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Pakistan : Senate body for exploring new international markets for textile exports

Islamabad : The Senate Standing Committee on Textiles has directed the Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP) to explore new international markets to enhance export volume of the country. “African countries should be the main focus for the country’s export, particularly in textile sector, as Africa can be a good market for Pakistani products,” said Gul Muhammad Lot, Chairman of the committee. Continue reading Pakistan : Senate body for exploring new international markets for textile exports

Indonesia’s Textile Market Share In Asean Up

Jakarta : The market share of Indonesian textile and textile products in the Asean region has increased by about 10 percent in the last two years. “Indonesia’s textile performance also increased significantly. Its exports increased from US$300 million to US$1.3 billion,” Chairman of the Indonesian Textile Producers Association (API) Ade Sudrajat Usman said. Continue reading Indonesia’s Textile Market Share In Asean Up

Eco-friendly chemicals a must for global business in textiles

A top BASF official talks about the equation between chemicals and textile industry in Dhaka

Klaus Tiedemann
Klaus Tiedemann

Textile factories should use eco-friendly chemicals to maintain good health of soil and environment. If textiles are not produced maintaining a ecological balance, the environment will be in trouble in future, said Klaus Tiedemann, global manager of German-based chemical company BASF, in an interview in Dhaka recently. Continue reading Eco-friendly chemicals a must for global business in textiles

South Asia’s biggest fabric & accessories show ‘Source Zone 2011’ held in Gurgaon, India

To showcase world-class fabric, accessories, trimmings and embellishments for global apparel buyers

To witness participation from India, Japan, Thailand, Taiwan and Hong Kong

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Oerlikon Textile moves management to China

The Oerlikon Group will simplify its Textile Segment to further increase competitiveness and profitability. The three key elements of this change are the consolidation of the five Textile machinery and components businesses into three Business Units (BUs), the relocation of Textile’s headquarters to Shanghai and increased R&D investment in both Germany and Asia to around CHF 80 million. Continue reading Oerlikon Textile moves management to China

The Global Silk Industry Perception of European Operators toward Thai Natural & Organic Silk Fabric and Final Products

Global silk industry

Silk fabric was first developed in ancient China and later spread around the world via the ‘Silk Road’ and became popular among super-rich or high society. Nowadays silk is an affordable luxury for the middle class in Europe and the USA, and continues to hold its own in Asia as traditional ceremonial wear. Continue reading The Global Silk Industry Perception of European Operators toward Thai Natural & Organic Silk Fabric and Final Products