ICAC’s 77th Plenary Meeting emphasises Cotton’s Importance to Africa and its Future Potential

The International Cotton Advisory Committee’s (ICAC) opened its 77th Plenary Meeting in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire December 4, 2018 with a welcome message from Côte d’Ivoire’s Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Mr. Mamadou SANGAFOWA COULIBALY. He welcomed the 160+ people who travelled from their home countries to Abidjan for the conference, as well as the 160+ Ivoirians … More ICAC’s 77th Plenary Meeting emphasises Cotton’s Importance to Africa and its Future Potential

25 patent applications for LENZING™ Web Technology

Twenty-five patent applications claiming product, process and application inventions published New technology platform starts with botanic wood pulp and creates a nonwoven fabric made of 100 % continuous Lyocell filament The Lenzing Group filed a first wave of patent applications for its new LENZING™ Web Technology with the World Intellectual Property Organization. The 25 applications … More 25 patent applications for LENZING™ Web Technology

The 4th Edition of Intex South Asia 2018 was a resounding success

200+ Suppliers from 12 countries successfully connect with 3500+ Buyers from 18+ Countries & Regions @ the Largest International Textiles Sourcing Show of South Asia The 4th edition of Intex South Asia was held on 14-16 November 2018, spread across 4 halls at the Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Centre (BMICH) in Colombo, Sri Lanka. The … More The 4th Edition of Intex South Asia 2018 was a resounding success

Water risk report for textile and garment industry in Vietnam

The textile and garment industry is one of the important sectors of Vietnam’s economy and it is also an industry that has high demand of water, especially for fabric processing and dyeing. In order to improve the water management and use of the sector, some research results indicate that it is necessary to increase investment … More Water risk report for textile and garment industry in Vietnam

Swiss Consumer Price Index fell by 0.3% in November 2018

The consumer price index (CPI) fell by 0.3 % in November 2018 compared with the previous month, reaching 101.8 points (December 2015 = 100). Inflation was 0.9 % compared with the same month of the previous year. These are the results of the Federal Statistical Office (FSO). The 0.3 % drop compared with the previous … More Swiss Consumer Price Index fell by 0.3% in November 2018