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India ITME ’16: Santex Rimar Group to participate with all its brands

Italy-based Santex Rimar Group, manufacturer of textile finishing machinery and technical textiles, will be participating at the upcoming India ITME ’16, scheduled to be held from 3rd to 8th December 2016 in Mumbai with all its brands: Smit, Santex, Sperotto Rimar, Cavitec, Isotex, Santex Nonwovens and Solwa. Smit offers weaving machines with rapier weft insertion for home textiles, garments, terry cloths and customized solutions to produce special technical fabrics. The Smit Smart Platform is a […]


SGCCI seeks Rs. 400 crore support from Centre for textile cluster in Surat

Financial assistance of Rs. 400 crore from the Ministry of Textiles has been sought by The Southern Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SGCCI) for setting up state-of-the-art textile processing cluster at Pinjrat village, Surat. The SGCCI has also submitted a letter to Kavita Gupta, Textile Commissioner regarding the same. The total cost for the cluster is estimated at Rs. 800 crore and the apex body is seeking 50 per cent grant from the Central […]


Surat (India) textile processors upsurge job charges by 15%

Textile processors of Surat (India) have unanimously decided to increase job charges by 15 per cent on processing of all kinds of finished fabrics in a meeting held recently under the aegis of South Gujarat Textile Processors Association (SGTPA). The textile processors are of the opinion that the job charges be hiked in order to combat increasing raw material, coal, lignite, chemical and labour costs. The reports also claim that about 3.5 lakh machines out […]


‘ZLD delivers huge opportunity in textile wet processing’

As per the recent report published by India-based Sustainability Outlook – a market access, insight and collaboration platform tracking sustainability action in the Indian economy, Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) provides huge opportunity in highly-polluting and water-intensive textile wet processing industry. Textile wet processing accounts for the largest share in the cumulative potential of US $ 3 billion (Rs. 210 billion) for the three main sectors that include distillery (molasses-based) and pulp & paper (large wood-based). […]


Benninger develops washing technology for elastane-based fabrics

Benninger, the Swiss company that develops and manufactures textile machinery and has been the leading partner of the textile industry across the globe since more than a hundred and fifty years, has developed a machine to assist in crease-free processing of elastane-based fabrics. The machine is based on the concept of drum washing, sold under the brand name Trikoflex, and is developed keeping in mind the increase in use of elastane in fabrics used today. […]


Industry demands addition of woven garments in ‘White’ category

Ministry of Environment and Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) has announced a new category for various industrial sectors. In addition to already existing Red, Orange, Green categories, ‘White’ set of industries (practically non-polluting) has too been included in the list. Companies falling in the category will not require environmental clearance and consent from the Pollution Control Board. Tirupur’s garment industry is content with this new cataloguing as cotton hosieries (knitting) has also been included under […]


Digital technology developments @ ITMA

Among the many technologies on display at the recently concluded ITMA, digital printing emerged as one of the most sought-after and also the fastest evolving trends in terms of R&D. From just a few players a decade ago, the segment had around 35 players at this edition with many predicting two halls by the next show, four years on at Barcelona. Though digital printing is already a well-established technology, in other areas of application it […]


Maharashtra (India) to set up Integrated Textile Park

State Government of Maharashtra (India) will soon establish a new Integrate Textile Park in Beed to improve the economic condition of the farmers in the state. Chief Minister of Maharashtra Devendra Fadnavis averred that the State Government is making efforts to increase the usage of indigenous seeds in the region. “The State Government has already announced the setting up of an Integrated Textile Park in Amravati and recently Raymond has declared its intention to do […]


Districts in TN (India) going for common waste treatment facilities

Tirupur, Erode, Salem, Namakkal and Karur districts are some of the major textile processing clusters down South (India) that have been the focus of the Indian textile industry and Government, to establish common facilities for treating effluents and managing waste. The effluents released from these units are said to be major groundwater pollutant in the area. In 2014, the State Government of Tamil Nadu had announced a scheme worth Rs. 700 crore to address the […]


Tanatex Chemicals and Sciessent join hands

Tanatex Chemicals and Sciessent have tied up to market Sciessent’s odour control technology, LAVA, in the textile processing industry. This association will streamline exchanges between technology and market intelligence within the EMEA textiles processing industry. Sciessent’s LAVA is an essential element that is incorporated into the products that capture odour or are exposed to odours. The Sciessent’s LAVA harnessing the power of zeolites, a mineral-based substance born from volcanic ash, can be infused into a […]


Global Textile Chemicals Market pegged at US $ 25.5 billion in 2020

Zion Research has come up with a new report titled, ‘Textile Chemicals (Coating & Sizing Chemicals, Colorants & Auxiliaries, Finishing Agents, Surfactants, Desizing Agents, Bleaching Agents and Yarn Lubricants) Market for Home Furnishing, Apparel and Industrial & Other Applications: Global Industry Perspective, Comprehensive Analysis, and Forecast 2014 – 2020’. As per the report, the global demand for textile chemicals was priced at US $ 20.5 billion in 2014 and is likely to reach US $ […]


Itmach Bhiwandi 2015 to begin from December 17

ITMACH India is organising ITMACH Bhiwandi 2015, scheduled to take place from December 17-19, 2015. The exhibition is supported by leading industry associations including PDEXCIL, SASMIRA, SDC, and China Textile Machinery Association. With its motto ‘To bring textile machinery manufacturers closer to their customers’, ITMACH Bhiwandi 2015 will create conducive business environment, generate business ideas and create investment opportunities in Indian markets. ITMACH Bhiwandi 2015 will showcase a wide range of latest textile machinery and […]

December 4, 2015


Jeanologia eliminates use of PP Spray in jeans finishing

The use of Potassium Permanganate Spray (PP Spray) to create located used areas in a pair of jeans was the last polluting and harmful technique for workers’ health and environment that was yet to be substituted by a sustainable method. Spanish company, Jeanologia announced its latest development, PP Light Spray, a sustainable textile chemical for eliminating the use of PP Spray and will be showcasing the same at Denim by Premiere Vision, Barcelona on November […]


Romanian delegation explores trade opportunities in Pakistan textile industry

Romania, over the course of time, has improved trade balance with Pakistan in various sectors with special emphasis on textiles and textile products. At the meet with the industry-people of Pakistan, Romanian Envoy Emilian Ion stressed on developing greater ties between the two counties by tapping the unchartered terrains in various sectors of the economy. According to Emilian, Pakistan textile sector offers tremendous trade opportunities and still much is needed to be explored in the […]


MTEX to present digital textile printing technologies at ITMA 2015

MTEX Solutions, which is a leading manufacturer of wide format digital printers is all set to launch its latest offering, a new mini-lab for sampling digitally printed textiles at ITMA 2015, to be held in Milan this month. The MTEX Mini-lab will produce 1 sq. m. samples when coupled with a digital textile pigment, acid or reactive printer, and comprises of a coater, steamer, washer, and dryer. Read more on other exhibitors at ITMA 2015– […]

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