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YiwuTex To Invite Experts To Share Development Trends

In the backdrop of rising cost of labour and raw materials, the 18th YiwuTex '17 beginning at Yiwu International expo Centre in China from June 13 will invite industry experts to share the latest textile technology and development trends to provide feasible solutions to help textile enterprises achieved sustainable development. A series of forums will be held concurrently during the three-day show. International experts and renowned exhibitors have been invited…
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Expanded PTA Between India-Chile Benefits Exporters

The agreement on expansion of India-Chile Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) reached between the two countries last year has been implemented yesterday, facilitating exporters of both sides to take the advantage of tariff concessions which covers around 96 per cent of bilateral trade. Chile is the fourth largest trading partner of India in LAC region after Brazil, Venezuela and Argentina. The expanded PTA would immensely benefit both sides as a wide…
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Textile Industry Hits Hard Over Higher Production Cost

Regional textile industry hits hard due to surge in the cost of production and increasing competition from international players. Fluctuations in cotton prices and poor quality cotton in the region have also made trade difficult for textile mills. Industry experts said despite a drop in cotton prices, textile mills don't benefit. The textile market is in a depressive state. It is not competitive at an international level because countries like…
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Industry Support Sought To Train Youth

India-based Government Institute of Garment Technology (GIGT) is looking for assistance from the garment industry to provide polished training to the students for their better future and make them more worthy for the industry. GIGT, which comes under the Punjab government’s department of education and industrial training, is at present training 136 students in certificate courses, ranging from sewing technology, surface ornamentation techniques and information to communication technology system maintenance.…
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Programmes On Quality By Textiles Committee & QTEC

Textiles Committee, under the ministry of textiles, and the Japan Textile Products Quality and Technology Centre (QTEC) are organising Industry Capacity Building Programmes (CBP) across nine centres in India. The CBP involves presentation by the Japanese experts for improving quality of Indian textiles. Nine centres include Bangalore, Coimbatore, Chennai, Kolkata, Ahmedabad, Ludhiana, Varanasi, Mumbai and New Delhi. The programme which began on May 9 will culminate on May 18 with…
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Premium Exhibitors At YiwuTex 2017

Knitting and hosiery machinery zone at the 18th YiwuTex 2017 to be held in China from June 13 will witness a major display of two specialised machines - Busi Giovanni and Wu Yang Textile Machinery, which have a wide range of applications for the benefit of the customers. Busi Giovanni, a first time exhibitor at the venue is an Italian manufacturer of high-end hosiery machinery with over 50 years history…
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