Acrylic Fiber Brands II-104
JH Birtwistle Acquires WM Lawrence II-105
Reliance Industries to Acquire Polyester Manufacturing Unit II-105
Xentrys to Purchase Staple Fiber Assets of Propilan II-105
Sun Capital Affiliate Invests in Frontier Spinning Mills II-106
Performance Fibers Acquires INVISTA Assets II-106
Aquafil Buys Borgolon II-107
Traction Partners Takes over Diolen Industrial Fibers II-107
ITG Acquires BST II-108
Bombay Rayon Acquires DPJ Clothing II-108
Ka Wang to Take Over Cotton Yarn and Fiber Plant in North China II-108
Culp Acquires Burlington House Division of ITG II-109
Spentex Acquires Schoeller II-109
RSWM Acquires 48.17% Stake in Cheslind Textiles II-109
Dogi International Acquires Elastic Fabrics of America II-109
Barnhardt Acquires Fiberweb Bleachery II-109
INVISTA Acquires Honeywell's Asia-Pacific Nylon 6 BCF Assets II-110
Celanese Acquires Corsadi BV's Acetate Product Business II-110
LRT and Caipo Establishes Joint Venture II-110
Polyester Fiber PU Signs Agreement with Enka De Colombia II-110
Hongwei Signs Agreement with PIN Group for Supply of Yarn II-110
Alok Industries Inks Licensing Agreement with AISLE 5 II-111
Nano-Tex to Foray into Home Textiles II-111
ES Fibervisions Expands Capacity II-111
Solutia Increases Polyamide 66 Resins Production Capacity II-111
The Kuraray Group Invests 700 Million Japanese Yen for
Capacity Expansion II-112
Lenzing and Modi Group to Jointly Set up Rayon Fiber Facility
in India II-112
Rhodia Polyamide to Build PA6.6 Polymer Facility in Korea II-112
Lenzing Group Commences Operations of Nanjing Fiber Plant II-112
Toho Tenax Expands Carbon Fibers Capacity II-112
Teijin Twaron Changes its Name to Teijin Aramid II-113
Arteva Specialties Acquires Mitex's Yarn Processing Operations II-113
NILIT Acquires Stake in INVISTA Nylon Apparel Business II-113
International Textile Group Merges with Safety Components II-113
La Seda Acquires PTA, PET and Preform Business of Advansa II-114
Unifi Agrees to Acquire Dillon Yarn Business II-114
Asahi Kasei Fibers Completes Acquisition of DorlastanT II-114
Performance Fibers' Affiliate Acquires Polyester Yarn Business
of INVISTA II-114
Spentex Acquires Stake in IndoRama II-114
Spentex Acquires Uzbekistan's TTTL II-115
SPG Partners Acquires Majority Stake in FiberVisions II-115
Trelleborg AB Acquires Reeves Bros II-115
Santista to Merge with Tavex II-115
Burlington Worldwide to Set Up Burlington Phong Phu Supply
Chain City II-116
Toray to Establish Toray Polytech in China II-116
New Polyester Project in Brazil II-116
INVISTA Inaugurates Spandex Factory in China II-116
Burlington Worldwide Forms New Burlington Labs II-117
Kondo Corporation Inaugurates Textile Mill in Vietnam II-117
Performance Fibers Embarks on Capacity Expansion II-117
Performance Fibers to Expand Capacity of South Korean Joint
Venture II-117
Teijin Limited to Expand Para-Aramid Fiber Production Capacity II-118

19. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-119
Acordis BV (The Netherlands) II-119
Aditya Birla Group (India) II-119
Grasim Industries Limited (India) II-119
Jaya Shree Textiles (India) II-120
Advansa Sasa Polyester Sanayi AS. (Turkey) II-120
Aksa Akrilik Kimya Sanayii A.S. (Turkey) II-121
Asahi Kasei Fibers Corporation (Japan) II-121
Barnhardt Manufacturing Company (US) II-121
Celanese Acetate (US) II-122
Crescent Textile Mills Ltd (Pakistan) II-122
Cydsa, SA de C.V. (Mexico) II-122
DAK Americas LLC (US) II-123
Dewan Salman Fiber Ltd. (Pakistan) II-123
EI DuPont De Nemours & Co (US) II-123
ES FiberVisions, Inc. (US) II-124
Far Eastern New Century Corporation (Taiwan) II-124
Formosa Plastics Group (Taiwan) II-125
Nan Ya Plastics Corporation (Taiwan) II-125
Freudenberg Nonwovens (Germany) II-125
Honeywell International Inc. (US) II-126
Hyosung Corp. (South Korea) II-126
INVISTA (US) II-126
Kuraray Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-127
Lenzing Fibers (Austria) II-127
Linea Più S.p.a. (Italy) II-128
LNJ Bhilwara Group (India) II-128
Marzotto SpA (Italy) II-128
Mitsubishi Rayon Co. Ltd. (Japan) II-128
Montefibre SpA (Italy) II-129
NatureWorks LLC (US) II-129
Performance Fibers Inc. (US) II-130
PT Polychem Indonesia Tbk (Indonesia) II-130
PT. IndoRama Synthetics Tbk (Indonesia) II-130
PT Tifico Fiber Indonesia (Indonesia) II-131
Recron (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. (Malaysia) II-131
Reliance Industries Ltd. (India) II-131
Rhodia Polyamide (France) II-132
Schoeller Textil AG (Switzerland) II-132
Shell Chemicals Ltd. (UK) II-132
Shinkong Synthetic Fiber Corp. (Taiwan) II-133
SIFAS (Sentetik Iplik Fabrikalari A.S.) (Turkey) II-133
SINOPEC Shanghai Petrochemical Co., Ltd. (China) II-133
Sinopec Yizheng Chemical Fiber Co. Ltd. (China) II-134
Sinterama SpA (Italy) II-134
Teijin Fibers Limited (Japan) II-134
Thai Polyester Company Limited (TPC) (Thailand) II-135
Toray Industries Inc. (Japan) II-135
Unifi Inc. (US) II-135
Weiqiao Textile Co. Ltd. (China) II-136

20. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-137
Textile Fibers Market II-137
Table 35: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Textile Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and
Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-137

Table 36: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Textile Fibers by Product Group -Manufactured/
Manmade/Synthetic Fibers, Natural Fibers and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-138

Table 37: World Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-139

Table 38: World Historic Review for Textile Fibers by Product
Group - Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers, Natural Fibers
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003
through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-140

Table 39: World 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2011
& 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-141

Table 40: World 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers by
Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers, Natural Fibers and
Specialty Fibers/Products Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-142

Table 41: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Fibers by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years
2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-143

Table 42: World Historic Review for Manufactured/
Manmade/Synthetic Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,
and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through 2008
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-144

Table 43: World 15-Year Perspective for Manufactured/
Manmade/Synthetic Fibers by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-145
Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Fibers by Product Segment II-146
Table 44: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Polyester Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and
Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-146

Table 45: World Historic Review for Polyester Fibers by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-147

Table 46: World 15-Year Perspective for Polyester Fibers by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2011
& 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-148

Table 47: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Nylon/Aramid Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and
Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-149

Table 48: World Historic Review for Nylon/Aramid Fibers by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-150

Table 49: World 15-Year Perspective for Nylon/Aramid Fibers
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years
2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-151

Table 50: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Olefins by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-152

Table 51: World Historic Review for Olefins by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-153

Table 52: World 15-Year Perspective for Olefins by Geographic
Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,
and Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-154

Table 53: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,
and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-155

Table 54: World Historic Review for Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber
by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through 2008
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-156

Table 55: World 15-Year Perspective for Acrylic/ Modacrylic
Fiber by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years
2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-157

Table 56: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Cellulosics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-158

Table 57: World Historic Review for Cellulosics by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years
2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-159

Table 58: World 15-Year Perspective for Cellulosics by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2011
& 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-160

Table 59: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Other Synthetic Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,
and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-161

Table 60: World Historic Review for Other Synthetic Fibers by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-162

Table 61: World 15-Year Perspective for Other Synthetic
Fibers by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years
2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-163

Table 62: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Natural Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and
Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-164

Table 63: World Historic Review for Natural Fibers by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-165

Table 64: World 15-Year Perspective for Natural Fibers by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2011
& 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-166
Natural Fibers by Product Segment II-167
Table 65: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Cotton Fiber by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and
Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-167

Table 66: World Historic Review for Cotton Fiber by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-168

Table 67: World 15-Year Perspective for Cotton Fiber by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2011
& 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-169

Table 68: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Wool Fiber by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-170

Table 69: World Historic Review for Wool Fiber by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years
2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-171

Table 70: World 15-Year Perspective for Wool Fiber by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2011
& 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-172

Table 71: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Silk Fiber by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-173

Table 72: World Historic Review for Silk Fiber by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years
2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-174

Table 73: World 15-Year Perspective for Silk Fiber by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2011
& 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-175

Table 74: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Specialty Fibers/Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,
and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-176

Table 75: World Historic Review for Specialty Fibers/
Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through 2008
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-177

Table 76: World 15-Year Perspective for Specialty
Fibers/Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown
of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-178
Spun Yarn Market II-179
Table 77: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Spun Yarn by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-179

Table 78: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Spun Yarn by Product Group - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic
Yarns and Natural Yarns Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-180

Table 79: World Historic Review for Spun Yarn by Geographic
Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years
2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-181

Table 80: World Historic Review for Spun Yarn by Product
Group - Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns and Natural
Yarns Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through 2008
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-182

Table 81: World 15-Year Perspective for Textile Yarns by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2011
& 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-183

Table 82: World 15-Year Perspective for Textile Yarns by
Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns and Natural Yarns
Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-184

Table 83: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Yarn by Geographic Region -
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years
2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-185

Table 84: World Historic Review for Manufactured/
Manmade/Synthetic Yarn by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,
and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through 2008
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-186

Table 85: World 15-Year Perspective for Manufactured/
Manmade/Synthetic Yarn by Geographic Region - Percentage
Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-187
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarn by Product Segment II-188
Table 86: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Polyester Spun Yarn by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and
Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-188

Table 87: World Historic Review for Polyester Spun Yarn by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-189

Table 88: World 15-Year Perspective for Polyester Spun Yarn
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years
2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-190

Table 89: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn by Geographic Region - US,
Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle
East, and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-191

