USA had imported 2,004.64 million SME apparels in Nov. ’20, increasing 9.50 per cent on Y-o-Y basis, while the import values were down by 4.70 per cent to US $ 5.28 billion.

Asian countries such as Vietnam, Cambodia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Myanmar upped their respective shipments to USA both in values and volumes on Y-o-Y basis.

On the other hand, China, India, Bangladesh, Indonesia and Thailand increased their apparel exports to USA in volume terms but fell in values in November ’20 as compared to November ’19.

Below tables contain the complete details –

Y-o-Y % Change in Volume-wise Apparel Exports to USA from Top Asian Countries:
(Comparison between November ’20 and November ’19) (Qty in million SME)

Countries November 2019 November 2020
% Change
World 1,831.18 2,004.64 9.50
Vietnam 252.43 314 24.40
Cambodia 73.50 91 23.80
Pakistan 52.65 65.34 24.10
Sri Lanka 24.20 33.93 40.20
Myanmar 6.19 8.68 40.30
China 677.91 778.70 14.90
India 72.53 80.57 11.10
Bangladesh 141.52 143.74 1.80
Indonesia 66.96 72.20 7.80
Thailand 19.04 25.89 36

 Y-o-Y % Change in Value-wise Apparel Exports to USA from Top Asian Countries:
(Comparison between November ’20 and November ’19)
(Values in US $ million)

Countries November 2019 November 2020   

% Change

World 5,541.78 5,282.46 (-) 4.70
Vietnam 881.68 1,001.10 13.50
Cambodia 200.34 235 17.30
Pakistan 105.75 131.47 24.30
Sri Lanka 118.05 120.30 1.90
Myanmar 21.03 26.88 27.80
China 1,388.82 1,274 (-) 8.30
India 254.30 235.26 (-) 7.50
Bangladesh 419.70 372.87 (-) 11
Indonesia 281.89 268.58 (-) 4.70
Thailand 73.24 59.50 (-) 19