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Performance Yarns Pop at Pitti Filati

Encouraging signs of recovery were registered at the three-day yarn fair, as spinners used innovation to spur sales at home and abroad.

China Sets Up Textile Fund to Boost Xinjiang Stability

China has set up a 20 billion yuan ($3.2 billion) fund to boost the textile industry in its western Xinjiang region.

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Vmajor, Sise Win Asia's Woolmark Prize

China’s Vmajor and Japan’s Sise won the International Woolmark Prize Asia competition in the award’s last regional showdown.

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Graeme Black's 1436 to Open Edinburgh International Fashion Festival

The fashion show is aimed at highlighting the centuries-old trade relationship between the two countries and their expertise with cashmere.

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Strateas.Carlucci Win Woolmark Australia Finals

Peter Strateas and Mario-Luca Carlucci won the regional competition in both the men's and women's categories.

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M. Patmos, Public School Talk Woolmark Wins

The U.S. labels brought home the regional award of the International Woolmark Prize Monday night, propelling them into the international spotlight.

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Bayer's Insqin Offers Solvents Solution

Insqin enables the manufacture of all types of coated fabric to be carried out without solvent.

Brazil's Textile Exports Increase 24.3%

Exports of leather hides and skins increased to $246 million last month from $197.9 million a year earlier.

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Source Africa Shows Continent's Potential

The promise of Africa as a viable production venue is beginning to bear fruit, according to experts at the Cape Town trade fair.

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China Policy Hits Cotton Prices

The country is unwinding its massive stockpiles of cotton and readying to implement direct-farmer subsidies.

Ermenegildo Zegna Group Acquires Wool Farm

The group has acquired the majority of wool farm Achill, located in New England, New South Wales.

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