PCIAW Moroccos Textile industry

Morocco’s textile industry seeks new strategy

Morocco’s textile and clothes industry represents 15% of the country’s GDP but has been facing fierce competition of Turkish manufacturers that caused many layouts and put several factories out of business, pushing Moroccan professionals to seek a new strategy to boost competitiveness. They mostly blame the free trade agreement signed with Turkey, which has dumped…

PCIAW Cordura introduces new product

Quality Fabric Of The Month: Sustainable Performance

CS2 — short for CORDURA® + Susterra® + Sorona® — fuses three well-known brands into one multilayer fabric “where durability, sustainability and wearability interconnect.” Wichita, Kan.-based INVISTA, Loudon, Tenn.-based DuPont Tate & Lyle Bio Products, and Wilmington, Del.-based DuPont Biomaterials recently collaborated with mill partner Everest Textile Co. Ltd., Taiwan, to develop this laminated fabric.…