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US consumers most affected by Trump’s tariffs and ongoing trade war

US consumers most affected by Trump’s tariffs and ongoing trade war

"Around 23 years ago, the General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade (GATT) was refurbished as the WTO with almost every country in the world joining the organisation. As per agreed norms, trade tariffs amongst member countries are reduced through negotiations and the agreed rates applied uniformly to all trade partners. H... Read more

Buyer-Seller Meet to promote India-Scandinavia trade relations

Buyer-Seller Meet to promote India-Scandinavia trade relations

The Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) with the support of Embassy of India in Denmark and office of Development Commissioner (Handicrafts) organised a Buyer-Seller Meet from November 19-20, 2018 in Copenhagen, Denmark. The council is the nodal agency for the promotion and development of handicrafts export... Read more

Melbourne’s International Sourcing Expo opens today with strong Indian part…

Melbourne’s International Sourcing Expo opens today with strong Indian participation

"The 9th edition of the International Sourcing Expo, co-located with the 3rd edition of the Footwear and Leather Show will be held from November 20-22, 2018 at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre. The three day event will be Australia’s premier international sourcing show for apparel, textiles, footw... Read more

CITI Global Textiles Conclave 2018 to cover the entire textile value chain …

CITI Global Textiles Conclave 2018 to cover the entire textile value chain from "Farm to Fashion

"Confederation of Indian Textile Industry (CITI), one of the leading industry chambers of the textile and clothing sector of India, completed 60 years of its operation in 2018. To celebrate this milestone, the association will organise the ‘CITI Global Textiles Conclave 2018’ from November 27-28 in New Delh... Read more

Opportunities open up as global textiles supply chain heads for recali…

Opportunities open up as global textiles supply chain heads for recalibration

"Arvind Ltd will demerge some of the brand’s business and engineering business in about a month’s time. The company will relist the engineering and business in January 2019. “We are excited about the opportunity in the textile business as the world is heading for a large recalibration of supply chain ... Read more

Pakistan should develop its apparel sector to solve myriad issues

Pakistan should develop its apparel sector to solve myriad issues

"Due to a massive crisis in its balance of payments (BoP), Pakistan is facing immense pressure on its Forex reserves. The country’s dollar reserves have fallen to $8,408 million, sufficient only to cover its import bill for few months. To buttress these depleting reserves, the country’s finance minister pla... Read more

Cambodia’s Tonlé sets sustainability goals for global fashion industry

Cambodia’s Tonlé sets sustainability goals for global fashion industry

"The world is being plagued by environmental abuse from all kind of industries. Traditional economies, dominated by the use and throw policy, did not consider the material’s end use. It only sourced the inputs from the environment, manufactured them, and channeled them into the industrial process to make end prod... Read more

Facing tough times, exporters in Tiruppur, India bank on falling rupee…

Facing tough times, exporters in Tiruppur, India bank on falling rupee for growth

"Tiruppur’s garment industry, which has around 3,500 small, medium and large garment manufacturers, generates around Rs 45,000 crore ( US$ 6.16 bn) every year until last year, it had been growing at a rate of 20 per cent year-on-year. After GST was implemented, the 5.5 per cent excise rebate was included in GST. ... Read more

'Not the US, more people elsewhere, own denim'

'Not the US, more people elsewhere, own denim'

"Filled with themes and variations that will help create $130 billion sales by 2021, the blue jean is an American original with a global appeal. Consumers, around the world, own an average of 5.4 pairs of blue jeans. It would therefore be natural to expect United States to own the highest per capita in blue jeans, give... Read more

India’s textiles and clothing market, including exports grows in 2018

India’s textiles and clothing market, including exports grows in 2018

"As per key findings of the annual ‘Market for Textiles and Clothing (MTC)’: National Household Survey 2017, the overall market size of textiles and clothing including exports increased to $146.63 billion in 2016 and further to $164 billion in 2018. Aggregate demand for textiles & clothing was 41.06 bil... Read more

Revolutionising the clothing re-commerce market, some players take lea…

Revolutionising the clothing re-commerce market, some players take lead

"As re-commerce, when particularly executed by partners, unleases a low-risk, high-reward market for goods, and offers a straightforward path into a more circular business model, clothing brands are increasingly turning to re-commerce partners to tap into secondary markets. As thredUp's 2018 Resale Report indicates, th... Read more

Bangladesh denim exports report healthy growth as it goes beyond China

Bangladesh denim exports report healthy growth as it goes beyond China

"According to the US Office of Textiles and Apparel (OTEXA), from January to September 2018, Bangladesh witnessed a 14.20 per cent increase in its export earnings to the US; i.e. from $367.10 million to $419.21 million during the same period of 2017. China on the other hand earned a $683 million from exports a hike of ... Read more

From Casual to Chic: Streetwear comes of age

From Casual to Chic: Streetwear comes of age

"Katie Smith, Retail Analyst and Insights Director, Edited points out the shift towards more comfortable and functional clothing led to an increase in activewear as a trend. According to the Cotton Council International & Cotton Incorporated’s activewear study, about 3 out of 5 consumers have adopted activewe... Read more

