In 2022, global shipments of new short-staple spindles, open-end rotors, and long-staple spindles rose by +27 percent, +85 percent, and +195 percent, respectively (year-on-year). Deliveries of draw-texturing spindles decreased by -13 percent and the number of shipped shuttle-less looms dropped by -23 percent. Shipments of large circular knitting machines declined by -27 percent and shipped flat knitting machines registered a 24 percent-reduction. The sum of all deliveries in the finishing segment decreased by -28 percent on average.