YnFx Textile Monthly PriceWatch Report covers a crisp analysis of the market movements in various textile value chains such as polyester, nylon, acrylic, viscose and cotton. The report is released every month, covering prices of upstream, crude oil and naphtha through the downstream petrochemicals, fibre intermediates, chips, filament yarns, staple fibres and spun yarns of all kinds.
This market information report covers close to 80 price quotes across upstream and downstream sectors in Asia pacific, Europe, and the USA. Apart from pricing, it also covers commentary on market sentiment, price drivers, key policy changes, antidumping, duties, plant shutdown/restart etc.
A Mississippi State cotton agronomist is the new head of the university’s Department of Plant and Soil Sciences. Darrin Dodds, a 12-year veteran of the department, takes the helm April 1. A native of Rushville, Illinois, Dodds is well respected throughout the Midsouth for his teaching, research and outreach programs in cotton physiology. In 2016, he was awarded the Dr. J. Tom Cothren Outstanding Young Physiologist Award by the National Cotton Council and its partners.
In the past year the company saved more than 10 million cubic meters of water, the same as needed for the annual consumption of 600,000 people. Jeanologia, world leaders in the development of eco-efficient technology, launches H2 Zero, a revolutionary technology allowing the complete elimination of discharge in the textile industry.
The first pilot project for the use of blockchain in SMEs in the textile industry was officially presented at the Italian Ministry of Economic Development (MISE) on March 13. Blockchain technology will support Made in Italy project, protect its uniqueness and quality such as certifying the supply chain thanks to the mechanism of the \"shared register\" which enables attaining maximum security regarding counterfeit stabs.