Reportlinker Adds Global Textile Materials Industry

Mar 22, 2011, 06:39 ET from Reportlinker

NEW YORK, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Global Textile Materials Industry

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This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Textile Materials in Thousands of Tons. . by the following Product Segments: Textile Fibers, and Textile Yarns. The sub product segments analyzed for Textile Fibers include Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Polyester Fiber, Nylon/Aramid Fiber, Olefins, Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber, Cellulosics, and Other Synthetic Fibers), Natural Fibers (Cotton Fiber, Wool Fiber, & Silk Fiber), and Specialty Fibers/Products. The sub product segments analyzed for Textile Yarns include Cotton Yarn, Wool Yarn, Jute Yarn, Yarn of Other Vegetable Fibers, and Synthetic Yarn. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2007 through 2015. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 414 companies including many key and niche players such as Acordis BV, Aditya Birla Group, Grasim Industries Limited, Jaya Shree Textiles, Advansa Sasa Polyester Sanayi AS., Aksa Akrilik Kimya Sanayii A.S., Asahi Kasei Fibers Corporation, Barnhardt Manufacturing Company, Celanese Acetate, Crescent Textile Mills, Cydsa, SA de C.V, DAK Americas LLC, Dewan Salman Fiber Ltd., EI DuPont De Nemours & Co, ES FiberVisions, Inc, Far Eastern Textiles Ltd., Formosa Plastics Group, Nan Ya Plastics Corporation, Freudenberg Nonwovens, Honeywell International Inc., Hualon Corp. (M) Sdn. Bhd., Hyosung Corp., INVISTA, Kuraray Co., Ltd., Lenzing Fibers, Lineapiu, LNJ Bhilwara Group, Marzotto SpA, Mitsubishi Rayon Co. Ltd., Montefibre SpA, NatureWorks LLC, Performance Fibers Inc., PT Polychem Indonesia Tbk, PT. IndoRama Synthetics Tbk, PT. Teijin Indonesia Fiber Corporation, Reliance Industries Ltd., Rhodia Polyamide, Schoeller Textil AG, Shell Chemicals Ltd., Shinkong Synthetic Fiber Corp., SIFAS, SINOPEC Shanghai Petrochemical Co., Ltd., Sinopec Yizheng Chemical Fiber Co. Ltd., Sinterama SpA, Solutia Inc., Taiwan Polypropylene Co. Ltd., Teijin Fibers Limited, Thai Polyester Company Limited, Toray Industries Inc., Unifi Inc., Weiqiao Textile Co. Ltd., and Wellman Inc. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.

1. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS 1

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations 1

Disclaimers 2

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level 2

Quantitative Techniques & Analytics 3

Product Definitions and Scope of Study 3

I. Textile Fibers 4

Man-Made/Synthetic Fibers 4

Polyester 4

Nylon/Aramid Fiber 4

Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber 5

Cellulosics 5

Natural Fibers 5

Specialty Fibers/Products 5

Elastomers Versus Nonwovens 6

II. Textile Yarns 6

Synthetic Yarn 6

Cotton Yarn 6

Wool Yarn 6

2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW 7

Recession and Textile Fiber 7

2008 - A Year of Mixed Fortunes 7

Recession Brings In Capacity Rationalization 7

Current and Future Analysis 8

Textile Fiber Market 8

Spun Yarn Market 8

Global Fiber Production Rises 9

Table 1: Share of Natural and Manmade Fibers in Global Fiber

Supply (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 9

Fiber Production, Consumption and Pricing Trends in the

Global Markets 10

Table 2: World Textile Fiber Production (2000-2009) - Output

for Natural Fibers (Cotton, Wool, and Silk), and

Manmade/Synthetic Fibers (Noncellulosic and Cellulosic) (In

'000 Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 10

China, a Key Player in Worldwide Fiber Market 11

China Leads Global Manmade Fiber Production 11

Textile Fibers Market Worldwide 11

A Brief Perspective of the Market 11

Nature of the Textile Industry 12

Textile Market - Its Correlation with Income Level 12

Increasing Consumption of Synthetic Fibers 12

Leading Markets 13

3. MARKET TRENDS 14

Fiber Consumption Upbeat in 2009 14

Glass Fiber Market - Outlook 14

Asia Expands Share in Manmade Fiber Market 14

Evolution of Global Standards for Organic Fibers 14

Organic Apparel Catches the Fancy of Consumers 14

Asia Pacific Markets Witness Growth in Demand for Acrylic Fibers 15

Brazil to Emerge as a Major Player in the Global Apparel and

Textiles Market 15

Consumer Going for Textiles 15

Cotton Fabrics - In Demand 16

Textile Market Favoring Developing Nations 16

Cotton Demand Perks Up, but Production Slides 16

China - Vitalizing Textile Market 16

4. ISSUES IMPACTING THE INDUSTRY 17

Manufacturers Improving Productivity 17

Problems Faced by the Spinner 17

High Raw Material Costs 17

Cotton - A Major Influence on Pricing 17

Fiber Price Trends 17

The Asian Cost Advantage 18

Developing Nations Gaining at the Cost of Developed Nations 18

Synthetic & High-Tech Fabrics - Popular with Designers 18

Difficulties in Dyeing of Wool/Cotton Blends 19

5. SYNTHETIC FIBERS 20

Synthetic Fiber: The Evolution 20

Market Overview 20

Key Markets for Synthetic Fibers 21

Table 3: Manmade Fiber Production Worldwide by Major

Producing Countries (2009): Production in Million Tons for

China, India, US, Taiwan, Korea and Rest of World (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 21

Table 4: Global Manmade Staple Fiber and Filament Yarn

Production by Type (2008 & 2009): Volume Production in '000

Tons for Synthetics (Polyester, Polyamide, Polypropylene,

Acrylics, and Others) and Cellulosics (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 22

Table 5: Global Manmade Staple Fiber Production by Type

(2009): Volume Production in '000 Tons for Synthetics

(Polyester, Polyamide, Polypropylene, Acrylics, and Others)

and Cellulosics (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 22

Table 6: Global Manmade Filament Yarn Production by Type

(2009): Volume Production in '000 Tons for Synthetics

(Polyester, Polyamide, Polypropylene, and Others) and

Cellulosics (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 23

Table 7: World Imports and Exports of Raw-Manmade Fibers

(1991-2006) (In '000 pounds) (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 23

