Feedback Here

fbook  tweeter  linkin YouTube
Global contents also translated in Chinese
textiles message

China’s CPTPP membership could create hurdles for US’ textile industry

China’s CPTPP membership could create hurdles for US’ textile industry

  Textile and apparel companies have been on a high alert ever since China submitted its application to join the 11-member Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CPTPP). They believe China’s potential accession to the CPTPP could create unprecedented challenges for the West... Read more

Sustainability pressures compel brands to relook raw material choices

Sustainability pressures compel brands to relook raw material choices

   The pandemic has accelerated demand for clothes made from performance fabrics because of its moisture-wicking, anti-odor and cooling properties they offer. As per a Women’s Wear Daily report, consumers are seeking not just presentable but also versatile garments. This has created demand for fabric... Read more

Apparel dominates Brand Finance’s 2021 luxury brands list with 62% val…

Apparel dominates Brand Finance’s 2021 luxury brands list with 62% value

  In 2021, 62 per cent of the total value generated by the world’s top 50 valuable luxury and premium brands was from apparel brands reveals 2021 Luxury and Premium 50 report by Brand Finance. The report states, 30 apparel brands dominated the ranking. However, the value of these brands declined due to CO... Read more

PLI scheme will make Indian textile industry self-reliant

PLI scheme will make Indian textile industry self-reliant

  Fuelling industrial growth since the pre-British era, Indian textile industry is likely to reach a value of $300 billion by 2035. Currently, textile and apparel exports account for 11 per cent of India’s overall merchandize exports. Export growth is being driven by the growing urbanization and rising in... Read more

Diversification can help Vietnam lift production amid latest COVID-19 …

Diversification can help Vietnam lift production amid latest COVID-19 outbreak

  The outbreak of COVID-19’s Delta variant has paralyzed Vietnam’s garment industry. Though factories are allowed to operate they have to provide accommodation or transport for workers, leading to a sharp increase in expenses. This has disrupted manufacturing activities in Vietnam, as per a Business... Read more

Cotton prices to be bullish this year predict analysts

Cotton prices to be bullish this year predict analysts

  Cotton futures contract reached a 7.5-year high in August as falling global supply gave a boost to demand from China. A report by execution-only service provider Capital.com says, the benchmark intercontinental exchange (ICE) cotton contract for October delivery hit 96.27 cents a pound (lb) on August 27. Alth... Read more

Collaborations to be key for future textile industry growth

Collaborations to be key for future textile industry growth

  Collaborations are an important part of supply chain management in the textile industry. They help the industry create the right textile product for application. To highlight the importance of partnerships in the industry, MIT and the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) published an instruction manual descr... Read more

Brand commitment can help American lawmakers address forced labor issu…

Brand commitment can help American lawmakers address forced labor issues

  Time and again, American customs officials have detained goods suspected of being made by forced labor. As per an AOL report, the US has been detaining goods suspected of being made by forced labor since 1930. This fiscal year, American Customs and Border Protection, or CBP, detained at least 967 shipments wo... Read more

Production revamp and consumer awareness can boost leather use in fash…

Production revamp and consumer awareness can boost leather use in fashion

  Time and again, industry experts have reiterated the importance of leather as one of the most sustainable materials for the fashion industry. Yet, consumers continue to be lured by global campaigns focusing on plastic-based materials. Also, clothing and footwear manufacturers continue to use plastic-based mat... Read more

PLI Scheme to boost India’s MMF-based garment exports to Japan

PLI Scheme to boost India’s MMF-based garment exports to Japan

  World’s third largest importer of textiles and apparels (T&A), Japan’s imports in the category grew by 1.2 per cent CAGR from $35.37 billion in 2015 to $37.14 billion in 2019. Meanwhile, exports during the four-year period declined 0.3 per cent from $7.84 per cent in 2015 to $7.74 billion in 2... Read more

Small manufacturers in Bangladesh suffer as brands shift to bigger app…

Small manufacturers in Bangladesh suffer as brands shift to bigger apparel makers

