Fraunhofer IIS demonstrates 5G solutions for Industrial IoT at Mobile World Congress 2018

Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS will present its latest mobile communication developments towards 5G at the Mobile World Congress, February 26 to March 1, 2018, in Barcelona, Spain (see also TextileFuture’s Event Calendar). Live demonstrations will show how advancements in positioning and low-latency communication are accelerating industrial processes. Wireless low-latency communication and high-precision positioning … More Fraunhofer IIS demonstrates 5G solutions for Industrial IoT at Mobile World Congress 2018

Hyosung Corp to invest INR 3000 crore in spandex project in Maharashtra

Hyosung Corporation , the largest global spandex producer of South Korea, which is working with several leading Indian players in the textile field feels that India is a key focus market for the company is likely to invest around INR 3000 crore Maharashtra’s spandex project The Spandex manufacturing facility to be set up in Aurangabad … More Hyosung Corp to invest INR 3000 crore in spandex project in Maharashtra

Viet Tien garment firm set export target of USD 1 billion by 2020

Viet Tien Garment JSC, one of the leading companies in the garment-textile industry in Vietnam, to take measures to improve the efficiency of investment projects, expand investment and shift toward green production to realize the target of USD one billion in export turnover by 2020 with an annual average growth of 10 %, said Director … More Viet Tien garment firm set export target of USD 1 billion by 2020

USDA appointments new members to serve on the Cotton Board

U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue has announced the appointment of 13 members, 13 alternate members and one advisor to serve on the Cotton Board. The following appointees will serve three-year terms ending Dec. 31, 2020 Perdue said that the Cotton Board carries out research and promotional activities that strengthen the competitive position of cotton by … More USDA appointments new members to serve on the Cotton Board

Kelheim Fibres increases prices for Viscose fibres

Kelheim Fibres GmbH will increase prices for all Viscose fibre types by a minimum of EUR 0,10/kg with immediate effect. The European market price for caustic soda has risen by 35 % since the third quarter of 2017, with extremely tight availability, and this has a direct effect on fibre production cost. Matthew North, Commercial … More Kelheim Fibres increases prices for Viscose fibres