Clothing production in Estonia
Located between the Baltic Sea and the Gulf of Finland, Estonia is renowned for its beautiful scenery, technological advancement, and extraordinary architecture. Estonia is also a leading exporter of textiles. The value of the Estonian apparel industry is approximately 310.4 million Euros as of 2019. Though this value declined in 2020 as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, it’s projected that it will increase once the global economy opens up.
There are about 150 apparel manufacturing companies in Estonia. Tallinn, one of the largest cities in Estonia is home to 58 companies while Tartu has 11 of them. Sillamae, which is located in the northern part of Estonia has 3 companies; Hiiumma Vald has 3; Parnu has 3 and Viljandi Vald has three. The other apparel manufacturing companies are spread out across Estonia.
These companies specialize in manufacturing the common types of clothing such as trousers, shirts, blouses, skirts, outdoor wear, warm wear, blazers, jumpers, suits for men and women, swimwear, underwear, activewear, and other types of clothing for men, women, and children.