SIC 2200 | NAICS 313000
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Comprehensive market research reports provide in-depth industry analysis and five-year forecasts, with special focus on the underlying structure and external forces and relationships that affect industries and their performance. Report contents include:
Bimonthly publication provides news and information for industry professionals, with special features including the "Textile Activity at a Glance" report in each issue that provides textile mill demand (e.g., production, sales) and supply (e.g., capacity, operating rate, stock/sales ratio) statistics for the latest available month, previous bimonthly report, and prior year. Selected articles are available free online.
First Research profiles cover key aspects of an industry's size, scope, and operations and include a five-year growth forecast. Profile contents include:
Introductory section provides an overview of the textiles industry and its impact on the U.S. economy, with topics covered including key facts and figures about the industry, multiplier effect and its impact on local communities, economic impact on the U.S. economy as a whole in terms of value of product shipments, capital investment, and supply chain employment, and trade exports and export markets.
Textile Outlook International
Each issue of this bimonthly publication includes an editorial feature and five research-based reports, with topics covered in these research reports including country and company profiles, trends in world trade and production of textiles and apparel, EU and U.S. import trends, technological developments, innovation updates, and business development opportunities. Free sample is available upon request.
Technical Textile Markets
Quarterly subscription publication features coverage of the manmade fiber, nonwoven, and technical textile markets, with topics covered in various issues including company and country profiles, market sector analysis, statistical consumption reports, profiles of top global producers, product and process innovations, and technological developments. Free sample issue is available with e-mail registration.
Comprehensive market research report provides a detailed analysis of this product sector in the U.S. and selected other countries, with data provided for the U.S. including historical and forecast market size by type (e.g., natural fiber, polyester, nylon, and other) and product application (e.g., household goods, fashion and clothing, technical, and others). Detailed table of contents is available free online.
Comprehensive report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for this product sector on a global and regional basis, with information provided in the report including market size and forecast by type (e.g., natural fibers, polyester, nylon, others), application (e.g., fashion, technical, household, others), and geographic region (e.g., North America, South America, Europe, APAC, and Middle East/Africa).
Five-year financial statement analysis includes income statements, balance sheets, and key financial ratios, with data available by sales size range on a national, state, and metro area level.
Financial benchmarking section of this report provides an analysis of industry income and expenses as a percentage of annual revenue for establishments that manufacture products such as fiber, yarn, and thread from natural or synthetic fibers; broadwoven fabrics and felts; nonwoven fabrics and felts; knit fabrics and laces; narrow fabrics; Schiffli machine embroideries; and finished and coated fabrics.
Free online service provides salary, bonus, and hourly wage data for job positions in this sector such as plant manager, production manager, process engineer, quality control technician, forklift operator, and maintenance mechanic, with firms for which salary or wage data is provided including Unifi, Inc., Milliken & Company, INVISTA S.A.R.L., Polartec, LLC, Shaw Industries, Inc., and Parkdale Mills, Inc.
Annual wage survey provides hourly and annual wage data on a national, state, and local area basis for personnel employed by organizations in this sector that manufacture products such as fiber, yarn, and thread from natural or synthetic fibers; broadwoven fabrics and felts; nonwoven fabrics and felts; knit fabrics and laces; narrow fabrics; Schiffli machine embroideries; and finished and coated fabrics.