  The ongoing global pandemic has been particularly tough on small and less-competitive apparel makers in Bangladesh due to the unhealthy price-cut competition. Large and well-established suppliers have been able to survive and receive larger work orders from big garment buyers. However, these suppliers are bei... Read more

Rising rights violations in India highlights need for garment workers …

Rising rights violations in India highlights need for garment workers empowerment

  With allegations of human and labor rights violations mounting, most fashion brands are on a mission to reform their supply chains. Criticized by unions and activities, brands in Bangladesh and India are gearing up to tackle labor exploitation issues in their factories. An H&M garment factory in Tamil Nad... Read more

New PLI scheme to help revive India’s ailing textile and apparel secto…

New PLI scheme to help revive India’s ailing textile and apparel sector

  For the last few years, India has been losing its edge in the global textile and clothing exports to countries like Vietnam and Bangladesh. COVID-19 has further added to its worries with exports expected to fall around 15 per cent to $28.4 billion in 2020-21. A recent report by Wazir Advisors had predicted, I... Read more

New Vienna project seeks eco-friendly textile recycling for blended fi…

New Vienna project seeks eco-friendly textile recycling for blended fibers

  Textile recycling though prevalent is limited to only one per cent of the clothing industry’s annual production. Most textiles or fibers that are recycled are made from PET (polyethylene terephthalate) obtained from beverage bottles, among other things, says Andreas Barti, Particle Technology, Recycling... Read more

Demand for technical textiles drops in China while nonwovens exports s…

Demand for technical textiles drops in China while nonwovens exports surge

   After rapid surge in 2020, demand for technical textiles in China is slowly stabilizing. Demand for surgical masks, protective clothing and related raw materials is gradually declining, slowing the industry’s annual growth rate. A survey by the China Nonwovens & Industrial Textile Association ... Read more

India’s cotton exports remain resilient with 75.71% increase in May 20…

India’s cotton exports remain resilient with 75.71% increase in May 2021

  India is the one of the largest cotton exporters in the world. Exports of cotton yarn and fabrics export account for about 23 per cent of India’s total textiles and apparel export. As per a CCF Group report, in May 2021, India exported cotton yarn worth 101.1 kt a 75.71 per cent rise year-on-year and 12... Read more

Awareness, tech adoption can boost India’s wool industry

Awareness, tech adoption can boost India’s wool industry

  As a part of its structured breeding program launched through the National Livestock Mission, the Indian government imported 199 female and 41 male Australian Merino in 2019. After successful shearing for about five months, these sheep are expected to produce a batch of lambs that will offer the softest and t... Read more

Preferred fibers and materials market to grow to 146 million ton by 20…

Preferred fibers and materials market to grow to 146 million ton by 2030

  A new report by the Textile Exchange shows, the market share of preferred fibers and materials grew significantly in 2020. As per the report, ‘the Preferred Fiber and Materials Market Report 2021,’ the share of preferred cotton increased from 24 to 30 per cent while that of recycled polyester incr... Read more

Madagascar increasing presence in global garment industry with new pro…

Madagascar increasing presence in global garment industry with new projects

  One of the largest Sub-Saharan African textile exporters to the EU, Madagascar offers a ray of hope to the garment industry reeling under COVID-19 effects. Although COVID-19 supply disruptions, production delays, and demand drop-offs have led to a decline in textile and garment exports, it still remains the l... Read more

FABRIC SHOWCASE
Raymond Fabric
Siyaram Fabric
Arvind Fabric
next
prev
 
FEATURED EVENTS
ITAVTS 2020
CEO 2020 FE
 
TEXTILE TECHNOLOGY UPDATE

MOST POPULAR NEWS
 
COTTON INDEX
Cotton - Daily Price - Commodity Prices - Price Charts, Data, and News - FashionatingWorld
 
HOW TEXTILE RECYCLING WORKS

Swiss fiber testing institute Testex completes 175 years

   Focusing on a holistic approach, Testex offers complete sustainability solution... Read more

