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Poland’s fashion exports to Europe increase

In 2010 Poland initiated a modernisation plan for its clothing industry through which it managed to create a niche in proximity sourcing and gained a position as a textile hub. This was achieved owing to geographical position, the modernisation of its industry and its low wages (reports MDS).

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Stellini Textile Group to establish facility in Russia

Italy’s Stellini Textile Group, a producer of jacquard and knitted fabrics, is to establish a new full-cycle production facility in Russia, located in the Ivanovo region.

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New factory for production of blankets and pillows in Ukraine

Ukrainian home textile producer Textile 2000 is to build a factory for the production of blankets and pillows this year in the Nikolayev region of central Ukraine.

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Gloomy outlook for Bulgarian textile and clothing sector

Bulgaria’s textile and clothing industry is one of the oldest in the country – and one of the largest employers. In recent years its exports have reached record levels, with around 90% destined for the EU market.

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Knauf Insulation to upgrade mineral wool plant in Serbia

Knauf Insulation is to increase the capacity of its mineral wool plant in Surdulica, Serbia, by around 20% over the next 12 months.

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Plans to restart production at Tajik textile enterprises

The government of Tajikistan plans to restart several textile enterprises, including Olim Textile and Valizoda Mastchoh, production at which was suspended as a result of the 2008 global financial crisis.

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Belarusian underwear producer acquired by ELG

European Lingerie Group (ELG), a vertically integrated manufacturer of intimate apparel and lingerie, has acquired Belarusian women’s underwear producer Yustyna. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Kamyshin Textile to expand Volgograd factory

Russian textile producer Kamyshin Textile plans to expand its factory in the Volgograd region and has approved the purchase of additional machinery and equipment, with most to be supplied by Siemens of Germany.

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Tekstil-Kontakt to expand new fabric factory in Ukraine

The Tekstil-Kontakt Group plans to bring its new fabric factory to the projected capacity of 200,000 linear metres a month by April. Production has already started and is being tested.

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