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LENZING: volume of fibre sales continues to rise

Lenzing

REPORTING on the first nine months of its current fiscal year, cellulosic fibre specialist Lenzing noted that the average fibre selling price during the period had declined by 10.4 per cent to EUR 1.55/kg, against an average of EUR 1.73/kg in the same period a year earlier. As a result, although volume sales rose again, by 7 per cent to 706’900 tons ...

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Huntsman

Huntsman

HUNTSMAN: whitening agent developed for cellulosics   A NEW fluorescent whitening agent that allows mills to achieve very high, brilliant and durable white shades on cellulosic fabrics has been developed by Huntsman Textile Effects. Labelled Uvitex BHA Liq., the high-affinity stilbene whitener has unequalled acid stability and acid fastness. That makes it a unique complement to most finishing treatments, with ...

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Cotton

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COTTON: ICAC report predicts cotton prices will remain weak   ALTHOUGH the ICAC predicts that world cotton consumption in the 2014/15 season will rise by nearly 4 per cent to 24.4m tons, with most of the rise taking place in the first half of 2015, uncertainties in supply will cause prices to remain weak. The uncertainties include world production figures ...

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Lenzing

Robert van de Kerkhof, CCO Lenzing

LENZING: use of Tencel® fibre for knitting being developed   SPEAKING at a press conference organized by the company during the Première Vision and Texworld salons in Paris, Lenzing CCO Robert van de Kerkhof said that the use of Tencel fibre for knitting was a particularly exciting current development. While Tencel promotion to date had focused mainly on woven products, ...

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