Technical Textiles


The global fire-resistant fabrics market is anticipated to garner US$ 6 b in 2033. © Future Market Insights

07/08/2023 – Future Market Insights

Future Market Insights

Global fire-resistant fabrics market

The rapid growth of industries such as oil and gas, chemicals, and manufacturing has created a higher demand for fire-resistant fabrics. These industries ... By  Christine Heywood

Developments in the international cotton market (China, India and USA). © Irina Sokolovskaya/

04/08/2023 – Bremen Cotton Exchange

Bremen Cotton Exchange

Cotton production worldwide

The latest issuo No. 29/30 of the Bremen Cotton Report has been published. The report gives an overview of how China, India and the USA are doing in the ... By  Christine Heywood

FibreTrace is a cloud-based SAAS platform that tracks and verifies fibres at every stage of the textile supply chain ... © FibreTrace

04/08/2023 – FiberTrace and SGS

FiberTrace and SGS

FiberTrace and SGS have joined forces

FibreTrace and SGS have collaborated to develop a groundbreaking fiber integrity protocol, strengthening confidence in product claims across various materials ... By  Christine Heywood

TPU artificial leather made by Gessner. © Gessner

02/08/2023 – Neenah Gessner GmbH

Neenah Gessner GmbH

TPU carrier materials in artificial leather application

Thermoplastic Polyurethane (TPU) has gained prominence as a preferred material for artificial leather applications in the automotive and textile industries. ... By  Christine Heywood

Direct-to-film technology allows printers to create premium transferred designs for customised merchandising, sportswear, and an array of other promotional textile applications. © Mimaki

26/07/2023 – Guest article by Marc Verbeem: Supervisor Product Management, Mimaki Europe

Guest article by Marc Verbeem: Supervisor Product Management, Mimaki Europe

Direct-to-Film Technology – Shaking Things Up in Digital Textile Printing

With the use of direct-to-film technology (DTF), printers can produce high-quality transferred graphics for branded apparel, sportswear, and a variety ... Marc Verbeem

Evolon sustainable microfiber reinforcement layer for leather goods. © Freudenberg

25/07/2023 – Freudenberg Performance Materials

Freudenberg Performance Materials

Freudenberg presents new applications for its Evolon microfiber technology

Freudenberg Performance Materials (Freudenberg) will unveil new applications for its European environmentally-friendly Evolon microfiber technology for ... By  Editorial staff

“Enka” geotextiles are versatile in use: high-performance 3D entangled mats for building, industrial and civil engineering industries. © Freudenberg

18/07/2023 – Freudenberg


New Geosynthetics Production Line

Freudenberg is expanding capacity for 3D polymer mat production with the opening of a new production line in Changzhou (China).