CMAI Apparel Index : Q2 records lowest ever growth at 0.18, Small bran…

CMAI Apparel Index : Q2 records lowest ever growth at 0.18, Small brands trailing the pack

"CMAI’s Apparel Index for Q2 (July-Sept FY 2018-19) indicates growth has fallen to almost a no growth level and touched 0.18 points. It is the lowest ever, in last five years. Small brands are the big losers with negative growth of -1.71 points. However, big brand’s (Mid, Large and Giant together) cumulativ... Read more

Positive sales predicted for apparel industry despite US-China trade w…

Positive sales predicted for apparel industry despite US-China trade war

"In face-to-face interviews conducted with 234 buyers and 72 exhibitors, Centrestage, a fashion brand-promotion, launch platform and trade exhibition organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) noted that many industry players are optimistic about their sales prospects over the next 12 months. Around, ... Read more

Asia Pacific to dominate global knitwear market by 2026

Asia Pacific to dominate global knitwear market by 2026

"A new market report by Transparency Market Research titled ‘Knitwear Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2018-26 reveals the global knitwear market is expected to expand at a CAGR of 5.3 per cent from 2018 to 2026 reaching $817,402.7 million by 2026. In terms of vo... Read more

Denim capacity expansion plans for Kanoria Chemicals & Industries

Denim capacity expansion plans for Kanoria Chemicals & Industries

"Kanoria Chemicals & Industries, which manufactures two million meters of denim fabric per month plans to ramp up its capacity to 27 million meters per month in the next three years. “We serve all mainstream brands such as: Otto Group, Inditex, TCP, TEDDY, H&M, Levis, VF Corp, and niche markets of the wor... Read more

Mexico, Turkey emerge new manufacturing destinations

Mexico, Turkey emerge new manufacturing destinations

"As per a new McKinsey study, western brands are finding it easier to produce in low-cost countries due to the rising costs in China. For brands selling in the US, Mexico has emerged as the most suitable option while for labels selling in Europe, Turkey is a prime manufacturing destination. According to McKinsey, labor... Read more

AEPC organises the Fabric of Unity to commemorate the Indian Textiles …

AEPC organises the Fabric of Unity to commemorate the Indian Textiles Industry

"AEPC, to mark the unveiling of the ‘Statue of Unity’ in Gujarat on October 31, 2018, organised the ‘Fabric of Unity", an event to commemorate the Indian textiles industry. Smriti Zubin Irani, Union Minister of Textiles, Government of India graced the event attended by EC Members of AEPC, Officials fr... Read more

Maroc in Mode-Maroc Sourcing 2018 focuses on fast fashion, sustainabil…

Maroc in Mode-Maroc Sourcing 2018 focuses on fast fashion, sustainability

"Fast Fashion, denim, knit, tailoring, leather and the latest offers by the Moroccan brands were highlighted at Maroc in Mode-Marc Sourcing fair, held from October 11-12, 2018 at Marrakech. In line with current market trend, the fair focused on fast fashion and sustainable ecosystems. It deployed a specific promotion s... Read more

Titas underscores the primacy of need for ‘Global Smart Value Chain’

Titas underscores the primacy of need for ‘Global Smart Value Chain’

"Organised by the Ministry of Economic Affairs’ Bureau of Foreign Trade and the Taiwan Textile Federation from October 16-18, 2018 in Taipei, the 22nd Edition TITAS 2018 “Taipei Innovative Textile Application Show” focused on smart textiles, sustainable environmental protection, and functional applica... Read more

Indian apparel industry plagued by volatile prices, fabric-sourcing ch…

Indian apparel industry plagued by volatile prices, fabric-sourcing challenges

Fabric sourcing, till a few years ago, was one of the most challenging tasks. But increasing options of fabric sourcing, advanced technologies and awareness about quality have improved the conditions for fabric sourcing; though some challenges still prevail and industry continues to struggle with those issues. The pro... Read more

Intex to transform South Asia into a textile and garment powerhouse

Intex to transform South Asia into a textile and garment powerhouse

"The 4th edition of Intex South Asia, to be held in Sri Lanka from November 14-16, 2018, is the biggest and only international textiles sourcing show that brings together the entire supply-chain and value-chain for the textiles and apparel industry under one networking platform. A show for yarns, apparel fabrics, denim... Read more

Prosperity Textile aims to touch 100 million yards per annum mark next…

Prosperity Textile aims to touch 100 million yards per annum mark next year

"A global leader in denim fabric Prosperity Textile has introduced multi fiber types. These are different fibers like cotton, Tencel, polyester rayon, etc, blended together to improve performance and the features. The company, founded in 1999 in China, will also start operating its Vietnam unit from next month. The uni... Read more

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WW Holding to solidify growth by acquiring more brands

WW Holding, which has become the largest luxury bag and luggage manufacturer, serving more than... Read more

