2007 1-December, more than 20.159 billion garment production enterprises in China, including 9.456 billion pieces of woven garments, 10.703 billion knitted garments, respectively, increased 14.36%, 13.13% and 15.47% compared with the same period in 2006. The production of enterprises of above-scale accounted for 39% of total apparel production in the whole industry, up nearly 6% from the same period last year. 2007 industry-wide apparel production of 51.2 billion pieces, and 2006 flat, including: Woven apparel 17.8 billion pieces, the year-on-year decline of 1.11%, knitting apparel 33.4 billion pieces, year-on-year growth of 0.6%.
2008 1-March, the cumulative production of clothing 4,312,210,000 pieces, the cumulative increase of 5.87%. 1-March National Woven apparel Cumulative production of 1,984,240,000, cumulative year-on-year growth of 5.93%, the national knitting Apparel production cumulative 2,327,970,000, the cumulative increase of 5.81%.
For the clothing industry, the "Eleven-Five" development of the key task is: To increase, accelerate the construction of independent brand apparel, absorbing international design talent, improve product design capabilities; Strengthen product design and market promotion, actively seek international market breakthrough, the use of international marketing means to enhance the proportion of private brand exports, and strive to form a number of international influence in 2010, independent well-known brands; actively promote the use of advanced clothing equipment, to the "Eleven-Five" end of the industry international advanced level equipment to achieve 50 %, labor productivity increased to 70000 yuan/person year.