Cotton - In 2016, Bangladeshi importers of cotton and related products:

  1. Woven cotton fabrics: US$1 billion (up 50%)
  2. Woven fabrics (85%+ cotton): $925.9 million (up 60.8%)
  3. Cotton (uncarded, uncombed): $903.7 million (down -20.9%)
  4. Yarn (85%+ cotton): $778.5 million (up 90.3%)
  5. Woven fabrics (mixed): $560.9 million (up 1,079%)
  6. Woven fabrics (under 85% cotton): $257.6 million (up 532.3%)
  7. Yarn (under 85% cotton): $103.2 million (up 483.1%)
  8. Other woven fabrics: $15.1 million (down -85.2%)
  9. Cotton sewing thread: $1.8 million (down -87%)
  10. Cotton (carded, combed): $860,000 (down -96%)
Among these import subcategories, Bangladeshi purchases of woven mixed fabrics (up 1,079%), woven fabrics under 85% cotton (up 532.3%) and yarn under 85% cotton (up 483.1%) grew at the fastest pace from 2009 to 2016.