Dans cette rubrique figurent les manifestations, les comptes-rendus d’actions, les annonces sur des priorités essentielles de la profession dans tous les domaines (social, formation, politique en matière d’innovation, commerce international…) et les temps forts qui rythment nos activités.

    • 25 JAN 18
    • 23

    Demand for Industry 4.0 grows in France

    Emmanuelle Butaud-Stubbs, délégué general (executive officer), UIT, discusses Industry 4.0 in the French textile and clothing sector. Madelaine Cornforth reports. At the end of last year, the French textile association UIT (Union des Industries Textiles), co-organised the first Franco-German business workshop on Industry 4.0 in textile and clothing (15 November 2017). Its partners in this

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    • 13 DEC 17
    • 109

    Press release ICAC : Global Cotton Production to Increase in 2017/18

    Following two years of declining planted area, global cotton area for 2017/18 is projected to increase by 11% to 32.5 million hectares. Planted area in India is estimated at 11.55 million hectares for 2017/18, with production projected to grow by 8.7% to 6.2 million tons. Press release

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    • 28 JUL 17
    • 12

    Seminar on 15 November 2017 in Strasbourg

    The Union des Industries Textiles, BPI France and the German Textile and Fashion Industry organize together a seminar on 15 November 2017 in Strasbourg (Schiltigheim) to understand, thanks to testimonies from entrepreneurs, experts and start up the “Industry 4.0 : Challenges for textile and Fashion Companies”, discover the program and register on line

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    • 18 JUL 17
    • 6

    Joint Statement on the EU and Japan political agreement on the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA)

    Following the announcement made earlier this month by the European Union and Japan about the political agreement on the main elements of an Economic Partnership Agreement between those two partners, Euratex and the Japan Textile Federation (JTF) welcomed those results and urged their respective authorities to implement as soon as possible the agreement for the

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