Category: Clothing & Apparel

How PPE Kits exports can help repair economies amid COVID-19?

How PPE Kits exports can help repair economies amid COVID-19?

As a result of the unprecedented demand, the production of PPE kits has increased rapidly in countries like China, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Thailand, United States and several European nations. UNICEF forecasts that for the remainder of 2020, 2.2 billion surgical masks, 1.1 billion gloves, 13 million goggles and 8.8 million face shields will be needed to combat the disease.

Member Spotlight: Vipul Shah, CottonTex

Member Spotlight: Vipul Shah, CottonTex

The year 1969 holds special significance for many of us. While NASA (and the world) was rejoicing in Neil Armstrong’s historic step on the moon, thousands of miles away, in the bustling metropolis of Bombay (now Mumbai) the year became special to Shah family patriarch, Manubhai M. Shah who started his textile business under the … Continue reading Member Spotlight: Vipul Shah, CottonTex

Apparels & Garments Industry Report

Apparels & Garments Industry Report

With the advent of online e-commerce stores, retail purchases of apparel and garments have skyrocketed. Big retail chains such Macys, Gap, Target, JC Penney as well as premium stores such as J Crew, Brooks Brothers, H&M offer their products online. Most Apparels and Garments, both knitted and non knitted are produced in China, Bangladesh, Italy, Viet Nam, India, Germany, Spain and Turkey.