Table 90: World Historic Review for Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun
Yarn by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,
Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin
American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales
Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through 2008
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-192

Table 91: World 15-Year Perspective for Acrylic/Modacrylic
Spun Yarn by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-193

Table 92: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Cellulosic Spun Yarn by Geographic Region - US, Canada,
Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,
and Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-194

Table 93: World Historic Review for Cellulosic Spun Yarn by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-195

Table 94: World 15-Year Perspective for Cellulosic Spun Yarn
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding
Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years
2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-196

Table 95: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Natural Yarn by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and
Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-197

Table 96: World Historic Review for Natural Yarn by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-198

Table 97: World 15-Year Perspective for Natural Yarn by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding Japan),
Middle East, and Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2011
& 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-199
Natural Yarn by Product Segment II-200
Table 98: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Cotton Spun Yarn by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and
Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-200

Table 99: World Historic Review for Cotton Spun Yarn by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-201

Table 100: World 15-Year Perspective for Cotton Spun Yarn by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific Middle East and Latin
American Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-202

Table 101: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Wool Spun Yarn by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,
Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and
Latin American Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-203

Table 102: World Historic Review for Wool Spun Yarn by
Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific
(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin American Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) II-204

Table 103: World 15-Year Perspective for Wool Spun Yarn by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and
Latin American Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) II-205

III. MARKET

1. THE UNITED STATES III-1
A.Market Analysis III-1
Clothing/Textile Imports Contracts for Two Successive Years III-1
Table 104: US Imports of Textiles by Country (2011): Value
Imports for China, EU-27, India, Canada, Mexico and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-1
Major Clothing/Textile Supplier Countries III-1
Natural Fibers Market III-2
Cotton Industry - An Overview III-2
Table 105: Cotton Production and Trade in United States
(1990-2005) (In ‘000 480- Pound Bales) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3

Table 106: US Imports of Cotton Fiber (Carded or Combed)
By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports in US$
Thousand for Switzerland, Mexico, Canada, Indonesia,
Germany and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-3

Table 107: US Exports of Cotton Fiber (Carded or Combed)
By Country of Destination (2005 & 2006): Value Exports in
US$ Thousand for Guatemala, Honduras, Israel, Canada,
Dominican Republic and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-4

Table 108: US Imports of Cotton Fiber (Not Carded or
Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports
in US$ Thousand for Finland, China, France, Netherlands,
Italy, UK, Turkey, Indonesia, India and Others III-4

Table 109: US Exports of Cotton Fiber (Not Carded or
Combed) By Country of Destinantion (2008 & 2009): Value
Exporst in US$ Thousand for China, Turkey, Mexico,
Indonesia, Pakistan, Vietnam, Thailand, Bangladesh, India,
Taiwan and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-5
American Players Face Competitive Heat from Indian Cotton
Exporters in China III-5
India and China to Present Tremendous Market Potential for
US Cotton III-5
Wool Industry III-6
Table 110: US Wool Trade: 2000-2005 (In Million Lbs)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-6

Table 111: US Imports of Carded Wool by Country of Origin
(2008 & 2009): Value Imports in US$ Thousand for China,
New Zealand, Germany, Norway, Canada and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-6

Table 112: US Imports of Wool (Not Carded or Combed) By
Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports in US$
Thousand for Australia, New Zealand, Canada, UK,
Argentina, South Africa, Uruguay, Germany, China, Italy
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7

Table 113: US Exports of Wool (Not Carded or Combed) By
Country of Destinantion (2008 & 2009): Value Exports in
US$ Thousand for China, India, Malaysia, Canada, Mexico,
Portugal, UK, Uruguay, Italy, Germany and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-7
Manmade Fibers Market III-8
Table 114: US Man-Made Fibers Trade: 2000-2005 (In Million
Lbs) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-8
Polyesters III-8
Changing Trends in the US Manmade Fibers Industry III-9
Opportunities Presented by the Market III-9
Imports III-10
Table 115: US Imports of Polyester Fibers (Not Carded or
Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports
in US$ Thousand for South Korea, China, Taiwan, Thailand,
Indonesia, India, Germany, Japan, Vietnam, Belarus and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-10

Table 116: US Imports of Polyester Fibers (Carded or
Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports
in US$ Thousand for Germany, China, Thailand, Mexico,
Canada and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-10

Table 117: US Imports of Acrylic/Modacrylic Fibers (Not
Carded or Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009):
Value Imports In US$ Thousand for Turkey, Japan, Mexico,
Germany, Portugal, Italy and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-11

Table 118: US Imports of Acrylic/Modacrylic Fibers
(Carded or Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009):
Value Imports in US$ Thousand for Turkey, Italy, Taiwan,
Spain, Portugal and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-11

Table 119: US Imports of Nylon/Polyamide Staple Fibers
(Not Carded or Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 &
2009): Value Imports in US$ Thousand for Spain,
Switzerland, Germany, China, Canada and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12

Table 120: US Imports of Nylon/Polyamide Staple Fibers
(Carded or Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009):
Value Imports in US$ Thousand for Germany, Canada,
Belgium, Mexico, Japan, UK and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-12
Exports III-13
Table 121: US Exports of Polyester Fibers (Not Carded or
Combed) By Country of Destination (2008 & 2009): Value
Exports in US$ Thousand for Mexico, Canada, Spain,
France, Italy, Belgium, China, El Salvador, Finland,
Honduras and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-13

