China’s grip on U.S. footwear imports has been slipping since 2009, leaving room for developing nations to increase their market shares.
Asia Trade Data
16 Sep 2013
The Port of Yokohama in Japan saw its container trade with foreign countries tumble 6.7 percent in the first half of this year from a year earlier to 1,284,352 20-foot equivalent units, according to preliminary figures released by the Yokohama municipal government.
12 Sep 2013
The value of India’s exports jumped 13.0 percent year-over-year in August 2013, according to India’s Ministry of Commerce. The trade deficit fell 23 percent from last August to $10.9 billion.
30 Aug 2013
U.S. containerized exports fell 6.1 percent year-over-year in June, to 925,043 20-foot-equivalent units, according to preliminary figures from PIERS, a JOC sister company.
23 Aug 2013
Strong consumer product exports will support GDP growth in South Korea in the coming months and years even though oversea
19 Aug 2013
Japan’s exports to the United States rose for the seventh straight month in July on a year-on-year basis, surging 18.4 percent to ¥1.106 trillion ($11.3 billion), according to preliminary figures released by the Finance Ministry on Aug 19.
19 Aug 2013
After contracting in June, total exports from Asia last month accelerated, and double-digit growth is likely in the months ahead, according to analysis by Nomura.
15 Aug 2013
Expansion of China’s pulp manufacturing capacity in the last five years has resulted in a “dramatic increase” in the importation of wood chips to supply the new paper mills...
14 Aug 2013
The value of India’s exports increased 11.6 percent year-over-year in July, according to India’s Ministry of Commerce. This was the largest increase since October 2011, and was preceded by two months of declines.
13 Aug 2013
U.S. footwear imports from China rose 2 percent through May compared to the first five months of 2012, but the long-term trend is toward increasing imports from emerging economies such as Vietnam, Indonesia and Cambodia, according to an industry study.
12 Aug 2013
The Japanese economy grew 0.6 percent in the April-June quarter from the preceding quarter, or at an annualized pace of 2.6 percent, in real terms, the Cabinet Office said in a preliminary report.
12 Aug 2013
U.S. footwear imports in 2012 slipped 0.4 percent year-over-year, although they are predicted to rise from $23.4 billion in 2012 to $29.6 billion in 2017...