SRIL and PBRX Issue Global Bond

Textile Stakeholders Request Strengthening Industrial Integration

Parliament Asks to Control Illegal Importation of Textiles

IKATSI Reveals Details of Import Violations

MOI Optimizes Sustainable Resources For Industrial Production

Britain Will Ban Imports From China

RPP on Industry and Trade is Less Favorable to Local

Textile Industry Optimistic Could Recover This Year

Trade Surplus, Textiles Industry Still in the Red Zone

APR Encourages Supply Chains as the Focus of the Road Map

Pakistan's Exports to Indonesia Supported by Textile Products

ARGO Optimistic Will Improve Performance in 2021

APSyFI : PLB Threatens to Eliminate US $ 8.3 Million Yarn Exports

Stake Holder : Textile Industry Needs Fundamental Changes

The apparel industry is one of the manufacturing sectors that needs to be encouraged to remain productive and competitive. This is because this leading sector is still one of the largest contributors to the growth of the manufacturing industry, which can be seen from the record export value of 8.30 billion US dollars in 2019.

The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic also had an impact on the export-import activities of entrepreneurs. This happened because of the reduction in the frequency of air and sea transportation.

 “APR Releases Inaugural Sustainability Progress Report”

Asia Pacific Rayon (APR) has released its inaugural Sustain-ability Progress Report covering the first 18 months of its operations from January 2019 to June 2020. Formally inaugurated by Indonesia President Joko Widodo in February 2020, APR is a vertically integrated operation from renewable fibre plantations to highvalue textile manufacturing facilities, located in in Riau, Sumatra.

Indonesia could lose the textile market to Japan and South Korea due to the impact of intense competition in the world's largest trade agreement, Regional Comprehensive Economic Cooperation (RCEP), according to the Indonesian Textile Association (API).

In mid-November, the United State International Trade Commission (USITC) initiated the dumping accusation on a polyester textured filament yarn (PTY) from Indonesia. Secretary General of the Indonesian Association of Fiber and Filament Yarn Producers (APSyFI), Redma Gita Wirawasta, suspects that this accusation was due to exports made by the Bonded Logistics Center (PLB) company to the United States in 2019.