Archive: 2019


Estonian eco-textile substitute for imitation leather

Estonian start-up Gelatex Technologies has developed an eco-textile made from gelatine that is similar to leather, but is an environmentally friendly substitute for animal skin...

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Production of Turkish towels to be established in Rostov region

A towel production facility is due to be commissioned in Donetsk, Rostov region, by textile producer Rapira, with an investment of RUB2bn (US$30m).

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Sukno to relocate to Kamvol premises in Belarus

The final decision has been made with regard to the prospects of Belarusian fabric producer Sukno.

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‘Clever’ carpet from Serbia produces electricity

Two students of electronic and telecommunication engineering at the Faculty of Technical Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Serbia, have invented a “smart carpet” that transforms...

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Uztex Group to expand sock production capacities

Uzbek textile producer Uztex Group plans to expand production capacities at its flagship Shavat socks factory in 2019.

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