EUTI offers a single contact point for Ukrainian companies who seek support and cooperation with EU counterparts, and vice versa. © Negro Elkha/

Euratex has launched its EU-Ukraine Textile Initiative, which aims at facilitating cooperation between European and Ukrainian textile and apparel companies. By  Editorial staff

Global Business Sentiment, Q1 ‘21 – Q1 ‘22 © GlobalData

02/05/2022 – Economy


Business sentiment remained flat in Q1 2022

Business sentiment plateaued in Q1 2022 compared to the previous quarter, while gaining 6% compared to Q1 2021. By  Editorial staff

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research and the European Commission will present the newest developments regarding the respective bioeconomy strategy. © Baifoworld/

26/04/2022 – Sustainability


Biotexfuture Forum in Spring 2022

The 5th Biotexfuture Forum on May 18, 2022, will focus on the EU and german bioeconomy strategy and its impact on the textile industry. By  Editorial staff

YIWUTEX/YIWUSEW 2022 is now open for free visitor registration. © ZhejiangTex

25/04/2022 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

ZhejiangTex returns in June 2022

ZhejiangTex, trade fair for the textile and garment industry, will be held under the name YIWUTEX/YIWUSEW from 8–10 June 2022 at the Yiwu International ... By  Editorial staff

Chairperson and Vice Chairpersons of the VDMA Textile Machinery (from left): Verena Thies, Dr. Janpeter Horn and Regina Brückner. © VDMA

20/04/2022 – Personnel matter

Personnel matter

New Chairperson at Textile Machinery Association

Dr. Janpeter Horn, Managing Director of August Herzog Maschinenfabrik, is the new Chairperson of the VDMA Textile Machinery. By  Sibylle Michel

MIM – the international trade show of textile and garment – is the meeting place for fashion and textile professionals in Morocco. © Amith

19/04/2022 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

Maroc in Mode in full swing

This edition of the Maroc in Mode apparel sourcing show successfully took off on 30 – 31 March 2022, following a pandemic related pause of two years. By  Editorial staff

The Russia-Ukraine conflict will have a multifold impact on the global business environment. © Negro Elkha/

06/04/2022 – War in Ukraine

War in Ukraine

Impact on the apparel industry and economy

The economic impact of the Russia-Ukraine conflict is widespread across the globe and also affetcs the textile industry. By  Editorial staff