30 January 2017 - Silk prices have clearly rebounded in 2016, returning to their highest level of the last five years. Demand for silk remains strong from export markets, with sales of silk apparel however plummeting to foreign nations. Our quarterly report provides monthly average prices over the last five years for silk and cocoon on the domestic market, with in-depth analysis of latest and long-term trends. Export data are also now released for raw silk, silk yarns and silk apparel, including average export prices over the last 12 months. Most data are available for download.