Global textile manufacturing industry has been witnessing growth over the last decade because of increasing consumption of textile products across various end user industries. Generally, overall textile manufacturing process involves conversion of synthetic or natural textile fibers into yarn, which are further developed into fabrics or textiles. The textiles are generally used to produce apparels or clothing and various types of household products.
Textile manufacturing involves various associated subsectors or processes such as textile machines, textile dyes, textile chemicals, textile printing, among others. The textile manufacturing process is witnessing a shift towards automation because of benefits such as, quality improvement and overall cost reduction. Growing automation in textile manufacturing has impacted fiber & yarn manufacturing, weaving, dyeing and finishing processes.
Textile dyes are one of the major ingredients used in textile manufacturing. Consumption of textile dyes is undergoing a rapid change due to shift in product portfolios from cotton textiles to synthetic fibers. In addition, rising environmental concerns has resulted in increasing demand for non-toxic and natural dyes.
Textile printing is also one of the important processes in textile manufacturing. Textile printing involves application of designs on the fabrics to make them more attractive. Broadly, textile printing can be segmented in to traditional printing and digital printing. Preference for digital printing is increasing because of its lower turnaround time and minimum textile waste.
Technical textile is an emerging trend in the textile industry. Technical textiles provide better performance and functionality than the conventional textiles. Adoption of technical textiles across sectors like automotive, chemical and construction has increased owing to their durability and versatility benefits.
Geographically, textile manufacturing sector is witnessing higher growth in Asia Pacific because of increasing population and shifting of production bases to low cost Asian countries such as India, China and Bangladesh.
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