PCIAW Indian textile industry seeks help

Textile industry seeks steps to boost exports

The textile industry has sought immediate release of refunds under various government schemes to ease the liquidity crunch faced by manufacturers and exporters. In a joint memorandum presented by seven national-level textile associations and major export promotion councils to the Union Government, the industry said that since the units are facing acute liquidity issues, the…

PCIAW The tech in textiles

The Tech in Textiles

Winter is coming, and textiles equipped with technologies that keep cold at bay have come into focus. Canadian outerwear brand Mackage helps city and mountain dwellers brave the chill with its ultra-cool and luxe fall collection, Mackage Raw Power. Its gorgeously outfitted puffer jackets feel light and airy, but pack a lot of punch: The coats enable the wearer to…

PCIAW Egypt and the largest textile factory in the world

Egypt’s President Sisi urges continuing reforms in the public business sector

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi on Saturday asked the government to continue implementing comprehensive reforms in the public business sector, and to prepare an accurate database on assets to maximize the public sector’s investments. During a meeting with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly and Minister of Public Business Sector Hesham Tawfik, Sisi also asked to continue the…

PCIAW Egypt wants to be a textile hub

Egypt wants to be a textile hub

The Government of the country has launched a plan to develop its textile industry with the objective of becoming the next textile factory of the planet. Egypt wants to become the next textile hub. The Government of the country has provided a budget of 21,000 million Egyptian pounds (1,160 million euros) for a plan to…

PCIAW Colour matching technology

Welcome to the colourful world of textiles

Fast fashion – a new trend every week. But fashion can only be as fast as the supply chains that support it. In the fast-paced textile industry, businesses increasingly rely on digitalization to make their supply chains more efficient. Although fashion thrives on the thrill of colour, colour development often remains a tedious process. This makes…