Bulgarian HIK-91 company to install Italian Farè Spunbond line

The company HIK-91 has decided to start the production of high performing nonwovens with the purchase of a new Farè spunbond line in Plovdiv, Bulgaria. It is new spunbond line using polyolefin as raw materials for the production of a wide variety of products thanks to the technological solutions implemented by Farè to its recent … More Bulgarian HIK-91 company to install Italian Farè Spunbond line

Valmont Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week conquers the World’s Bridal Fashion in its biggest Event

The fair dedicated to bridal fashion organised by Fira de Barcelona will hold its biggest ever edition between 23 and 28 April in the Montjuïc venue, with the presence of 35 names on the runway and more than 400 brands at the trade fair, 74% of them international from 34 countries The VBBFW 2019 fashion … More Valmont Barcelona Bridal Fashion Week conquers the World’s Bridal Fashion in its biggest Event

USDA – Senegal and West Africa Cotton and Products Annual 2019

Report Highlights MY 2019/20 (August to July) area for Senegal, Burkina Faso and Mali is forecast at 1.56 million hectares (HA), a 12 % increase from the previous year on the expectation that strong fixed farm gate prices and low input prices (subsidized by the government) may incentivize farmers to plant more cotton. MY 2019/20 … More USDA – Senegal and West Africa Cotton and Products Annual 2019

China needs further reforms to make growth sustainable, greener and more inclusive, OECD says

The Chinese economy continues to slow as it rebalances, with headwinds including trade frictions and the weakening global economy undermining exports and creating new uncertainties. Policy should focus on long-term strategies to move the economy towards greater domestic consumption and services, enhancing economic efficiency and ensuring that future growth is sustainable, greener and more inclusive, … More China needs further reforms to make growth sustainable, greener and more inclusive, OECD says

The open apparel registry has been launched

The Open Apparel Registry (OAR) is an open source tool developed by Azavea, a geospatial software firm and certified B Corporation based in Philadelphia, and funded by C&A Foundation. Intended as a go-to source for identifying apparel facilities and their affiliations by collating disparate supplier lists from industry stakeholders into one central, open source map … More The open apparel registry has been launched

Statement by Commissioner Moedas on the European Parliament’s vote on Horizon Europe

The European Parliament endorsed on April 17, 2019 the provisional agreement reached by the co-legislators on Horizon Europe, the EU research and innovation programme for the next budget period from 2021 to 2027. The European Commission presented its proposal for Horizon Europe in June 2018. Carlos Moedas, Commissioner for Research, Science and Innovation, said: “I … More Statement by Commissioner Moedas on the European Parliament’s vote on Horizon Europe