• Record Exports of Technical Textile in the History of the Republic

    Turkey's technical textile exports took off during the pandemic period. In the January-December period of 2020, technical textile exports increased by 76 percent and reached an amount of 3 billion US Dollars. Technical textile exports of the Aegean Region increased by 98 percent and reached an amount of 194 million US Dollars.

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  • Nonwoven Use in Medical Applications Will Increase to 255 Million Dollars

    Demand for nonwovens in medical applications is expected to increase 3.9% per year to $255 million in 2024.

    The prediction comes in a new report from the Freedonia Group which also notes that nonwovens used in medical applications accounted for 9% of carded nonwovens sales in 2019.

    In the medical market, nonwovens…

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  • Mondi Gronau Starts Production of Medical Face Masks in Germany

    Mondi, global leader in packaging and paper, has started up new production lines for melt-blown nonwoven fabric and medical face masks at its site in Gronau, Germany to mitigate the spread of Covid‑19.

    Mondi Gronau has over 50 years of experience in the production and processing of films, nonwovens and elastic components…

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  • Medical Textile Exports Increased 22 times due to Coronavirus Pandemic

    Surgical masks, protective gowns, and overalls, which are greatly needed during the troublesome pandemic period, increased the demand for medical textile products. In 2020, Turkey's overall medical technical textile exports increased by 2204 percent and reached an amount of 1.4 billion US Dollars. Turkey's disposable medical…

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  • European Nonwoven Production Exceed 3 Million Tonnes in 2020

    Edana, the leading global association serving the nonwovens and related industries, disclosed the results of its annual survey of European nonwovens production.

     According to figures collected and compiled by the Edana secretariat, production of nonwovens in Greater Europe grew by 7.2% in 2020 to reach 3,075,615 tonnes…

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