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Fast fashion brands come under fire for involvement in forced labor

Fast fashion brands come under fire for involvement in forced labor

   Fast fashion brands, Uniqlo, Inditex, Skechers USA and French apparel group SMCP have come under fire after a French legal association Sherpa, human rights NGO Collectif Ethique Sur L’etiquette, the Uyghur Institute of Europe and an individual Uyghur victim filed a complaint against them with the ... Read more

Slowdown in EU, US create new opportunities for Chinese textiles and a…

Slowdown in EU, US create new opportunities for Chinese textiles and apparels

  The bull run that the Chinese textile and apparel industry experienced from November 2020 lasted until March 2021. However, by mid-M arch, the Chinese market started gradually weakening as in 2020 the US retail market struggled with inventory stabilization and recovery. US’ imports of textiles and appa... Read more

HKTDC International Sourcing Show underlines brands’ need to focus on …

HKTDC International Sourcing Show underlines brands’ need to focus on consumers’ well-being

  In the webinar titled ‘The Perfect Storm: Future-Proofing Your Fashion Business’, Michael Ho, Marketing & Brand Partnerships Manager, Zalora, described 2020 as a year of expansion. The webinar was a part of the three fashion-related webinars hosted by the Online HKTDC International Sourcing Sh... Read more

Innovation and resilience to boost Bangladesh denim industry’s growth …

Innovation and resilience to boost Bangladesh denim industry’s growth levels

  From production of basic wear, the Bangladesh and garment industry is fast transforming into a manufacturer of sophisticated garments aided by high-end technologies. A large part of this growth is being led by the denim industry, says a Denim Focus report. Already a reputed name in the world denim market, Ba... Read more

A new EU legislation may help thwart ‘land grab’ culture in Uzbekistan

A new EU legislation may help thwart ‘land grab’ culture in Uzbekistan

  The ban on Xinjiang cotton has shifted apparel brands’ attention to Uzbek cotton as well. As Apparel Insider report, huge tracts of land in Uzbekistan are being transferred to private operators for cotton cultivation. However, this has left many farmers destitute and poor. Farmers in the country are bei... Read more

COVID 19: An opportunity for luxury brands to create stronger value

COVID 19: An opportunity for luxury brands to create stronger value

  The pandemic has brought profound challenges for the global luxury goods industry. As per a Bain & Company report, luxury goods sales fell to $331 billion in 2020. They are expected to reach 2019 levels only 2022-end or early 2023. A Forbes report estimates 2021 to be a year of transition for the luxury f... Read more

Green energy projects need policy support to boost COVID-19 recovery

Green energy projects need policy support to boost COVID-19 recovery

  Nearly all governments across the world have announced fiscal stimulus packages for their economies to recover from the effects of COVID-19. However, the proportion of funds allotted for sustainability initiatives in these packages is much lower than those announced during the Great Recession, says a report b... Read more

RMG focus can help Pakistan counter impending textile slowdown

RMG focus can help Pakistan counter impending textile slowdown

  As against the entire world, COVID-19 has proved to be a blessing in disguise for the Pakistan textile sector. The country has not only received backlogged orders but also orders diverted from other regional countries like India and Bangladesh. As per Business Recorder, against 5.6 per cent growth recorded du... Read more

Securing workers’ rights a major step towards building a better future

Securing workers’ rights a major step towards building a better future

  With order cancellations and payment deferrals becoming the order of the day during the pandemic, factory owners started laying off workers without paying even their due wages. As per an Al Jazeera report, some of these workers hail from countries that do not offer social security. In February 2020, a garment... Read more

Indonesia needs to focus on trade promotions to boost falling T&A …

Indonesia needs to focus on trade promotions to boost falling T&A exports

  COVID-19 changed public consumption patterns across the world last year. As per Indonesia’s industry ministry, consumption of textile and apparel products (T&A) declined to -8.8 per cent on an annual basis during the year. And as Redma Wirawasta, Secretary General, Association of Indonesian Fiber an... Read more

China needs to drive up use of lyocell fibers in textile industry

China needs to drive up use of lyocell fibers in textile industry

  Despite being known as the green fiber of the 21st century, prices of lyocell’s prices increased only 6 per cent in January-February 2021 period, while prices of most other fibers increased over 30 per cent. As per a CCF Group report, one reason for this is the slackness in demand due to China’s L... Read more

Cutting consumption can reduce industry’s reliance on polyester

Cutting consumption can reduce industry’s reliance on polyester

  With lockdowns increasing demand for activewear, there has been 80 per cent rise in use of recycled polyester since 2019, says a report by The Gaurdian. A recent McKinsey & Company survey also finds a 151 per cent rise in search for sustainable activewear while 67 per cent consumers were seen scouting for... Read more

Spinning machines leader Marzoli India to relocate operations

Spinning machines leader Marzoli India to relocate operations

   Textile machinery manufacturer, Marzoli India plans to relocate its India assembly line from Hosur to Coimbatore. Incorporated in October 1994 in Bengaluru, Marzoli India’s parent company Marzoli International has over 170 years experience in manufacturing spinning machines. It was established... Read more

High-value apparel products will help India mitigate COVID-19 effects:…

High-value apparel products will help India mitigate COVID-19 effects: KPMG

   Fashion retail markets across the world were under severe stress even before the COVID-19 crisis. A new KPMG report ‘Covid-19: Mitigation strategy for Indian textile and apparel sector’ highlights issues like deep discounting and damp consumer sentiments were already threatening the future p... Read more

Higher quality, better prices boost Vietnam’s ranking in global appare…

Higher quality, better prices boost Vietnam’s ranking in global apparel market

   Superior quality fabrics and better experience in making high-end apparels are helping Vietnam outperform Bangladesh in apparel exports to the European Union and United States, says a Daily Star report. A 2020 research by the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), notes, Vietnam fetched $2,157.90 for 100 kg ... Read more

