In 2022, the textile and clothing industry in Brazil had exports to the value of over 1 Billion U.S. dollars. Brazil's import value, on textile and fashion industry was at around 5.9 Billion U.S. dollars. Thus, it is no surprise that the nation ranks Globally in the top 5 in the production of textiles, apparel production, denim, and knitwear making their fashion week also one of the five largest in the world today. Additionally, Brazil is currently the fourth-largest exporter of cotton, which has helped the apparel industry become a slow, but steady leader in the global market. The apparel industry in Brazil, when all of its segments are counted, is the second-largest job creator in the country.