Past mid-2023, there is a clear indication that the Indian textile industry is brushing off all setbacks and coursing a revival path. Traditionally the global textile manufacturing segment has traditionally been associated with China, US, the EU collective of France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Portugal. Indi... Read more
Bangladesh’s biggest foreign exchange revenue is from readymade garment exports wherein it enjoys the position of being the world’s second largest exporter after China. When this South Asian nation’s apparel exporters face a challenge due to escalating yarn prices in the domestic market, i... Read more
Donear Group, India's premier lifestyle and fashion house, has raised the bar for men's fashion by unveiling its acclaimed product line at AsiaTex'23, hosted at the JWCC (Jio World Convention Centre), BKC, from August 31st to September 2nd, 2023.
A prestigious showcase
AsiaTex'23, organized by the Hindust... Read more
Bangladesh is on the verge of surpassing China as the world's leading exporter of cotton with global demand for cotton apparels increasing. The World Trade Organization had already identified Bangladesh as the world's second-largest garment exporter after China in 2022 and the quick upsurge has continued st... Read more
Following a triumphant showing at ITMA 2023 in Milan, Optima 3D, a UK-based pioneer, is poised to introduce its cutting-edge weaving technology to the USA. The renowned University of Maine's Advanced Structures and Composites Center (ASCC) eagerly awaits installation.
A Technological Marvel Unveiled
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When Terry Townsend, former executive director of the International Cotton Advisory Committee, raised a red flag that India is on the brink of a potential “cotton crisis” and the Indian government seems indifferent to the pending crisis it had a dominos effect with many other experts joining in ... Read more
India, one of the largest cotton producers in the world, is going through a tough time with its current crop of the white fluff. It isn’t just the Ukrainian conflict as economic uncertainties have also created a sizeable slump in demand for clothing and therefore textile. A year ago things looked diff... Read more
Fast fashion has been on the radar for a while now. From environment activists and watch-bodies to governments, there are a multitude of sources that are building up pressure on fashion’s black sheep – this has resulted in companies such as Shein, H&M and Inditex being forced to submit their... Read more
Munich Fabric Start is one of Europe’s most important trade fairs for the textile sector hosted twice a year. Between July 18 and 20, 2023, a comprehensive range of textiles, accessories, finishing and sourcing contacts for Autumn/Winter 2024-25 (A/W 24/25) were on display with 1,100 international collections... Read more
Better Cotton, the world's largest cotton sustainability initiative, has joined forces with the Cotton Egypt Association (CEA) to expand the Better Cotton program in Egypt. This strategic partnership aims to enhance the sustainability and quality of Egyptian cotton production while ensuring fair working conditions ... Read more
Pakistan’s exports share in the international market has dropped to 1.76 per cent due to expensive electricity. As per APTMA, textile exports dropped to $35.21 billion in FY2022-23 compared to $39.59 in FY2021-22. Moreover 50 per cent production capacity of textile mills is not being utalised and with high el... Read more