According to the latest Procolombia scales, live and virtual dates of 391 buyers from 26 countries are invited to Colombiatex + Colombiamoda 2021 They left the companies for US$10.7 million, between purchases made in place and expectations that might come true in the future.
According to the report, The United States, Guatemala, Costa Rica and Ecuador were the main buyers Of this retinue of international businessmen, followed by destinations such as the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico and Canada.
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In addition to, The clothes most popular with foreigners were sportswear, girdles, control wear, swimwear and underwear.Which had a good export performance during the health situation.
Flavia Santoro, President of Procolombia, explained that ” Two major Inexmoda events have become major accelerators of a safe economic revitalization in exports to the fashion sector. The main international buyers’ missions came from the United States, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, Costa Rica, and Guatemala. In a hypothetical way, there were also appointments with businessmen from the Netherlands Antilles, the United Arab Emirates and India.”
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It must be remembered that according to figures from the Danes, Colombian fashion exports grew 42.1% to $344.6 million between January and May 2021. The main buyers were the United States ($130.1 million), Ecuador ($41.5 million) and Mexico ($32.1 million).
While the Colombian garments most sought after abroad were drapery and fabrics, girdles and control wear, raw and prepared leathers, jeans, and women’s underwear. In addition to Antioquia, Bogota, Valle del Cauca, Atlantico, Cundinamarca and Santander They led fashion exports in the first five months of the year.