ArmInfo. In January-November 2019, textile production showed the highest growth rates among the segments of the manufacturing industry of Armenia. Thus, according to the Statistical Committee of the Republic of Armenia, the volume of textile production has grown 1.7 times year over year for 1.7 fold (against an increase of 22.4% a year earlier), amounting to 1.2 billion drams.
So, according to the Statistical Committee of the Republic of Armenia, the volume of textile production has increased over the course of 11 months y-o-y by 1.7 fold (against an increase of 22.4% a year earlier), and amounted to 1.2 billion drams.
In particular, during the reporting period, the production of hosiery has doubled, amounting to 18 788.9 thousand pairs (against the decline by 28.2% a year earlier), knitwear - by 41.8% to 5 647 thousand pieces (against the decline by 1.9% a year earlier), of carpets and rugs - by 23% to 29.9 tons (against growth of 59.9%), of knitted products - by 13.5% to 4.2 tons (against a decline of 11.9% a year earlier )
It should be noted that, according to the data of the RA Customs Service, in the first half of 2019, Armenia exported knitted goods by more than $ 16.8 million, which is 31.1% less than the indicator a year ago. The lion's share of the export of knitwear in Armenia falls on the Russian market.