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

 

As one of the textile factories that produces soft toys for the home furnishing retail company IKEA Indonesia, PT Quty Karunia (Quty) has installed PLTS Roof at its factory located in Purwakarta, West Java. The implementation of New & Renewable Energy (EBT) carried out by Quty is a form of company responsibility in suppressing the acceleration of climate change as well as supporting global carbon emission reduction programs in the future. A total of 686 solar panels installed on the roof of the factory are capable of producing 434,095 kWh every year, so in addition to saving operational costs, the development and use of renewable energy is also the company's effort to reduce the use of fossil energy and reduce CO2 production to 405.444 kg annually.

 

A study supported by clothing company H&M found clothing materials that can absorb carbon in the air. According to Reuters, Friday, May 20, 2022, a trial was carried out on the aprons worn by the crew of a restaurant in Stockholm by the Hong Kong Institute of Textiles and Apparel Research (HKRITA). The institute developed fibers containing amines, which enable cotton to attract carbon dioxide gas and capture it, then stabilize and deposit it on the textile surface. HKRITA CEO Edwin Keh said his team was inspired by the techniques used in the chimneys of coal-fired power plants to limit emissions.

 

Canadian Foreign Minister Melanie Joly on Friday (20/5) announced a ban on exports of targeted luxury goods to Russia as well as a ban on imports of targeted luxury goods from Russia. According to a news release, Canada banned the export of targeted luxury goods to Russia, including alcoholic beverages, tobacco, a number of textile products and sportswear, footwear, luxury clothing and accessories, jewelry, kitchenware, and works of art. Canada has also banned imports of targeted luxury goods from Russia, which include alcoholic beverages, seafood, fish and non-industrial diamonds.

 

The fashion works of the Chairperson of the Regional National Craft Council (Dekranasda) of Trenggalek Regency, Novita Hardini, SE., managed to amaze the visitors of Trenggalek Fashion Day at the Textile Museum, Jakarta. Turning Trenggalek's Typical Batik into beautiful Dutch-style clothing, the fabric which is the cultural heritage of the country looks beautiful and elegant. Not only the work of the wife of the Regent of Trenggalek, Batik Trenggalek also looks beautiful and elegant when appearing on the Catwalk after being managed and designed by several famous East Java designs, Saturday (21/5/2022).

 

President Jokowi some time ago visited the United States to attend a special United States-Asean Summit (Summit). It is not limited to maintaining multilateral relations, there is a desire for Indonesia to obtain capital to increase the production of domestic needs. The visit has strategic significance from a bilateral, regional and global perspective, and provides real practical benefits for Indonesia. Bilaterally, the United States is Indonesia's third largest trading partner after China and Japan. These figures tend to increase from year to year and are projected to continue to increase in the coming years.