What is the value of worsted wool yarn in the global market?
The yarns from worsted wool are more even, smooth and fine as they are made from high-quality wool fibers. And due to the combing process involved in manufacturing worsted yarn, its cost is also high. Worsted wool yarn is also called wool combed yarn. These types of yarns are mainly used for manufacturing advanced fabrics and knitwear, etc.
The worsted wool market is divided into mainly 3 segments:
• By Product Type: Based on product type, the worsted wool yarn market can be segmented into tropical worsted wool and plain weave worsted wool. The tropical worsted wool is more light, smooth and breathable hence they are used to manufacture trousers, and skirts which are mostly worn in summers. While plain weave worsted wool fabrics are used to manufacture suits and other upholstery fabrics.
• By Application: Based on application the global worsted wool market can be divided into clothing, upholstery fabric, and others. The common blends of wool used are 60-80%, 80-90%, and more than 90%. The clothing segment consists of suits, skirts, slacks, socks, etc while the upholstery segment consists of cover snooker and billiards table, and couches, etc.
• By Region: Based on region the global worsted wool market is divided into North America (United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil), Europe (Germany, France, UK, Italy, Russia) and Asia-Pacific (China, Japan, Korea, Southeast Asia, India, Australia), Middle East and Africa (Egypt, South Africa, Israel, Turkey, GCC Countries). Among this Asia Pacific region holds the largest share of the wool worsted yarn market, followed by North America and Europe. In the Asia-Pacific region, China is the largest manufacturer of wool worsted yarn.
Few of the leading companies which manufactured worsted wool yarns are YÃ¼nsa, Tollegno 1900, Suedwolle Group, Shandong Hengtai Textile Co. Ltd., Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited, SÃ¼dwolle Group, Henan First Textile and Apparel (Group) Co. Ltd., JayaShree Textiles, etc.