Pakistani Textile Facts
While the export value of the Pakistan Textile Sector was 1, 1 million dollar in 1990, it has reached to 5,4 billion dollars by the end of 2009. In other words, the total textile exports of Turkey folded five times within the last 20 years.
According to WTO statistics for 2008, Pakistan ranked seventh in the world with a share of 3,8% and Asian statistics second in the EU market with a share of 17,5%.
Pakistan exports 49% of textile products to EU countries. Advantages of Pakistan in using advanced technology, richness in raw materials, and geographical proximity to main markets also lead to market diversification for textile exports.
Pakistan, as being one of the most prominent textile and clothing producers in the world, now, has the production capacity to meet almost all the raw material needs of the clothing industry.
Pakistan has also gained valuable experience in fabric design and it is started to present its special designs with fashion shows in prominent markets. Pakistan textile industrialists, most of whom have created their own trademark together with the patent rights, provide the most important foreign home textile and clothing companies with their fabric.
Many pattern design competitions that make important contributions to the development of fabric design in Pakistan are organized by different institutions leading to the emergence of young designers and the creation of product diversity.
Pakistan takes part in many famous international fairs in the textile sector, international textile fairs were organized within Pakistan’s potential is shown successfully all over the world.
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