Cellulosic and Non-Cellulosic - Two Main Categories 24

Developing Countries Account for Higher Demand 24

Recent Past Developments in the Manmade Fibers Industry 24

Cellulose - Raw Material for Cellulosic Fibers 25

Cellulosic Vs. Synthetics 25

Synthetic Fiber - Production Process 25

Polymerization - A Process to Manufacture Synthetic Fibers 26

Undesirable Effects of Dyestuffs Used in Chemical Fibers 26

Polyester 26

Market Overview 26

Table 8: Global Polyester Fiber Production: 2005-2009 (In

Million Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 26

Polyester Staple Fiber (PSF) - Following Suit 27

A Remarkable Presence 27

Asia Dominates the Global Polyester Market 27

Major Polyester Producing Nations 27

Table 9: Polyester Fibers and Yarns Production Worldwide by

Major Producing Countries (2008 & 2009): Volume Production

for China, India, Taiwan, Korea, Europe, North America,

Japan, South America and Rest of World In Thousand Tons

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 28

Table 10: Polyester Industrial Yarn Exports Worldwide by

Country of Destination (2007-2009): Volume Exports for

China, Korea, Taiwan, France, Netherlands and US In Thousand

Tons (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 29

Textiles: Primary End Market 29

Pricing Trends 29

Factors Influencing Polyester Market 29

Properties of Polyester 30

Production Process of Polyester 30

Types of Polyester Fiber 31

Polyester Filament (PFY) 31

Polyester Staple Fiber (PSF) 31

Polyester Chips: The Raw Material 32

Polyester Filament Versus Polyester Staple Fiber 32

Acrylic Fiber 32

Market Overview 32

China: A Global Leader 32

Table 11: Acrylic Fibers Production by Major Producing

Countries (2009): Production Volume in Thousand Tons for

China, Western Europe, Turkey, Japan, Taiwan and Rest of

World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 33

Acrylic Fiber Production Defies Recession 33

Acrylic Fiber Sector to Experience Dull Market Prospects 33

The Main Pricing Influences 34

Advantages of Acrylic Fibers 34

Applications 34

Table 12: Consumption of Acrylic Fibers Worldwide (2006):

Percentage Breakdown by End-Use Sector - Apparel, Home

Furnishings, Industrial and Others (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 34

Acrylic - A Substitute for Cotton 35

Development of Microfibers 35

Acrylonitrile: The Raw Material 35

Production Process 36

Aramids 36

Nylon 36

Market Overview 36

Table 13: Global Nylon Filament Production (2005) (In '000

Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 37

Nylon Excels as the Second Top-Produced Manmade Fiber 37

China Leads Nylon Production 38

Polyamide Production Suffers Amid Recession, Textile Yarn

Production Up 38

Nylon Carpet Yarn Experiences the Most Dramatic Decline 38

Table 14: Polyester Fiber Production by Type (2008 & 2009):

Annual Fiber Production in '000 Tons for Textile Yarn,

Industrial Yarn, Carpet Yarn and Staple Fiber (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 39

Unique Properties 39

Different Forms of Nylon 39

Table 15: Global Consumption of Nylon 6 and 66 (2006):

Percentage Breakdown by End-Use Sector for Carpets/Rugs,

Apparel, Home Textiles and Others (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 40

Characteristics of Nylon 6,6/ABS 40

DuPont's Tactel Nylon Fiber 40

Rayon 40

Market Perspective 40

Types of Rayon 41

Table 16: Rayon/Lyocell Market Worldwide (2006): Percentage

Breakdown by End-Use Sector for Apparel, Non-Wovens, Home

Furnishings and Industrial (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 41

Production Process 41

Viscose Rayon Staple Fiber - A Form of Rayon 42

Yarns Manufactured from VSF 42

Viscose Versus Other Fibers 42

Outlook 42

Cellulosics 43

Production of Cellulosics Bounces Back 43

Table 17: Global Cellulosic Fiber Production in '000 Tons

by Type: 2000, 2005 & 2009 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 43

6. NATURAL FIBERS 44

Market Trends 44

Cotton and Wool - Natural Fibers With Inherent Shortcomings 44

Cotton Fibers 44

Global Cotton Production Stoops 44

Table 18: Global Cotton Production (In Million Tons):

2007-08 to 2009-10 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 45

Table 19: World Cotton Production from 1991 to 2005 (In '000

480-Pound Bales) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 46

Table 20: World Cotton Yarn Production (2000-2005) (In '000

Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 47

Table 21: Cotton Yarn Production Worldwide by Major

Producing Countries (2009): Production in Million Tons for

China, India, US, Pakistan, Turkey and Rest of World

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 47

Table 22: World Cotton Fabric Production (2000-2005) (In

'000 Tons) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 47

Cotton Prices Rise Amid Lower Supply 47

Drop In Chinese Production Affects Global Output 48

Table 23: Global Cotton Demand-Supply Gap (2006-07 to

2009-10) in Million 480-lb Bales (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 48

Leading Markets Worldwide 49

Table 24: Cotton Production Worldwide by Major Producing

Countries (2008-09 & 2009-10): Production in Million Tons

for China, India, US, Pakistan, Brazil and Rest of World

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 49

Table 25: Global Cotton Consumption (2006/07): Percentage

Breakdown by Country/Region - China, India, Pakistan,

Turkey, United States and Others (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 49

