Exports Grow, But Not Just to U.S

Gulveren, Hasan
March 2005
Home Textiles Today;3/7/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 26, p12
Trade Publication
The article informs that many countries' textiles exports grew in 2004. The top 10 exporters in the home textiles industry achieved a total export volume worth more than $860 million, 44 percent higher than the previous year. The companies forming the list, generally, showed a good performance in 2004 despite the weak dollar, rising raw material costs and stepped up competition from China. Similarly, Turkey's home textiles exports grew bigger in scale and strength last year, increasing by 17 percent to more than $2.5 billion.


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