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Polish invention nominated for cellulose fibre award

A Polish invention has been nominated for the Cellulose Fibre Innovation Award, which will be presented at the 2nd International Conference on Cellulose Fibres to...

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Bulgarian hubs for collecting used textiles

A Varna, Bulgaria-based company is implementing a project to collect used textiles in preparation for reuse and recycling.

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Vietnamese knitting factory gains green building certification

Hong Kong-based Crystal International Group, one of Asia’s largest knitwear manufacturers, has received an international green building certification system award for one of its knitting facilities...

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Studies identify niche products for Philippine exporters to EFTA

The Swiss Import Promotion Programme (SIPPO) has launched its studies on Philippine products with big market potential in European Free Trade Association (EFTA) countries –...

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Bestseller to limit Covid-19 spread in Myanmar's clothing sector

Denmark-based fashion clothing company Bestseller is working in collaboration with German development agency GIZ to develop a communications campaign for Myanmar’s clothing sector that will...

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STeP certification for Klopman’s Jakarta plant

Klopman Argo International has obtained the highest level (Level 3) of STeP certification by Oeko-Tex.

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Russia reduces imports of textiles and clothing

Russian imports of Chinese and Turkish textiles and clothing decreased in the second half of 2020 owing to the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic and decline of...

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Indonesian viscose producer publishes sustainability progress report

Asia Pacific Rayon (APR), which claims to be Asia’s first fully integrated viscose fibre producer that sources its raw materials from a renewable industrial plantation,...

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Bronka Group to invest in Russian spinning plant

Russian financial and investment holding Bronka Group is considering investing RUB1. 5bn (US$18.

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Kazakh textile factory on verge of bankruptcy

The Atyrau Textile Factory, one of the largest and oldest textile enterprises in Kazakhstan, could be closed owing to financial problems and a lack of orders....

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