On the Consumption Side - A Historical Perspective 49

Organic Cotton Lifts the Prospects of Cotton Farming 50

Altering Cotton Production Landscape - Challenges 50

Promotional Schemes for Cotton Growers 51

Table 26: Imports of Cotton by Various Countries (EU-25,

Russia, Japan, Indonesia, South Korea, Thailand, Taiwan,

India, Pakistan and China) for the years 2000 through 2005

(Thousand 480-lb bales) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 51

Table 27: Exports of Cotton by Various Countries

(Uzbekistan, Africa, Australia, Pakistan, Paraguay, India,

China, Turkey, Sudan, Brazil, Mexico, and Egypt) for the

years 2000 through 2005 (Thousand 480-lb bales) (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 52

Cotton Use in Carpets 52

Outlook 52

Silk 52

Wool 53

Recession Affects Demand for Wool Worldwide 53

Global Wool Production Continues to Plummet 53

Table 28: Global Wool Production in Thousand Tons: 2000-2009

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 54

Table 29: Global Raw Wool Production by Major Producing

Countries (2009): Production in '000 Tons for Australia,

China, New Zealand, Argentina and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 54

Table 30: Sheep Population in Major Wool Producing Countries

(2005) - China, Australia, India, (Former) Soviet Union,

Iran, Sudan, New Zealand, South Africa, Turkey, Pakistan, UK

and Others (in Million Head) (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 55

Cashmere 56

Manufacturing Process 56

7. SPECIALTY FIBERS 57

Market Overview 57

Elastomers Versus Nonwovens 57

High Temperature Fibers 57

Considerations for High-Temperature Uses 58

Requirements for Thermal Insulating Material 58

Technical Fibers 59

Market Overview 59

Significance of Machines 59

Textile Materials Incorporating Metal Fibers 60

Polymers 60

Biopolymers - Favored for Medical Devices & Research 60

Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) 60

Polypropylene 61

Polypropylene Fibers 61

Polypropylene Production Plummets 61

Table 31: Global Polypropylene Fiber Production in Million

Tons: 2005-2009 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 62

Table 32: Polypropylene Fiber Production by Major Producing

Countries (2009): Production Volume in '000 Tons for US,

Western Europe, China, Turkey, Japan, Latin America and

Rest of World (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 62

Dyneema of DSM 63

Melamine 63

8. YARNS 64

Market Highlights and Trends 64

Domination of Spun Yarn Continues 64

Table 33: Global Spun Yarn Production by Yarn Type (2000,

2005 & 2009): Production in Thousand Tons for Cotton,

Polyester, Cellulosics, Acrylics, Wool and Others (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 64

