Man-made fibres future uncertain

Gibson, Jane
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/12/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 23, p41
Trade Publication
The article presents an outlook on the performance of Europe's man-made fibers sector in 2006. Players in Europe's manmade fibers sector should not be unduly optimistic or pessimistic about performance in 2006, according to Omer Sabanci, head of trade body Cirfs. Europe still has a large textile customer base, which he says is sustainable on the basis of proximity to customers, favorable logistics, the use of lower-cost facilities for labor-intensive processes and global investment or alliances.


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