Table 122: US Exports of Nylon/Polyamide Staple Fibers
(Not Carded or Combed) By Country of Destination (2008 &
2009): Value Exports in US$ Thousand for China, Mexico,
UK, Canada, Japan, Netherlands, Belgium, Thailand,
Brazil, India and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-13

Table 123: US Exports of Nylon/Polyamide Staple Fibers
(Carded or Combed) By Country of Destination (2008 &
2009): Value Exports In US$ Thousand for Brazil, Canada,
Argentina, Singapore, Mexico and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-14

Table 124: US Exports of Acrylic/Modacrylic Fibers (Not
Carded or Combed) By Country of Destination (2008 &
2009): Value Exports in US$ Thousand for Canada,
Netherlands, India, Mexico, Spain and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-14

Table 125: US Exports of Acrylic/Modacrylic Fibers
(Carded or Combed) By Country of Destination (2008 &
2009): Value Exports in US$ Thousand for South Africa,
Canada, Vietnam, Mexico, Netherlands and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-15
Glass Fiber Market in the US III-15
Cellulosic Fibers III-15
Yarn Market III-16
Imports III-16
Table 126: US Imports of Cotton (>85%) Yarn (Non-Retail)
By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports in US$
Thousand for Mexico, South Korea, Pakistan, India,
Thailand and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-16

Table 127: US Imports of Yarns of Jute or Other Textile
Bast Fibers (Single) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009):
Value Imports in US$ Thousand for Bangladesh, Thailand,
China, India, Belgium and Others III-17

Table 128: US Imports of Multiple/Cabled Acrylic/
Modacrylic Spun Yarn (>85%) By Country of Origin (2008 &
2009): Value Imports in US$ Thousand for Indonesia,
China, Romania, Mexico, Turkey, India and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 129: US Imports of Single Polyester Spun Yarn
(>85%) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports
in US$ Thousand for Indonesia, Canada, China, India,
Taiwan and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-18

Table 130: US Imports of Multiple/Cabled Polyester Spun
Yarn (>85%) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value
Imports in US$ Thousand for Indonesia, India, Canada,
China, Thailand and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-18

Table 131: US Imports of Single Nylon/ Polyamide (>85%)
Spun Yarn By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value
Imports in US$ Thousand for Canada, Italy, Japan,
Germany, Netherlands and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-19

Table 132: US Imports of Multiple/Cabled Nylon/ Polyamide
(>85%) Spun Yarn By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009):
Value Imports in US$ Thousand for Canada, Italy, UK,
Japan, Pakistan and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-19
Exports III-20
Table 133: US Exports of Cotton (85%) By Country of Destination (2008 & 2009):
Value Exports in US$ Thousand for Mexico, Guatemala,
Taiwan, Spain, Costa Rica and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-20

Table 135: US Exports of Multiple/Cabled
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn (>85%) By Country of
Destination (2008 & 2009): Value Exports in US$ Thousand
for China, Brazil, Canada, France, Mexico, Colombia and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 136: US Exports of Multiple/Cabled Polyester Spun
Yarn (>85%) By COuntry of Destination (2008 & 2009):
Value Exports in US$ Thousand for Mexico, Canada,
Honduras, Singapore, Netherlands and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-21

Table 137: US Exports of Single Nylon/Polyamide (>85%)
Spun Yarn By Country of Destination (2008 & 2009): Value
Exports in US$ Thousand for Canada, Australia, Denmark,
Mexico, Dominican Republic and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-22
B.Market Analytics III-23
Table 138: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/
Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid
Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and
Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool
Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-23

Table 139: The US Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-24

Table 140: The US 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/ Products for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-25

Table 141: The US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/
Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/
Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural
Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 142: The US Historic Review for Spun Yarns by Product
Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic Yarns
(Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-27

Table 143: The US 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun
Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-28

2. CANADA III-29
A.Market Analysis III-29
Acrylic Fibers - Growth Prospects III-29
Trade Dynamics III-29
Imports III-29
Table 144: Canadian Imports of Cotton Fiber (Carded or
Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports
in US$ Thousand for US, Mexico, Italy, China, Japan and
Others III-29

Table 145: Canadian Imports of Cotton Fiber (Not Carded or
Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports
In US$ Thousand for US, Turkey, Burkina Faso, Pakistan,
China and Others III-29

Table 146: Canadian Imports of Cotton (>85%) Yarn
(Non-Retail) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value
Imports in US$ Thousand for US, India, Pakistan, Thailand,
Mexico and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 147: Canadian Import of Carded Wool By Country of
Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports in US$ Thousand for
New Zealand, US, Germany, Belgium, Peru and Others
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-30

Table 148: Canadian Imports of Single Yarn of Jute or
Other Textile Bast Fibers By Country of Origin (2008 &
2009): Value Imports in US$ Thousand for US, China,
Thailand, Taiwan, Japan and Others III-31

Table 149: Canadian Imports of Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber
(Carded or Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009):
Value Imports in US$ Thousand for Portugal, Turkey, Peru,
Egypt, US and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-31

