Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail 2K If You Like This Article Kindly Give Us A Share! Believe it or not, Africa is becoming a manufacturing hub for the west. According to Fibre2Fashion.com, Africa exports $3.491 billion worth of garments to the United States Of America last year. In 2022, trousers and shorts were the dominant products among the total apparel imported by the US from the African continent. In the country’s total imported garments worth $3.491 billion, trousers and shorts grabbed a share of 45.20 percent, valued at $1.578 billion. Jerseys, shirts, T-shirts, and innerwear were the other top five products. The imports of trousers and shorts jumped more than 55 percent in the last two years after a decline in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. US imports of trousers and shorts slipped 14.21 percent to $1.014 billion in 2020 but bounced back up by 32.88 percent to $1.347 billion in 2021. Inbound shipments from African countries further jumped by 17.09 percent to $1.578 billion in the recently the concluded year 2022, according to trade data obtained from Fibre2Fashion’s market insight tool TexPro. More Articles You Would Love ‘The Fine Jewellery Collection’ By Le Reve Bride Is A Must See For Bridal Inspiration MUSIC VID: If You Are Down, Pick Your Self Up With MzVee’s Message Of Hope In New Song Feat. Medikal, ‘Hallelujah’ The import of jerseys was $529.307 million in the last year, which was 15.16 percent of the total. Similarly, the imports of shirts were $446.874 million (12.80 percent), T-shirts were $319.666 million (9.16 percent), and innerwear was $134.645 million (3.86 percent). The top five products contributed more than 86 percent to the total inbound shipment of the US, as per TexPro. The other top five apparel products imported by the US in 2022 were dresses (2.23 percent), jackets and blazers (2.07 percent), babywear (1.89 percent), coats (1.38 percent), and sportswear (1.26 percent). Read More Like This On Ghana Fashion Socio-Politics UPCOMING TOP EVENTS! VIEW ALL EVENTSDIRECTION COLLECTION: OUT NOW!Click HereFollow us on Instagram @FashionGHANA_com | Twitter: @fashionGHANA | Facebook: Fashionghana.com To Submit stories Email: [email protected] or HashTag #FashionGHANA Share FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedinWhatsappTelegramEmail More For You VIDEO: “I’m So Very Excited To Be Here” Watch US Vice President Kamala... “Homosexuals Are Deviation From The Normal, But You Don’t Kill Them!” – President... Former US President Donald Trump Set To Be Arrested On Tuesday & Calls... Kenya Cracks Down On LGBTQ Infiltration In Schools With Aims To Ban Gay... Kamala Harris Scheduled To Visit Ghana First On African Outreach Tour Set For... North African Country Tunisia Targets & Kicks Out Black African Immigrants After President... The Ghana Government Must Bring The Soldiers That Attacked Civilians Of Ashaiman To... BREAKING: Lawless Armed Soldiers With Guns Terrorize Random Ghanaian Citizens After The Murder... Ghana’s NCC Themes The 2023 Edition Of ‘Wear Ghana Festival’ “Wear Ghana For... VIDEO: Influencer/Reporter Passionately Breaks Down To CNN How INEC Is Rigging Nigeria’s Elections... You must log in to post a comment.This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.