Consumer behavior differs between younger and older generations in China

International brands haven’t read the Chinese market correctly. Mass-market fashion in Ch... Read more

US, China talks to focus on ways to end the US tariffs

President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are scheduled to meet in November at th... Read more

Synthetic fiber manufacturers to focus on Asia-Pacific market

Manufacturers of synthetic fibers are likely to focus on the Asia Pacific market owning to fewe... Read more

New spun-dyed laminates from Sympatex

Sympatex will launch a new line of spun-dyed laminates. These apparel innovations from Sympatex... Read more

India, Vietnam set bilateral trade target of $15 billion by 2020

India and Vietnam have set a bilateral trade target of $15 billion by 2020. Ram Nath Kovind, Pr... Read more

LVMH Retail Lab to speed up digital transformation

Luxury brand LVMH is planning to speed up its own digital transformation through the Retail Lab... Read more

ICA Bremen conducts Cotton Classing training course

ICA Bremen conducted its ‘Cotton Classing’ training course, in association with the... Read more

For Days shows the way how a zero waste model works

US-based For Days is turning the idea of consumption on its head. This closed-loop clothing lin... Read more

UK Fespa discusses automation

The Fespa conference in the UK provided some practical guidance on how to move towards further ... Read more

Cruelty free sustainable fashion gaining traction

A video showing Australian wool suppliers punching sheep in the face, slitting the throat of st... Read more

China tops the list of counterfeit goods seized at EU borders

A new analysis by Kroll, a division of Duff & Phelps, a global leader in risk mitigation an... Read more

Coats revenues down two per cent

Coats’s revenues fell two per cent in the four months ending October. Sales were affected... Read more

China tops luxury spending

China’s luxury goods market is expected to grow by 20 per cent this year. In Mainland Chi... Read more

Use of hemp fiber up amongst Indian brands

More and more brands are using hemp fiber in their collections. These include brands like Arman... Read more

British Wool updates on benefits of refocused strategy

British Wool held its 65th Annual Conference last week in Bradford. The conference focused on t... Read more

Syed Ali Ahsan elected new chairman of APTMA

Syed Ali Ahsan is All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) new chairman. He is the chief ... Read more

Knitting and Stitching show to exhibit potential health benefits of arts an…

The Knitting and Stitching Show, to be held in London’s Harrogate from November 22-25, 20... Read more

Pollution from cotton, linen fibers make up 80 per cent of all deep-sea mic…

A new research on Southern European seas reveals, pollution from cellulose fibers such as cotto... Read more

US cotton industry introduces plan to meet sustainability goals

Cotton Council International President Ted Schneider, at the Cotton Sourcing USA Summit, reveal... Read more

Japanese lifestyle brand Muji to relaunch Toronto store

Japan-based global lifestyle brand Muji will relaunch its store in Toronto, Eastern Canada. The... Read more

US retailers try to soften tariff impact

US retailers and their suppliers are looking to mitigate impact of tariff on shoppers once 2019... Read more

Japanese lifestyle brand Muji to relaunch its store in Toronto

Japan-based global lifestyle brand Muji will relaunch its store in Toronto, Eastern Canada. The... Read more

RadiciGroup introduces new color chart

RadiciGroup Performance Yarn has introduced a new Radifloor Solid BCF PA 6 1300 F68 color chart... Read more

Timberland to facilitate creation of greenspace

Timberland has teamed up with Belgian non-profit King Baudouin Foundation to facilitate the cre... Read more

As global Lyocell fiber market grows, applications widen

The lyocell fiber market is primed for a profitable future. Vendors operating in the market are... Read more

China slowly moving towards becoming a textile supplier

China is gradually shifting its role in the world textile and apparel supply chain. While China... Read more

In first half of year, Gap faces excess inventory

Gap performed poorly in the first half of the year. The operating model improvement process at ... Read more

Africa turns fashion pioneer

Africa’s role as both a consumer and a producer of fashion is on the rise. Powered by e-c... Read more

Bangladesh turns apparel frontrunner in high-end clothing

Bangladesh is one of the most preferred sourcing destinations owing to its low cost manufacturi... Read more

Bangladesh accessory makers ramp up production

Makers of garment accessories in Bangladesh are gearing up to meet the demand of apparel sector... Read more

India: Tirupur hopes for FTA with Russia

Knitwear industrialists in Tirupur feel a free trade agreement (FTA) with Russia will help them... Read more

US refuses to back off on trade dispute

The US has refused to back down from its ongoing trade dispute with China. Instead it has warne... Read more

Rise in KG Denim net sales

During the period ended September 30, 2018, KG Denim’s net sales were Rs 183.60 crores as... Read more

India’s apparel exports increases 54 per cent in October

Apparel exports increased by 54 per cent in rupee terms in October compared to the same month l... Read more

C&A Foundation’s cotton program helps Indian farmers

C&A Foundation provides interest-free loans to smallholder and marginal cotton farmers in I... Read more