Table 150: Canadian Imports of Single Acrylic/ Modacrylic
Spun Yarn (>85%) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value
Imports in US$ Thousand for China, Indonesia, India, US,
Spain and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 151: Canadian Imports of Multiple/Cabled
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn (>85%) By Country of Origin
(2008 & 2009): Value Imports in US$ Thousand for Turkey,
Indonesia, US, China, Philippines and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 152: Canadian Imports of Multiple/Cabled
Nylon/Polyamide (>85%) Spun Yarn By Country of Origin
(2008 & 2009): Value Imports in US$ Thousand for US,
France, Italy, Colombia, Taiwan and Others III-33

Table 153: Canadian Imports of Polyester (Carded or
Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports
in US$ Thousand for China, US, Japan and Others III-33

Table 154: Canadian Imports of Single Polyester Spun Yarn
(>85%) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value Imports
in US$ Thousand for Indonesia, India, US, Thailand,
Malaysia and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 155: Canadian Imports of Nylon/Polyamide Staple
Fiber (Not Carded or Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 &
2009): Value Imports in US$ Thousand for US, Germany,
Spain, Switzerland, France and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-34

Table 156: Canadian Imports of Aramid Fibers (Not Carded
or Combed) By Country of Origin (2008 & 2009): Value
Imports in US$ Thousand for US, Spain, Switzerland,
France, Japan and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-35
Exports III-35
Table 157: Canadian Exports of Cotton (Carded or Combed)
By Country of Destination (2008 & 2009): Value Exports in
US$ Thousand for US, UK and Others III-35

Table 158: Canadian Exports of Cotton (85%) By Country of Destination (2008 & 2009):
Value Exports in US$ Thousand for US, South Africa and
Taiwan III-36

Table 161: Canadian Exports of Nylon/Polyamide Staple
Fiber (Not Carded or Combed) By Country of Destination
(2008 & 2009): Value Exports in US$ Thousand for US,
Mexico, Brazil and Others III-37

Table 162: Canadian Exports of Aramid Fibers (Not Carded
or Combed) By Country of Destination (2008 & 2009): Value
Exports in US$ Thousand for US, Mexico, UK, Netherlands
and Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-37
B.Market Analytics III-38
Table 163: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-38

Table 164: Canadian Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/ Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-39

Table 165: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers
by Product Group/ Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Sales for Textile Fibers Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/ Products for Years 2003, 2011
& 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-40

Table 166: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-41

Table 167: Canadian Historic Review for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic
Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-42

Table 168: Canadian 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Sales for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester
Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-43

3. JAPAN III-44
A.Market Analysis III-44
Japan's Global Position in Fiber Industry Weakens III-44
Rayon Market III-44
Cotton Trade III-44
Table 169: Japanese Cotton Imports: 1991-2005 (In ‘000
480-Pound Bales) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-45
Manmade Textile Fiber Production III-45
Table 170: Manmade Textile Fiber Production in Japan (2004
& 2005) - Output for Polyester (Filament & Staple),
Acrylic Staple, Polypropylene, Nylon Filament, Acetate,
Rayon Staple and Other Synthetic Fiber (In ‘000 Tons)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-46
Japanese Textile Trade III-46
Table 171: Japanese Imports of Textiles by Import Region
(2007): Breakdown of Value Imports In US$ Million for Asia,
Europe, North America and Others (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-47

Table 172: Leading Suppliers of Textiles to Japan by Source
(2007): Breakdown of Value Imports in US$ Million for
China, EU-27, Indonesia, Taiwan, Korea and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-47
B.Market Analytics III-48
Table 173: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-48

Table 174: Japanese Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-49

Table 175: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers
by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Sales for Textile Fibers Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-50

Table 176: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-51

Table 177: Japanese Historic Review for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic
Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-52

Table 178: Japanese 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun
Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-53

4. EUROPE III-54
A.Market Analysis III-54
Industry Overview III-54
Outlook III-54
Western Europe - A Major Importer of Fibers III-54
Industry Structure III-54
End-Users III-55
Clothing and Textile Imports Decline in EU III-55
Table 179: EU Imports of Textiles by Import Region
(2007): Breakdown of Value Imports in US$ Million for
Europe, Asia, North America and Rest of World (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56

Table 180: Leading Suppliers of Textiles to the EU-27 by
Source (2007): Breakdown of Value Imports in US$ Million
for EU-27, China, Turkey, India and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-56
Environmental Aspects III-56
Solution to Pollution Problem III-57
Outward Processing Traffic (OPT) III-57
Textiles Trade III-58
Market Trends in Western Europe III-58
Recovering Manmade Fibers Market III-58
Acrylic Fibers III-58
Wool Fibers III-58
B.Market Analytics III-59
Table 181: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Textile Fibers by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-59

Table 182: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-60

Table 183: European Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003
through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-61

Table 184: European Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-62

Table 185: European 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers
by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia ,and Rest of
Europe Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-63

Table 186: European 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers
by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Sales for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester
Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/ Modacrylic
Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural
Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and
Specialty Fibers/Products for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-64

Table 187: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Spun Yarns by Geographic Region - France, Germany,
Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-65

