In the bustling heart of Paris, the Texworld Apparel Sourcing Paris event saw a convergence of nearly 8,000 international visitors eager to engage with 1,300 exhibitors from around the globe. Held at the Paris Expo Porte de Versailles from 5 to 7 February 2024, this year's event boasted a boldly designed sh... Read more
The apparel industry, like many others, is experiencing a paradigm shift in its export dynamics to the US. Driven by factors like rising costs in traditional hubs, changing consumer preferences, and geopolitical tensions there is a shift towards new players and product categories. This shift is driven by ma... Read more
The third installment of Source Fashion, Europe’s foremost responsible sourcing exhibition, kicked off with a bang, boasting its largest and most diverse array of manufacturers, suppliers, and artisans from over 20 countries. The event, held at Olympia London, featured a special appearance and keynote... Read more
The influx of Chinese fabrics into India has become a contentious issue, raising concerns about unfair competition, job losses, and the fate of the domestic textile industry. This influx raises concerns about legality and the future of domestic manufacturers. The issue is fairly complex.
Policy tailwinds f... Read more
The Indian textile industry, once a global powerhouse, is facing significant challenges. Declining exports, ailing infrastructure, and fierce competition threaten its future. In a recent report, a Parliamentary Committee recognized the need for urgent action and called for a comprehensive National Textile P... Read more
The textile industry, a crucial spoke in India and China’s GDP economic growth, has become a battleground for anti-dumping duties (ADD), raising concerns about business losses and the future of trade relations.
Tit for tat ADDs
Both India and China have imposed ADD on imports from each other. ... Read more
The inaugural Pure London x JATC, London's festival of fashion, concluded on a resounding high note after three days filled with trend-led fashion showcases, enriching educational content, extensive networking opportunities, and pioneering business prospects. Held at Olympia London, the event attracted a di... Read more
Scoop, the renowned fashion showcase, concluded its Autumn/Winter 24 season on a high note, bidding farewell to guests who were treated to a remarkable display of international designers under the theme 'A Return to Wonderment'. The event, characterized by opulent art deco influences, drew a bustling crowd ... Read more
Despite a tough 2023, marked by declining exports and shrinking employment, Turkish textile and apparel industry remains cautiously optimistic for 2024. While acknowledging ongoing challenges like high inflation, increasing production costs, and slow European market, industry leaders point out to strategic ... Read more
The China-Pakistan Free Trade Agreement (FTA), implemented in 2020, has become a game-changer for both nations, particularly in the textile, apparel, and fashion industries. Bilateral trade has soared, with data highlighting significant growth in both imports and exports especially in textiles and apparel s... Read more
The curtains closed on Europe’s prominent responsible sourcing exhibition, Source Home & Gift, after an enlightening and prosperous four-day event that fostered connections within the global sourcing community. The show, which saw the participation of leading retailers such as Fenwick, Next, and J... Read more
Spring Fair, the UK's premier retail marketplace for Home, Gift, and Fashion, concluded its latest edition on a high note after four days brimming with bustling activity, creative showcases, and memorable moments. With eyes now set on its monumental 75th anniversary in 2025, the event witnessed an impressiv... Read more