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Thai mattress exporters warned over anti-dumping probe

Thai mattress exporters are being warned to prepare for a possible anti-dumping duty (AD) from the US, which is investigating AD and countervailing duty claims...

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Uniqlo to launch two more outlets in Hanoi

Japanese fashion brand Uniqlo has announced plans to open two more stores in Hanoi, taking the total number in Vietnam to six.

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Serbian sock producer suspected of money laundering in the US

Sock producer Real Knitting, headquartered near the Serbian town of Backa Palanka, received a financial transaction worth US$1.

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Czech textile printing machine reduces amount of chemicals and energy used

Pikto Digital, based in Břeclav, South Moravia, has developed a machine to print on fabric in an environmentally friendly way using new technology for digital...

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Russian textile producers aim to increase domestic market share

Russian textile manufacturers plan to increase their share of the domestic market this year owing to the ongoing decline of imports, particularly from China, due...

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Ukrainian textile maker to start production of medical clothing

Ukrainian textile producer Tekstil-Kontakt is to start manufacturing protective medical clothing at its plant in Chernihiv with an investment of US$5m.

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Belarusian knitwear producers plan to start work for European brands

Two Belarusian private-label knitwear producers are taking part in the Centre for the Promotion of Imports from Developing Countries (CBI) EU4Business project, in collaboration with...

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New Bulgarian brand with a mission

Resume is a new Bulgarian brand, whose T-shirts are made of 100% recycled plastic bottles.

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Cambodia drafts five-year development strategy for apparel industry

Cambodia has drafted a five-year development strategy for its clothing, footwear and travel bag sectors to promote their competiveness and added value.

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Jakarta Fashion Hub aims to accelerate growth

Viscose producer Asia Pacific Rayon has initiated the establishment of the Jakarta Fashion Hub (JFH), which officially opened in August.

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