E-textiles in the automotive industry

05 17 18 LOOMIA46920The global automotive market is estimated to soar to almost US$3trn over the next year, according to Statista, but what is continuing – and what will continue – to drive this growth?

The answer is two-prong. Technological advances and innovation in automotive interiors are most influential to industry growth. Also, there has been a significant uptick in the number of original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).

More OEMs mean more parts, and more parts mean more vehicles. Upgrades to automotive interiors play a huge role in sales, and this is where electronic textiles (e-textiles) come in.

For the full story, see the June 2023 edition of MobileTex.


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