Textile designer or fashion designers main duty is that to translate a design or pattern of garment work into an attractive or cost effective garment. The students who are interested in sewing and tailoring at basic level and know what the techniques for this work may join the textile design courses.
1. Current economic operation of the textile industry characteristics
(A) production growth slowed down over the last year, but the degree of decline in the rate of increase has narrowed
From January to October , 37,000 textile enterprises above designated size realized a total industrial output value of 4.68129 trillion RMB, a year-on-year growth of 11.3%, a decrease of 17 percent increase over the same period last year, a decrease of 3.4 percentage points compared with the first quarter, compared with January to September an increase of 0.4 percentage points.
(B) the domestic growth rate basically stable
From January to October, the nationwide limit garments, textile needles retail sales grew 17.9 percent, 6.2 percentage points lower than the same period last year, an increase of 3.3 percentage points compared with the first quarter, an increase of 1.0 percentage points compared with the first half. After deducting price factors, the actual growth rate of the clothing retail 14.1%, lower than the same period last year by 5.6 percentage points, compared to the first quarter of the first half of the year increased by 3.5 and 1.0 percentage points respectively. In October, the country hundreds of large retail clothing sales growth of 14.2% year-on-year growth rate increased by 2.1 percentage points compared with the same period last year.
(C) outlet pressure remains
From January to October ,Our total textile and apparel exports of $ 216.14 billion, a year-on-year growth of 2.5%. September, October, two consecutive months, total exports year-on-year growth rate to achieve positive growth, reversing a negative export growth trend from January to August. Outlet pressure is still large, after deducting price factors, From January to October, China’s textile and apparel exports volume fell 0.9%, 2.0 percentage points lower than the same period last year. From January to September, our market share in the United States had a slight increase compared with the same period last year, but the market share in the European Union and Japan, respectively, decreased by 0.8 percentage points and 2.0 percentage points.
2. Run trend of the textile industry in 2012
The domestic textile industry compared with the beginning of the year has achieved a steady growth. It is expected that as gradually stabilized with the domestic economic environment, the domestic textile and apparel market will continue to maintain a steady growth. Although the international economic environment is uncertain, but the possibility of continued substantial deterioration is relatively small. Overall, the textile industry as a whole is in the stabilization process, industry profits and exports will achieve positive growth in the near future.
3. the policy recommendations
(A) effectively solve the problem of cotton spreads
As soon as possible to resolve the problems of domestic and foreign cotton spreads, both important measures to speed up the stabilization of the recovery of the textile industry, but also an effective means to prevent further decline in the international market share of China’s textile and garment industry.
(B) to strengthen support for SMEs
Textile medium and small micro-enterprises are the main force for creating jobs, it is recommended to continue the implementation of the various national policies and measures for SMEs, always concerned about the difficulties faced by SMEs, timely solve problems and enhance the competitiveness of SMEs.
(C) continue to support the industry transformation and upgrading
Continue to support the textile enterprises to implement technological improvements and technological innovation, and improve the industry value-added products, fundamentally enhance the competitiveness of the industry.