This video, produced by the Italian Trade Agency in cooperation with ACIMIT and with financial support from the Italian Ministry of Economic Development, highlights the strong culture of innovation that distinguishes the Italian textile industry and the importance that Italian technology plays in developing the most technical and innovative textile products.


Turkish delight at IWTO Wool Round Table

By Jonathan Dyson
27 November 2015

The evolution of Turkey’s textile and clothing industry, and the growing potential of the Turkish consumer market for wool products, were highlighted at the 2015 IWTO Wool Round Table.

South Korea PX shipments fall in October

By George Huang 27 November 2015

According to Korea International Trade Association, PX exports in October dropped 2.76% from the previous month to 493,906 tonnes.

China yarn production rises

By George Huang 27 November 2015

The data, published by China National Bureau of Statistics, indicates that yarn output in October amounted to 3.63 million tonnes, up 0.92% on the prior month and 4.79% on an annual basis.

Viscose staple fibre values under pressure in China

By George Huang 27 November 2015

Viscose staple fibre prices were under renewed pressure this week when the procurement from downstream yarn manufacturers ebbed.



More digitally connected companies opt for eBIZ

28 November 2015

Launched in 2008, eBIZ is a public-private European initiative enabling companies to directly exchange orders and data between their systems using a

Foreign single-brand retail to benefit as Govt eases rules

28 November 2015

The Government’s decision to relax mandatory 30 per cent local sourcing norms has come as a shot in the arm for global brands in India, according to

WTO pulls up Colombia over import duty spat with Panama

28 November 2015

The World Trade Organization has said that the Colombia’s decision to impose import duties on textiles, apparel and footwear from Panama was

Pakistan textile industry slams Govt. over cut in gas supply

28 November 2015

Pakistani textile exporters have criticised a huge cut in gas supply quota for textile industries, describing it as an “attempt to shatter the whole



Nanotechnology: thinking small to grow big

By Fiona Haran 28 October 2015

Poised to top US$75 billion by 2020, the nanotechnology market is targeting a vast array of application areas, proving that good things really do come in small packages.

A streamlined approach

By Fiona Haran 09 July 2015

A look at the latest techniques used by nonwoven manufacturers to optimise the process and quality control of their nonwovens



Healthy hygiene business

By Sally Priestley 21 October 2015

As the hygiene industry has thrived over recent decades, nonwoven companies in the sector have enjoyed ample opportunities for growth across all segments. WTiN hears from German company BICMA, which is celebrating 20 years of growth in the...



Executive Market Report-23rd Nov 2015

By George Huang 23 November 2015

Global cotton values recovered last week except in China, where the cotton price was still in doldrums. Polyester spot rates slid due to waning demand and softened feedstock in China. Nylon and viscose also dropped. Acrylic was steady, but...


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Textile sector: MCCI for reducing cost of doing business | Business Recorder

From Business Recorder - Cotton & Textiles 30 November 2015

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