EU-China Summit: deepening the strategic global partnership

The 20th Summit between the European Union and the People’s Republic of China held on July 16, 2018 in Beijing has underlined that this partnership has reached a new level of importance for our own citizens, for our respective neighbouring regions and for the international community more broadly. President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker … More EU-China Summit: deepening the strategic global partnership

Leading exhibitors set to present at August’s Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

The quality of the participating exhibitors is always one of the attractions of Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles. This year, a number of top suppliers from China and abroad have decided to take advantage of this annual event to showcase to their potential customers. Amongst more than 1,100 exhibitors, these domestic and foreign top players will … More Leading exhibitors set to present at August’s Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

The Real Growth Numbers to Watch in China

Slowing investment and contracting shadow bank credit are reliable signs of difficulties ahead Chinese second-quarter growth is out and—lo and behold—it came in exactly as predicted at 6.7 %, a hair lower than the first quarter’s 6.8 %. Implausibly smooth headline growth aside, a relatively strong second quarter is not surprising: Exports have held up … More The Real Growth Numbers to Watch in China

Lenzing continues to raise the bar in sustainability

More than EUR 100 million investment in sustainable production technology until 2022 Lenzing is committed to improving the textile and nonwoven industries as a leader in sustainable fibre solutions UN-Sustainable Development Goals as guiding principles for Lenzing’s sustainability agenda All Lenzing sites strive to fulfil the EU Ecolabel standard by 2022 The Lenzing Group, producer … More Lenzing continues to raise the bar in sustainability

AATCC and Runway of Dreams Foundation Announce the 2019 “Fashion for All” Student Design Competition

Students are invited to showcase their design talents to win cash and recognition by participating in the international 2019 AATCC and Runway of Dreams Foundation Fashion For All Student Design Competition.   The 2019 theme challenges students to design a prom look (male or female) that reimagines fashion and function for a person within the … More AATCC and Runway of Dreams Foundation Announce the 2019 “Fashion for All” Student Design Competition