Wearable shipments pass 100 million devices in 2018

Wearable Technology Market Research, Analysis and Commentary Wearable technology continues to capture the interest of consumers and is riding an upward trend, with close to 105 million wearables shipped in 2018, a year-on-year increase of 10 %, according to the latest Wearable Technology market report from Futuresource Consulting. James Manning Smith, Market Analyst and wearables … More Wearable shipments pass 100 million devices in 2018

China PTA net Exports to reach 2.7 million t by 2025

ICIS Data and Analytics had expected China’s demand for paraxylene (PX) to grow in 2018 by 5.6 % over 2017, but instead demand grew by 9.2 %. Whereas local production looks likely to have been 10.3 million tonnes in 2018, some 540000 tonnes less than forecast, last year’s net imports soared to 15.9 million tonnes, … More China PTA net Exports to reach 2.7 million t by 2025

Textile inspiration from and for the sports world

KARL MAYER successfully makes its exhibition debut at late ISPO Munich, Germany Karl Mayer is demonstrating that it is even closer to its markets, and is increasingly participating in trade fairs that focus on applications and end-uses. Consequently, this textile machinery manufacturer was exhibiting for the first time at the ISPO sports trade fair, held … More Textile inspiration from and for the sports world