Bangladesh exported $150.39 million worth of lingerie products, including categories such as shapewear and foundation garments to the US in the 11 months of 2021.
According to the latest official US custom data, Bangladesh brassieres export to the US surged by 43 per cent during the January to November period of 2021.
The US imported $2.57 billion worth of brassieres in the first 11-month period of 2021, observing 46.81 per cent year-on-year growth.
Among the other top 4 lingerie exporter countries – China bragged the top position with $858.81 million, noting 48.64 per cent Y-o-Y growth in January to November 2021 period.
Vietnam exported $496.76 million brassieres to the US, growing by 52.77per cent on yearly basis.
Sri Lanka exported $244.73 million worth of lingerie items, gaining by 34.54 per cent.
While Indonesia shipped $238.97 million worth of lingerie and intimatewear garments witnessing a significant 89.64 per cent growth in January to November period of 2021.