India’s share in home textile exports to US flat
India’s market share in home textile exports to the US (sum of all products) remained flat YOY at 33%. India’s market share (in dollar terms) in cotton sheets increased 1ppt YOY to 50% in CY17. However, in CY17, market share for towels declined 1ppt to 39%, led by multi-year low market share reported for the past four months.
In Dec’17, India’s cotton sheet market share (dollar terms) came in at 50%, a decrease of 1ppt YOY. The Cy16market share increased 1ppt YOY to 50%. This is the 6th consecutive year in which India witnessed 1ppt YOY increase in market share. In the same year, China’s market share decreased 2ppt YOY to 20%, while Pakistan’s share remained flat YOY at 16%.