Two weeks after it went into administration there is very little sign of a rescue package for troubled UK hosiery firm Courtaulds. Administrators RSM Restructuring Advisory have said they are not hopeful about finding a buyer for the business.
Asian markets drive China's knitting sector growth
China's knitting sector exported US$98.44 billion worth of fabrics and garments in 2015, up 8.3 per cent compared to 2011, driven by the rapid growth of markets in Cambodia, Vietnam, Malaysia and Indonesia.
Italian warp and weft knitter, Piave Maitex will present a number of new developments at the next session of Interfilière, including a microfibre fabric with a bacteriostatic and hydrophilic treatment and a new fabric that uses Invista Cooling Technology for moisture-wicking and ventilation.
NEW ISSUE: The May-June printed edition of Knitting Trade Journal, the leading technical magazine for the global knitting sector, is now available.
This issue includes a round up of the latest news from the circular knitting sector including new developments, as well as interviews, market trends and analysis.
There are also reports from some of the latest trade shows from our correspondents at key exhibitions, as well as a look at some of the latest innovations from the hosiery knitting sector and new developments from yarn and fibre suppliers.
The May-June issue of Knitting Trade Journal also features all the latest, and original, industry news, insight and new patent developments.