Table 188: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-66

Table 189: European Historic Review for Spun Yarns by
Geographic Region - France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain,
Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003
through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-67

Table 190: European Historic Review for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic
Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/ Modacrylic Spun Yarn
and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun
Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed
with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003
through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-68

Table 191: European 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns by
Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for
France, Germany, Italy, UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of
Europe Markets for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-69

Table 192: European 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun
Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-70

4a. FRANCE III-71
A.Market Analysis III-71
French Technical/Industrial Textiles Market III-71
Domestic Production of Technical Textiles III-71
Competitors III-71
Key Regional Player III-72
Setila S.A. III-72
B.Market Analytics III-73
Table 193: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/
Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid
Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and
Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool
Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-73

Table 194: French Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/ Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-74

Table 195: French 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/ Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-75

Table 196: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-76

Table 197: French Historic Review for Spun Yarns by Product
Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic Yarns
(Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-77

Table 198: French 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun
Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-78

4b. GERMANY III-79
A.Market Analysis III-79
Technical Textiles Market III-79
Product Groups and Application Areas III-79
Environmental Protection III-80
Packaging III-80
Raw Materials for Technical Textiles III-81
Automobiles, Shipping, Railways and Aerospace III-81
Market Development III-81
Competitive Situation III-82
B.Market Analytics III-83
Table 199: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-83

Table 200: German Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/ Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-84

Table 201: German 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/ Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-85

Table 202: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-86

Table 203: German Historic Review for Spun Yarns by Product
Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic Yarns
(Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/ Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-87

Table 204: German 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun
Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-88

4c. ITALY III-89
Market Analytics III-89
Table 205: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-89

Table 206: Italian Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/ Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-90

Table 207: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/ Products for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-91

Table 208: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-92

Table 209: Italian Historic Review for Spun Yarns by Product
Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic Yarns
(Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-93

Table 210: Italian 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun
Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-94

4d. THE UNITED KINGDOM III-95
Market Analytics III-95
Table 211: The UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-95

Table 212: The UK Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-96

Table 213: The UK 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/ Products for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-97

Table 214: The UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for
Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/
Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/
Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural
Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-98

Table 215: The UK Historic Review for Spun Yarns by Product
Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic Yarns
(Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/ Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-99

Table 216: The UK 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun
Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-100

4e. SPAIN III-101
Market Analytics III-101
Table 217: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-101

Table 218: Spanish Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/ Manmade/ Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-102

Table 219: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Sales for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester
Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/ Modacrylic
Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural
Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and
Specialty Fibers/Products for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-103

Table 220: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-104

Table 221: Spanish Historic Review for Spun Yarns by Product
Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns
(Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-105

Table 222: Spanish 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun
Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-106

4f. RUSSIA III-107
A.Market Analysis III-107
The Cotton Industry III-107
Table 223: Russian Cotton Imports: 1991-2005 (In ‘000
480-Pound Bales) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-107
Problems in the Industry III-107
Problems Encountered by Cotton Industry III-108
Flax Market III-108
A Substitute for Cotton III-108
B.Market Analytics III-109
Table 224: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-109

Table 225: Russian Historic Review for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/ Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-110

Table 226: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/ Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-111

Table 227: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis
for Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-112

Table 228: Russian Historic Review for Spun Yarns by Product
Group/Segment - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic Yarns
(Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-113

Table 229: Russian 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales
for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun
Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-114

4g. REST OF EUROPE III-115
A.Market Analysis III-115
Turkish Fiber Industry - An Overview III-115
Textile Industry in Turkey - Overview III-115
Production III-115
Advantages for Turkish Textile Exporters III-116
Export Scenario III-116
Table 230: Cotton Production and Trade in Turkey
(1991-2005) (In ‘000 480-Pound Bales) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-117
B.Market Analytics III-118
Table 231: Rest of European Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-118

Table 232: Rest of European Historic Review for Textile
Fibers by Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/ Manmade/
Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/ Aramid Fiber,
Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other
Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber
and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/ Products Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-119

Table 233: Rest of European 15-Year Perspective for Textile
Fibers by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Sales for Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Fibers
(Polyester Fiber, Nylon/ Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products for Years 2003, 2011
&2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-120

Table 234: Rest of European Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-121

Table 235: Rest of European Historic Review for Spun Yarns
by Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic
Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/ Modacrylic Spun Yarn
and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun
Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-122

Table 236: Rest of European 15-Year Perspective for Spun
Yarns by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Sales for Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Yarns
(Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-123

5. ASIA-PACIFIC III-124
A.Market Analysis III-124
Polyester Market III-124
Asia Pacific Markets Witness Growth in Demand for Acrylic
Fibers III-124
Competition Intensifies in South Asian Textile Export Trade III-124
Cellulosic Fiber Demand Rises III-125
Significant Markets III-125
Australia III-125
China III-126
Chinese Synthetic Fiber Industry Garners Riches III-126
Chinese Cotton Market Overview - A Market Dependent on
Cotton Reserves III-126
Frontier in Both Cotton Agriculture and Related Industries III-126
Exports III-127
Imports III-127
Environmental Concerns Fuel Demand for Natural Fibers III-127
A Segmental Overview III-127
Cotton Industry III-127
Significance of Cotton Sector in the Chinese Textile
Industry III-127
Table 237: Chinese Cotton Production, Consumption and
Imports: 2008 & 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-128
Cotton Production Declines III-128
Cotton Production Growth to Remain Sluggish III-128
Cotton Imports Witness Sharp Decline III-129
Chinese Cotton Consumption Recovers III-129
Economic Recovery Invigorates Demand for Cotton Yarn III-129
Table 238: Cotton Production and Trade in the Peoples
Republic of China (1991-2005) (In ‘000 480-Pound Bales)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-129