PLI to make technical textiles India’s next sunshine industry: Texel Indust…

   The government’s new production linked incentive (PLI) scheme will make t... Read more

US’ ban on Xianjiang cotton evokes mixed response from Japan’s apparel bran…

   The US ban on cotton originating from the Xinjiang region in China has evoked m... Read more

Duarte collaborates with C.L.A.S.S. Ecohub for Spring/Summer 2022 collectio…

   Portuguese brand Duarte plans to launch its Spring/Summer 2022 collection devel... Read more

India: GST rates increase, a huge setback for the garment industry

   Experts and businessmen believe, the government’s decision to increase GS... Read more

GDMA awards Huntsman with Top Exporter of the Year Award

   Huntsman Textile Effects, the leading global provider of high-quality dyes, che... Read more

Uster to present combined solution for nonwovens quality control at Index 2…

   Uster will present a combined solution to control contamination in nonwoven mat... Read more

IAF, ABIT, Euratex join hands for international conferences on European ind…

   International Apparel Federation (IAF), ABIT, the national association for the ... Read more

Archroma launches new compliance platform

   Global leader in specialty chemicals for sustainable solutions, Archroma has la... Read more

Coloreel launches new recycled polyester thread

   Coloreel has launched a new recycled polyester thread to be used with the groun... Read more

Messe Frankfurt announces dates for Heimtextil 2022

   German trade fair and event organizer Messe Frankfurt has announced dates for i... Read more

Pakistan: Provide more incentives to textile processing units, urges APTMA

   Sheikh Shahid Javaid, Regional Chairman, All Pakistan Textile Processing Mills ... Read more

Bluesign Technologies announces phase-out plan for CMR solvents

   Textile chemical management specialist Bluesign® Technologies has announced... Read more

Premiere Vision Paris takes the hybrid route

   The current edition of Europe’s main textile and suppliers trade shows Pr... Read more

Bangladesh garment and textile machinery imports decline in

   Bangladesh Textile Mills Association (BTMA) plans to expand capacity as the wor... Read more

Wrangles launches sustainable denim line

   Kontoor Brands-owned American denim brand Wrangler has launched a sustainable d... Read more

AAFA signs MoU with Kenya’s KAM to collaborate on mutual policy areas

   American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) has signed an MoU with the K... Read more

Leeds University launches LITAC

   University of Leeds has launched a new research institute to address global cha... Read more

Abdul Rahim Nasir elected as APTMA’s new Chairman

   The All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has elected Abdul Rahim Nasi... Read more

Viscose Traceability project traces over 23,000 products by Kering and Best…

   The recently concluded Viscose Traceability Project was able to trace viscose i... Read more

Welspun to expand home textiles, floorings business capacity in two years

   Welspun India plans to expand the capacity its home textiles and flooring busin... Read more

AfCFTA to boost East Africa’s T&A exports

   The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is set to boost Eastern Africa... Read more

Pakistan’s leather garment exports grow by 8.50% from July-Aug 2021

   Pakistan’s leather garments exports grew by 8.50 per cent during the firs... Read more

Pakistan textile exports surge by 45.19% in August 2021

   Pakistan’s textile exports grew 45.19 per cent on a year-on-year basis fr... Read more

Karnataka expresses interest in Centre’s mega textile parks scheme

   The Karnataka government is interested in central government’s scheme to ... Read more

Circular Systems partners Tintex for premium knits collection

   Circular Systems has partnered Portugal-based sustainable textiles company Tint... Read more

Nilite unveils Corporate Sustainability Report

   A global company specialized in producing Nylon 6.6 for apparel and owner of Se... Read more

Manufacturers’ initiative publishes White Paper on Commercial Compliance

   A global textile and apparel (T&A) manufacturers’ initiative has publ... Read more

Global fiber production to reach 146 million tonne in 2030

   Increasing by 34 per cent, global fiber production is expected to reach 146 mil... Read more