Summary of the latest findings of the WTO appelate body regarding U.S./China countervailing measures

The WTO, the World Trade Organisation has just issued a compressed summary of the latest findings of the WTO appelate body regarding U.S./China countervailing measures: 1.            MEASURE AND PRODUCT AT ISSUE •             Measure at issue: Countervailing measures imposed by the United States. •             Products at issue: Thermal paper, pressure pipe, line pipe, citric acid, lawn … More Summary of the latest findings of the WTO appelate body regarding U.S./China countervailing measures

Industry 4.0 investment by CHTC Fong’s in China

The CHTC Fong’s Group is currently making a huge investment in the infrastructure and advanced automation technology required for manufacturing next-generation Industry 4.0 dyeing and finishing machines in China. With sales of EUR 399 million in 2018 and 4500 employees worldwide, CHTC Fong’s is currently the world’s largest manufacturer of dyeing and finishing equipment. It … More Industry 4.0 investment by CHTC Fong’s in China

Huggies launches Special Delivery Diapers

Kimberly-Clark’s Huggies brand has introduced Huggies Special Delivery diapers, the softest diaper with plant-based* materials (* 23 % by weight), designed specifically to provide the best for a baby’s bottom, without compromise. Huggies Special Delivery was created for ultimate skin comfort with the trusted leak protection that parents count on to keep baby’s skin healthy. … More Huggies launches Special Delivery Diapers

Perfect control of the weft at all times from IRO AB

Following significant investment in the R&D capabilities at its base in Ulricehamn, Sweden, IRO AB introduced a range of new Industry 4.0-ready weft yarn feeding and tension control innovations for weaving looms at the recent ITMA 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. IRO AB, a Vandewiele company, has been the market leader in this field for many … More Perfect control of the weft at all times from IRO AB

World Trade Centers Association – Navigating Uncertainty

This is the headline of the WTCA World Trade Centres Association Trade and Investment Report 2019. The Report contains many important facts and figures of interest to TextileFuture’s readers and informs what is going on in details in different World Centres around the world. We find it apt to get published as a TextileFuture Newsletter … More World Trade Centers Association – Navigating Uncertainty

Empa study on plastic pollution in Switzerland

5000 tons of plastic released into the environment every year Plastic should not be found in the environment. In order to estimate for the first time the exact extent of plastic pollution in Switzerland, the Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN) has mandated Empa researchers to calculate how much plastic gets into the environment. Empa … More Empa study on plastic pollution in Switzerland