Table 239: Cotton Harvesting Area in China (1991- 2005)
(In Million Hectares) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-130
Table 240: Cotton Yarn Production in China (2000-2005)
(In 000 Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-130
Table 241: Cotton Fabric Production in China
(2000-2005) (In 000 Tons) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-131
Textile Industry III-131
Textile Sector Plays a Key Role in the Chinese Economy III-131
Chinese Textile Sector Faces Heat from a Dull Global
Economy III-131
Factors Threatening the Textile Sector III-132
Government Intervenes to Support the Textile Sector III-132
China Competes with India in Textiles Market III-132
Asia Spearheads in Chinese Textile Supply III-133
Table 242: Chinese Imports of Textiles by Import Region
(2007): Breakdown of Value Imports In US$ Million for
Asia, Europe, North America and Others (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-133

Table 243: Leading Suppliers of Textiles to China by
Source (2007): Breakdown of Value Imports In US$
Million for China, Japan, Taiwan, Korea, Hong Kong and
Others (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-133
Upstream Cotton Industry III-134
Competition from Polyester III-134
Synthetic Fiber Market III-134
Table 244: Chinese Production of Select Manmade Fibers:
2009 III-134
Synthetic Non-woven Fiber III-135
Trends in Chinese Synthetic Fiber Market III-135
Table 245: Manmade Textile Fiber Production in China
(2006) - Output for Polyester, Viscose, Polyamide and
Acrylic (In 000 Tons) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-135

Table 246: Nylon Filament Production in China
(2000-2005) (In 000 Tons) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-136

Table 247: Leading Nylon Industrial Silk Manufacturers
in China (2005) - Capacity and Output for Jiangsu Junma
Chemical Fiber Co., China Shenma Group, Ningbo Kingring
Group, Jiangsu Qunfa Chemical Co., Taizhou Chemical
Fibre Co., and Qingdao Lianchuang Industrial Co. (In
000 Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-136
Polyester Market III-137
Table 248: Chinese Polyester Fiber Production in Million
Tons: 2005-2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-137
Market Scenario III-137
Table 249: Production Capacity of Polyester Textile
Filament Yarn in China (2000-2005) (In ‘000 Tons)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-137

Table 250: Production Capacity of Polyester Stable
Fiber in China (2000-2005) (In ‘000 Tons) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-138
Polyester Chips Market III-138
Acrylic Fibers Market III-138
Specialty Textiles Market III-139
Growing Demand for Flame Retardant and Automobile Textiles III-139
Hong Kong III-139
Textile Manufacturers Explore Off-Shore Opportunities III-140
Responsive to Fashion and Technology III-140
India III-140
Indian Cotton Yarn Industry Faces Tough Times III-140
India - A Leading Presence in the Global Textiles Market III-141
Textile Industry in India III-141
Textile Industry Beset with Problems III-141
Textile Companies See Revival in Growth III-141
Table 251: Indian Yarn Production by Type (FY 2009 and
FY 2010): Production of Spun Yarn, Cotton Yarn, Blended
Yarn and Synthetic Yarn in Thousand Tons (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-142
Export Declines Affect Domestic Producers III-142
Concerns Continue to Hover On the Indian Textile Industry III-142
High Cotton Prices - A Boon for Synthetic Textiles Sector III-143
Indian Exports of Manmade Textile to Soar III-143
Technical Textiles Exhibits Good Growth Potential III-144
Shift Towards Synthetics III-144
Increasing Usage of Modal Fibers III-144
Cotton Industry III-144
Table 252: Indian Cotton Production, Harvested Area and
Consumption: 2008 & 2009 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-145

Table 253: Cotton Production and Trade in India
(1991-2005) (In ‘000 480-Pound Bales) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-145

Table 254: Cotton Yarn Production in India (2000-2005)
(In 000 Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-146

