According to Soyuzlegprom, the industrial production index in the textile and clothing industry for ten months of the year compared to the same period last year amounted to 101,7%. The producer price index of industrial textile and clothing products for the period January-October 2014 increased by 3,3% compared to the same period last year, while in October compared with October 2013, the figure was 102,9%, compared with September 2014 years - 105,1%.
In particular, in the sewing industry there was an increase in assortment groups: on an annualized basis, the production of warm jackets increased by 22,1% (2,9 million pieces), suits - by 14,8% (4,4 million pieces), dresses - by 31,7% (8,3 million pieces), trousers - by 8,2% (19,1 million units).
At the same time, the production of knitted hosiery decreased by 13,8% (179 million pairs), and knitted products - by 3,2% (113 million pieces).
In textile production, compared with the same period last year, the production of fabrics as a whole decreased by 6,1% (3,2 billion sq. M), and threads by 2,9% (84,8 million reels). Shoe production also decreased - by 3,9% (93,1 million pairs).