Innovation and sustainability rule at Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fa…

Innovation and sustainability rule at Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics

  Hosting nearly 2,600 exhibitors from 17 countries and over 80,500 buyers, Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition was a hybrid event this year with its online event being as well appreciated as its physical fair. Focus on innovative themes Held from March 17 – 19, 2021, the even... Read more

Lack of ftas, overemphasis on cotton hinder India’s T&A exports

Lack of ftas, overemphasis on cotton hinder India’s T&A exports

  India is currently in a sweet spot with regards its textile and apparel exports, opined Sudhir Sekhri, Chairman, Promotion, AEPC in a candid, freewheeling webinar interview with Salil Chawla, Director, DFU Publications. The webinar was organized by the FashionatingWorld and DFU Publications, on the sidelines ... Read more

Garment manufacturers gear up to tackle rising yarn prices

Garment manufacturers gear up to tackle rising yarn prices

  Tiruppur’s over 8,000 garment manufacturing units shut down recently to protest against rising yarn prices. Low supplies have pushed up yarn prices by almost 50 per cent to Rs 300-320 per kg in the last four months. Members of the Tirupur Exporters Association and the South India Hosieries Manufacturers... Read more

Yarn Expo Spring’21 brings innovative yarns, smart recycling technolog…

Yarn Expo Spring’21 brings innovative yarns, smart recycling technologies

  Held from March 17-19, 2021 at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai, the 2021 Yarn Expo Spring focused on smart recycling technologies and customization. The meticulously planned expo managed to meet the multi-functional demands of its consumers. Yarn producers attending the expo, deliber... Read more

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Textile MSMEs face business uncertainty in coming weeks

   Indian textile MSMEs are staring at business uncertainty in coming weeks. Fresh... Read more

Lenzing expects 2021 operating results to reach pre-COVID levels

   Lenzing Group expects operating result for 2021 to reach 2019 levels. The group... Read more

Egypt to build world’s largest textile factory

   Egypt is constructing the world’s largest textile factory in El-Mahalla. ... Read more

Indonesia TPT industry needs fresh investments: Secretary General, Apsyfi

   Redma Gita Wiraswasta, Secretary General, Indonesian Association of Fiber and F... Read more

AGI Denim, Panda Biotech partner to trace sustainable hemp fiber

   AGI Denim and Panda Biotech have entered a global production partnership. As pe... Read more

MBFW Russia kicks off with a local brand show

   Russian Fashion Week (MBFW Russia) kicked off with a show from local womenswear... Read more

CmiA, ACF to collaborate for promoting sustainable cotton cultivation

   The Cotton made in Africa (CmiA) initiative plans to collaborate with the Afric... Read more

COVID-19 to impact Indonesia’s clothing and textile exports

   COVID-19 is likely to lead to a decline in Indonesia’s clothing and texti... Read more

Benin’s cotton exports to surge by 74% during January-August 2021

   South Africa’s largest cotton producer Benin’s exports are expected... Read more

Yarn Expo fairs rescheduled

   Following the Spring Edition of Yarn Expo at the National Exhibition and Conven... Read more

PRGMEA welcome withdrawal of customs duty on yarn imports

   Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association(PRGMEA) has... Read more

RSWM hailed for highest export turnover in 2020

   LNJ Bhilwara Group Company RSWM has been praised by the ministry of industries ... Read more

Field to Closet launches new initiative to promote cotton scrubs

   An initiative from Field to Closet is making the concept of American grown and ... Read more

Distortion in free-market mechanism to destroy Pakistan’s textile exports: …

   All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has warned that any distortion i... Read more

CAI expects cotton production to increase to 360 bales this season

   Cotton Association of India has hiked the production estimate to 360 lakh bales... Read more

Medical textile market to grow at 4.10 per cent CAGR by 2025: Study

   A report by Market Study Report LLC forecasts medical textiles market will grow... Read more

Ecuador textile turnover decreased 36 per cent in 2020

   The turnover of the textile industry in Ecuador decreased by 36 per cent from $... Read more

Brodelec records increased demand for masks

   Brodelec, which invested in the Kornit Presto, two years ago, is recording incr... Read more

Declining interest may lead to Chinese abandonment of Australian Wool, say …

   Australian wool traders worry declining interest among Chinese buyers in a wide... Read more

Amazon to promote Vietnam textile and garment brands

   Amazon has entered into a deal with Vietnam Textile & Apparel Association (... Read more

Pakistan records 1.42 per cent dip in cotton exports

   Pakistan’s textile exports declined 1.42 per cent during the eight months... Read more

Australian Human Rights Commission issues new guidelines for Vietnam appare…

   The Australian Human Rights Commission has released new human rights guidelines... Read more

$5 billion Vietnam exports benefit from preferential tariffs

   Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) reports, nearly $5 billion worth of Vietn... Read more

Organizers hope ITMA 2023 is as successful as 2015 edition

   Organizers of textile and garment technology exhibition, ITMA expect the 2023 e... Read more

Gerber Technology upgrades AccuMark and Cutworks Softwares

   Gerber Technology has upgraded its software offerings AccuMark® Product Fam... Read more

Pakistan refuses monetary compensation for cotton sector

   The Pakistan government has refused monetary compensation for the cotton sector... Read more

APR to increase production capacity

   Asia Pacific Rayon (APR) plans to increase its production capacity to 600,000 t... Read more

Sintex Industries files for bankruptcy

   Fraud-hit textile and yarn manufacturer Sintex Industries filed for bankruptcy ... Read more

Lenzing launches e-branding service for the Veocel™ brand

   Lenzing is launching a certification and licensing service for the Veocel&trade... Read more