Spain’s apparel imports from Cambodia, which experienced substantial growth in 2022, have continued their upward trajectory in the first four months of the current year. Imports have seen a significant 19.16 per cent jump to $326.555 million from January to April 2023, compared to the same period in the previous year.
Spain imported apparel worth $274.042 million during the first four months of 2022. This represents a 51.61 per cent increase compared to the $180.755 million worth of imports from January to April 2021. The trend demonstrates a recovery in Spain’s import activity, which had declined by 22.71 per cent to $231.514 million in the first four months of 2020, and further dropped by 21.92 per cent to $180.755 million during the same period in 2021, according to data from Fibre2Fashion’s TexPro market insight tool.
In the first four months of 2023, Cambodia was the fourth largest supplier of apparel to Spain. During this period, Spain imported 5.04 per cent of its total apparel from Cambodia, which amounted to a value of $6.485 billion.