Toyobo Specialties Trading has established Toyobo Indonesia, a sales company mainly for sports fabrics and products. Toyobo will make use of its Indonesian production base to supply major apparel manufacturers that have entered overseas markets outside Japan.
Operations in Indonesia are said to have favourable cost aspects and quality control in weaving, dyeing and sewing processes, as well as the production of highly functional products.
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