Russian Bris-Bosporus footwear factory construction starts

2017/11 16 04:11

The Russian minister of industry and trade Denis Manturov recently launched a project to construct the Vetanna factory in Novorossiysk, Krasnodar region, of the Bris-Bosporus group of companies to create a full-scale import-substituting production centre of leather footwear. He also visited one of Russia's largest shoe factories, OOO Bris-Bosporus. Production automation and new capacities will […]

22,900 professional buyers visited CPM Moscow

2017/09 09 12:09

Courtesy: CPM Moscow Around 22,900 professional buyers from over 50 countries visited the 29th edition of the CPM Moscow, a representation of the concept of “East meets West”. This is an increase of 7.42 per cent over the previous year. The show also saw participation of 1,300 brands, an increase of 31 per cent over […]

Russian regions driving forward light industry & fashion

2017/05 31 17:05

Russian regions, especially Ivanovo and St. Petersburg, are turning out to be the main players in driving forward both the light industry (as the Russian textile and apparel industry is called) and fashion. The Ivanovo region, located in the European part of the country, accounts for 80 per cent of the entire Russia’s cotton fabric […]

CPM to showcase clothing for Spring/Summer 2018

2017/05 25 08:05

The 29th edition of Collection Premiere Moscow (CPM) will showcase clothing for Spring/Summer 2018 from international exhibitors at the Moscow Expocentre. The fashion trade show that will begin from August 30, 2017 will incorporate 18 catwalk shows by high-end labels, trend lectures by in-house experts and seminars for buyers and exhibitors. The four-day international fashion […]

Russia’s protective fabric against bio, chemical weapons

2017/05 23 06:05

Russian scientists claim to have developed a membrane solution capable of protecting military personnel from chemical and biological weapons while remaining air and vapour permeable, in a project ordered by the Fund for Perspective Research. The testing of special suits made of the special membrane fabric is to be completed by the end of this […]

Kazanorgsintez picks Technip’s furnace for ethylene plant

2016/10 22 04:10

Supplier of technology for petrochemical plants, Technip has been awarded a contract to provide engineering and procurement of three proprietary SMK grassroots furnaces by Russian company Kazanorgsintez. The furnaces will be part of the ethylene plant cigarettes Shop at the Kazan, Republic of Tatarstan, Russia site, scheduled for mechanical completion in 2018. According to Technip, […]

Heimtextil Russia 2016 sees 17,656 visiting buyers

2016/10 19 13:10

Heimtextil Russia 2016, which was held from September 20-23, 2016, witnessed 17,656 buyers visiting the show, which hosted 229 exhibitors from 18 countries. These countries included Austria, Bulgaria, China, Egypt, Finland, Georgia, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Netherlands, Pakistan, Portugal, Tunisia, Turkey, Vietnam and others. Alongside there were national pavilions from Germany, China, Egypt, […]

EEC amends technical regulations for textiles

2016/09 14 07:09

The Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) has recently approved changes to the technical regulations of the Customs Union ‘on safety of the production of light industry’. This will simplify procedures for certification of compliance for textiles, apparel and accessories. The EEC oversees the Customs Union consisting of Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Armenia. The changes made by […]

Over 21,000 visitors attend Collection Première Moscow

2016/09 07 14:09

Over 21,000 visitors attended the 27th edition of CPM -. Collection Première Moscow, which was held from August 31 to September 3, 2016, which saw participation from 990 brands The highlight of the fashion trade show was the ‘Handmade in Russia’ zone at the centre of the Premium Hall, which attracted attention of several thousand […]

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Yarmarka Fair in Moscow

2014/09 10 15:09

SWG061N2 10G Japan-based SHIMA SEIKI Mfg., Ltd., a leading computerized flat knitting machine manufacturer, will be showcasing its products at the upcoming 43rd Federal Trade Fair for Textile and Light Industry Goods and Equipment show (Yarmarka Fair) in Moscow, Russia, from September 23-26, 2014. At Hall no. 55 / Stand No. C-2, SHIMA SEIKI will […]

Collection Première Moscow shows 1400 lines by 35 nations

2014/09 08 14:09

  More than 1,400 apparel collections from nearly 35 nations were showcased at the just wrapped up 16th edition of the Eastern European trade event Collection Première Moscow (CPM). The fair staged over 45 fashion shows featuring womenswear, menswear, children’s wear, knitwear, leisure wear, leather wear, fur wear, swim and beachwear as well as young […]

Buryatia and Belarus promote ‘Made in Buryatia’ textiles

2014/08 27 16:08

The Russian province of Buryatia and Belarus have started a joint initiative to promote “Made in Buryatia” textiles. The initiative aims to ensure that the goods from Buryatia are bought by producers in the local textile industry in Belarus. The main objective of this initiative is to achieve the awareness of the locally produced goods […]