Stuttgart and partner country USA will together host a congress for technical textiles in Europe – Aachen-Dresden-Denkendorf International Textile Conference (ADD) – that takes place from 30 November to 1 December.

CASHMERE producer Johnstons of Elgin has provided a boost for the textiles industry in Scotland by growing underlying profits by more than 50 per cent helped by its success in overseas markets and London.

President Yoweri Museveni has said that while Uganda and the United States face many challenges that they are collaborating on together including peace and security in South Sudan, Somalia, DR Congo, they will intensify their efforts for durable solutions. The President however urged the United States to balance these efforts by paying attention to other practical areas such as investments and trade that contribute to peace in the region.

The Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI), the apex body representing the entire textile industry in the country, has elected its new office-bearers at its First Meeting of the Committee held in Mumbai on September 20, 2017. Sanjay K Jain, T Rajkumar and DL Sharma have been elected as chairman, deputy chairman and vice chairman respectively.

BekaertDeslee, world’s leading specialist in the development and manufacturing of mattress textiles, mattress covers and on trend sleep solutions, has bagged the ‘NBF Judge’s Choice Award’ in the seventh Bed Industry Awards by BedShow. The Bed Industry Awards recognise the companies considered to be the best in class in the last 12 months.

FAISALABAD - The government strongly believes that economic revolution in the country can only be possible through trade promotion and all possible support to export sector is being extended to achieve optimum growth. Textile industry is the backbone of economy and remedial measures are being taken to save this sector.