Table 255: Cotton Fabric Production in India (2000 -
2005) (In 000 Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-146
Increasing Cotton Exports Adversely Effect Domestic
Textile Companies III-146
Silk Market III-147
Yarn Sector III-147
Increasing Preference for Polyester III-147
Jute Industry III-148
Types of Jute Products III-148
Indonesia III-148
Fiber Industry - Overview III-148
Textile Industry - Overview III-149
Lucrative Domestic Market III-149
Cotton Market III-149
Polyester Market III-150
Korea III-150
Textile Industry Overview III-150
Textile Fiber Industry III-150
Table 256: Cotton Production and Trade in Republic of
Korea from 1991 to 2006 (In ‘000 480-Pound Bales)
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-151
Cotton Yarn Market Going Strong III-151
New Zealand III-151
Wool and Fiber Industry - Overview III-151
Leading Markets for New Zealand Wool Fiber III-152
Philippines III-152
Overview III-152
Cotton Market III-153
Taiwan III-153
Taiwan's Textile Fiber Industry Hit by Global Recession III-153
Manmade Fibers Market III-153
Yarns Market III-154
Thailand III-154
Textile Industry Overview III-154
Thailand - A Key Player in the Global Textile Material Market III-154
Table 257: Thailand's Share in the Global Textile Fiber
Production (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-155
Manmade Fiber Production Faces Huge Declines III-155
Spinners Switch to Automated Equipment III-155
Table 258: Cotton Production and Trade in Thailand (1991-
2005) (In ‘000 480- Pound Bales) (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-156
Statistics in Other Emerging Markets in Asia-Pacific III-156
Bangladesh III-156
Growing Recognition for Bangladesh as a Major Textile
Export Source III-156
Yarn Producers Emerge Out of Recession Woes III-156
Recession Incites Huge Layoffs in Jute Yarn Industry III-157
Raw Material Supply III-157
Pakistan III-157
Cotton Industry - An Overview III-157
Exports of Cotton Yarn Reach New Highs, As Domestic
Manufacturers Fume III-157
Table 259: Cotton Production and Trade in Pakistan
(1991-2005) (In ‘000 480-Pound Bales) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-158
Malaysia III-159
Fibre Industry - Overview III-159
Vietnam III-159
Key Regional Player III-159
HK Corporation (South Korea) III-159
B.Market Analytics III-160
Table 260: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Textile Fibers by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-160

Table 261: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Textile Fibers
by Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-161

Table 262: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Textile
Fibers by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Sales for Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers
(Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/
Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)

Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)

and Specialty Fibers/Products for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-162

Table 263: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Spun Yarns by Product Group/ Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-163

Table 264: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic
Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003
through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-164

Table 265: Asia-Pacific 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns
by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Sales for Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester
Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-165

6. THE MIDDLE EAST III-166
A.Market Analysis III-166
Major Markets III-166
Egypt III-166
Overview III-166
Cotton Market III-166
Syria III-166
Cotton Market III-166
Entry of Private Sector III-166
B.Market Analytics III-167
Table 266: The Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Textile Fibers by Product Group/ Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/ Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-167

Table 267: The Middle East Historic Review for Textile
Fibers by Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/
Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/ Aramid
Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and
Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool
Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-168

Table 268: The Middle East 15-Year Perspective for Textile
Fibers by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Sales for Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Fibers
(Polyester Fiber, Nylon/ Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products for Years 2003, 2011
& 2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-169

Table 269: The Middle East Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Spun Yarns by Product Group/Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in
Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-170

Table 270: The Middle East Historic Review for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/ Manmade/ Synthetic
Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn
and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun
Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-171

Table 271: The Middle East 15-Year Perspective for Spun
Yarns by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Sales for Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Yarns
(Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and
Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn
and Wool Spun Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-172

7. LATIN AMERICA III-173
A.Market Analysis III-173
Major Markets III-173
Brazil III-173
Brazil to Emerge as a Major Player in the Global Apparel
and Textiles Market III-173
Brazilian Technical Textiles and Nonwovens Industry III-173
Cotton Industry Overview III-173
Table 272: Cotton Production and Trade in Brazil
(1991-2005) (In ‘000 480-Pound Bales) (includes
corresponding Graph/Chart) III-174
Colombia III-174
Centrally Located III-174
Political Reasons Squash Colombian Textile Industry III-174
Colombian Textile Market Overview III-175
B.Market Analytics III-176
Table 273: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Textile Fibers by Product Group/ Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber,
Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/ Modacrylic Fiber,
Cellulosics and Other Synthetic Fibers)
Natural Fibers
(Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk Fiber)
and Specialty
Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual
Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2009 through 2017
(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-176

Table 274: Latin American Historic Review for Textile Fibers
by Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic
Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/ Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently
Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for
Years 2003 through 2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-177

Table 275: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Textile
Fibers by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of
Volume Sales for Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Fibers
(Polyester Fiber, Nylon/ Aramid Fiber, Olefins,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics and Other Synthetic
Fibers)
Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber and Silk
Fiber)
and Specialty Fibers/Products for Years 2003, 2011 &
2017 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-178

Table 276: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future
Analysis for Spun Yarns by Product Group/ Segment -
Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn,
Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and
Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets
Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand
Tons for Years 2009 through 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-179

Table 277: Latin American Historic Review for Spun Yarns by
Product Group/Segment - Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic
Yarns (Polyester Spun Yarn, Acrylic/ Modacrylic Spun Yarn
and Cellulosic Spun Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun
Yarn and Wool Spun Yarn) Markets Independently Analyzed with
Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2003 through
2008 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-180

Table 278: Latin American 15-Year Perspective for Spun Yarns
by Product Group/Segment - Percentage Breakdown of Volume
Sales for Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Yarns (Polyester
Spun Yarn, Acrylic/Modacrylic Spun Yarn and Cellulosic Spun
Yarn)
and Natural Yarns (Cotton Spun Yarn and Wool Spun
Yarn) for Years 2003, 2011 & 2017 (includes corresponding
Graph/Chart) III-181

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 407 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries -444)

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Region/Country Players
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The United States 25
Canada 2
Japan 15
Europe 174
France 18
Germany 29
The United Kingdom 11
Italy 48
Spain 21
Rest of Europe 47
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 216
Latin America 8
Africa 4
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