Brussels, Belgium – On Thursday 8 June 2017, about 100 delegates attended the EURATEX General Assembly conference on Circular Economy in textile & apparel manufacturing. Four committed companies and Mr Grzegorz Radziejewski from the cabinet of the Commission Vice President Katainen discussed the opportunities, but also the challenges for the sector.Read More →
Brussels, Belgium – 2016 has been a good year for the European textile & clothing (T&C) industry with a turnover of €171 billion and more than €4 billion of investment. Thanks to a revival in EU activity, the 177.700 T&C companies still employ more than 1.7 million workers.Read More →
Brussels, Belgium – The report analyses the 2016 EU external trade for the textile and clothing sector as well as the main EU suppliers and customers, evaluates the weight of regions and sectors in total EU trade and includes detailed tables and graphs for the 33 main EU trade partners.Read More →
Bruxelles, Belgium – On 26th April, Commissioner Mr. Mimica intervened at a Rana Plaza commemoration event and presented the working document Sustainable garment value chain through EU development action which outlines the European Union response for more sustainable textile and clothing value chain within development policy.Read More →
Brussels, Belgium – eBIZ 4.0 is launched to digitally integrate at least 100 European companies in their business network across Europe by combining the benefits of the eBIZ digital language with RFID and NFC technologies.Read More →
Euratex Position Paper on the Commission’s Proposal To Change Anti-Dumping & Anti-Subsidy Legislation.
Brussels, Belgium – Euratex welcomes the reflection process carried out by the Commission over the last months to address the needs of the European industry and to tackle unfair trade practices.Read More →
Brussels, Belgium – EURATEX welcomes Mr. Klaus Huneke as its President taking the office in January 2017 for a two-year term. Mr. Huneke, succeeding Sege Piolat who headed EURATEX during the last two years, pointed out: “Serge Piolat achieved impressive results in strengthening the voice of the European textile and clothing industry.Read More →
Launch of the ART CHERIE Project to Exploit the Fashion Cultural Heritage for the Improvement of EU Fashion Designers.
Brussels, Belgium – On December 15th, 2016, five project partners will be hosted by EURATEX in Brussels, Belgium, to launch the newly ERASMUS+ KA2 project ART CHERIE (Achieving and Retrieving Creativity through European Fashion Cultural Heritage Inspiration).Read More →
The 5th EURATEX Convention Devoted to “Europe at the Service of the Creative Industries” was a Great Success.
Brussels, Belgium – EURATEX, the European Apparel and Textile Confederation, held its 5th Convention on 25 November in Lyon in conjunction with the “Marché des Soies”. This year event was organized together with EURATEX’ French members’ federations: the Union des Industries Textiles (UIT) and Union Française des industries de Mode et Habillement (UFIMH). The Convention […]Read More →
Bruxelles, Belgium – On Thursday 15th September Euratex, the Marzotto Group and ENEA met to talk on energy efficiency for sustainable productions in the Smart Creation square of Première Vision (PV) Paris, the leading event for world fashion professionals.Read More →