EU, Japan and US met in Brussels to discuss overcapacity, steel on March 10, 2018

At a meeting at the European Commission in Brussels, EU Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmström met today with Minister for Economy and Industry of Japan Hiroshige Seko and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer. The meeting was a continuation of the cooperation between the three parties launched at the sidelines of the World Trade Organisation Ministerial … More EU, Japan and US met in Brussels to discuss overcapacity, steel on March 10, 2018

INTIMASIA Gathers 1000+ Intimate Wear Retailers from across India

Having realized a total trade turnover of over 500 crores, Intimasia (March 8-10, 2018 at AdLux Convention Centre in Kochi, India) has been a revelation in connecting all the major facets of the intimate apparel industry with each other and facilitating an effective exchange of crucial ideas, contacts, and opinions Spearheaded by the Intimate Apparel … More INTIMASIA Gathers 1000+ Intimate Wear Retailers from across India

Artificial intelligence: EU Commission kicks off work on marrying cutting-edge technology and ethical standards

The Commission is setting up a group on artificial intelligence to gather expert input and rally a broad alliance of diverse stakeholders. The expert group will also draw up a proposal for guidelines on AI ethics, building on today’s statement by the European Group on Ethics in Science and New Technologies. From better healthcare to safer … More Artificial intelligence: EU Commission kicks off work on marrying cutting-edge technology and ethical standards

Groz-Beckert’s extensive service programme is now supplemented with the textile training programme

Groz-Beckert has long been supporting its customers and partners with product knowledge and basic knowledge within the textile value chain in addition to application service. Since 2012, this part of the extensive range of services has had its own name: The Groz-Beckert Academy has made it its mission to pass on knowledge, to share experiences … More Groz-Beckert’s extensive service programme is now supplemented with the textile training programme

The end of an era – Why cotton is no longer prominent in the WTO

By Guest Author Dr Terry Townsend from Cotton Analytics The World Trade Organization (WTO) completed its 11th Ministerial Conference (MC11) since its founding 1995 at the end of last year in Buenos Aires, and the closing statements were remarkable for the omission of any reference to cotton Cotton has been called a “litmus test” of … More The end of an era – Why cotton is no longer prominent in the WTO

JEC WORLD 2018 gathered the whole composites industry in Paris

JEC World 2018, closed its doors on March 8 with a record increase in attendance resuming 3 days of vibrant networking and knowledge sharing The event confirms its leading position of JEC Group as number one organization for the promotion and development of the composites industry. Indeed the show welcomed more than 1,300 exhibitors from … More JEC WORLD 2018 gathered the whole composites industry in Paris