According to the China General Administration of Customs, the nation’s exports of textiles and apparel in January 2019 increased by 9.2% over the same month of last year to US$25,062.8 million. Although exports of both textiles and apparel increased, the increase may be the result of a rush of production before the Chinese New Year. January textile exports grew by 14.6% to US$11,412.0 million, and those of apparel rose by 5.1% to US$13,650.8 million. Apparel exports rose for the first time in three months since October 2018.
Shima Seiki Mfg., Ltd. will exhibit at the upcoming Garment Technology Expo (GTE 2019) in New Delhi, India from February 22nd to 25th. (Booth C7) As a pioneer of WholeGarment knitting technology whereby an entire garment can be produced in one piece on the machine without linking or sewing, the company will present exclusive solutions to meet the current needs of the Indian market as well as future market needs. Such solutions are provided by its MACH2S WholeGarment knitting machine that offers the flexibility of producing knitwear using every other needle as well as conventional shaped knitwear using all needles. This feature helps users to invest in their technology […]
In many areas of primary textiles, Uster is a watchword for quality. From fiber to yarn, producers worldwide trust the Uster brand to help them deliver the quality their customers demand and optimize their operations. Now, Uster has expanded its technology to cover fabric production, with world-class systems for automated fabric inspection which guarantee consistent and measurable quality. Taking the successful EVS fabric inspection systems into its portfolio, Uster will seek to expand the scope for automated fabric quality assurance. Its filament yarn tester has already made an impact in technical textile markets, and this sector will also see Uster explore further applications for its fabric inspection systems, starting with […]