European printers need an immediate solution because presses with gas dryers are vulnerable to the crisis. © Katarzyna/

The extended Nord Stream Pipeline disruption heightens urgency for European web printers to prepare for a natural gas shortage. There is an accelerated ... By  Sibylle Michel

The war has also impacted Russia’s domestic textile and apparel market, as many U.S. and Western brand names have decided to suspend operations in the Russian market. © Feydzhet Shabanov/

07/06/2022 – U.S. textile and apparel sector

U.S. textile and apparel sector

Russia-Ukraine war creates uncertainties

The ongoing Russia-Ukraine war has impacted a number of industries in the U.S., including the textile and apparel sector which faces uncertainties. By  Manik Mehta, New York

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

The planned events in Russia will no longer take place for the time being. © Messe Frankfurt/Jacquemin

02/03/2022 – War in Ukraine

War in Ukraine

Messe Frankfurt suspends events

The management of Messe Frankfurt has decided to suspend events of its subsidiary Messe Frankfurt RUS until further notice. By  Sibylle Michel

Russia’s first EFI Reggiani Power 180 and Power 240 digital printers were recently sold to D-TEX Digital Textile Printing, located in Stupino, in the Moscow Oblast, and to MIRtex, in Furnmanov, Russia. © Mirtex

12/04/2021 – Textiles in Russia

Textiles in Russia

EFI Reggiani: Opportunities and prospects of the Russian textile market

Three leading Russian textile producers – D-TEX Digital Textile Printing, MIRtex and Sima-Land – invest in solutions of EFI Reggiani. By  Editorial staff