Table 34: Spun Yarn Production in Select Leading Countries

(2008 & 2009): Production in Million Tons for China, India

and US (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 65

The Textured Yarn Market 65

Textured Polyester Yarn 65

Wool Yarn 65

Yarn Manufacturing Procedure 66

Produced From Filaments 66

Produced From Staple Fibers 66

Texturizing Process for Synthetic Yarn 66

Texturizing Techniques 67

Knife Edge 67

Stuffer Box 67

False Twist 67

Air Jet 67

Knit-de-Knit 67

Partially Oriented Yarn (POY) Market 67

Draw Textured Yarn (DTY) & Spin Drawn Yarn (SDY) 68

Characteristics That Affect Finished Product Quality 68

Plies 68

Twist 68

Texturizing Yarn 68

Two Primary Processes for Spinning Cotton Fibers 69

Open End Spinning - Superior to Ring Spinning 69

End-Use Application - Another Standard for Classification 69

Composite Cut Resistant Yarn 69

Causes for Defects in Garments 70

TQM System: Essential for Yarn Producers 70

9. DEVELOPMENTS IN THE PROTECTIVE FABRICS MARKET - A RECENT PAST

PERSPECTIVE 71

Garment That Protects Against Heat and Flame 71

Smart Materials 71

Kevlar 72

Bulletproof Garments 72

Vandalproof Protective Layer 72

10. TECHNOLOGICAL BREAKTHROUGHS IN TEXTILE MATERIALS 73

Nanotechnology for Fabrics 73

Celanese Acetate's MicroSafe Fiber & Yarn 73

Smart Technologies 73

Higher Absorption Capacity in Polyester Fiber 74

Influence of Moisture in Textiles 74

11. RECYCLING OF TEXTILE MATERIALS 75

Textile Waste Recycling 75

Process of Fabric Recycling 76

12. TEXTILE MACHINERY - THE MEANS 77

Weaving Machinery Market 77

Man-Made Fiber Machines 77

Opening and Cleaning Machinery 77

Carding and Combing Machinery 78

Carding Process 78

Drawing and Roving Frames 78

Yarn Winding Machinery 78

Texturing Machines 78

13. KEY END-USE MARKETS FOR TEXTILE MATERIALS 79

Apparel & Clothing - The Main End Use Sector 79

End-use Applications of Textile Materials in Various Apparels 79

Fabricated Textiles 79

Some of the Key Fabricated Textile Products 79

Carpets 80

Some Major Types of Carpets 80

Rugs 80

Automotives 80

Home Furnishings 81

14. TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENTS IN RECENT YEARS 82

Nexia Biotechnologies' New Method to Produce Artificial Silk

Fiber 82

Treated Cotton for Raincoats 82

Tuscarora Yarns Launches New Process for Cotton Yarn 82

ARS Develops New Technique for Cotton Dyeing 82

New Process to Improve Colorfastness of Clothes 83

15. PRODUCT OVERVIEW 84

Uses of Textile Materials 84

Product Classification 84

Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers 84

Natural Fibers 84

Specialty Fibers/Products 84

Yarns 85

Classification of Fibers 85

16. PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS/LAUNCHES 87

Advansa Launches New Fiber Solution for Wool Blends 87

Thermafiber Launches New FRF-114 Milled Mineral Wool Fibers 87

Samson Unveils Innegra™-S Based Rope Technology 87

SABIC Unveils Products with Natural Fiber 88

INVISTA Releases New CORDURA® EcoMade Fabric Collection 88

Esquel Introduces New Range of Yarns 89

Unifi Extends Repreve® Range 89

Americhem Launches Complete Range of Antimicrobial Offerings

for Synthetic Fiber 89

Vermont Organic to Release New Organic Washable Wool Fabrics 90

Unifi Introduces Repreve® Recycled Nylon 90

Radici Radyarn to Introduce Nanofeel Synthetic Fiber 90

17. PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS/LAUNCHES IN RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE

BUILDER 91

Teijin Fibers Develops ECO STORM™ 91

Creora Unveils New Eco-friendly Fabric Collection 91

Korteks Launches Four New Polyester Yarns 91

Eastman Launches East ONE Brand Polymers 91

Invista Introduces CoolMax® 92

Nanocomp Develops First Nanotube Textile Material 92

Toray Industries Unveils Recycled Nylon 92

Performance Fibers Launches 1H75 Fiber and High Tenacity Yarn 92

Toray Develops New Cellulose-Derived Fiber 93

Kuraray and Kurabo Jointly Launch New Uniform Material 93

Teijin Fibers Develops New Material BARLETT® 93

18. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY 94

Palmetto Synthetics to Expand Facility in Williamsburg County 94

China Linen Announces Capacity Expansion and Bleaching Line

for Linen Yarn 94

Neomarkka to Acquire Manufacturing Units of Kuitu Finland 94

Nakoda Inks Asset Purchase Agreement with Kyunghan 95

Teijin Aramid to Revive Twaron Fiber Manufacturing Facility 95

Invista to Refurbish Nylon Fiber Production Units 95

Lenzing Purchases 75% Stake in Pulp Producer Biocel 95

Chitra Textiles to Increase Production Capacity of Cotton Yarn

Facility 96

Sudarshan Jeans to Set Up Cotton Yarn Plant 96

Ram Raghav Industries to Establish Synthetic Spun Yarn Plant 96

Texhong Group Plans to Build Cotton Fiber Plant 96

Teijin to Sell Stake in Teijin Indonesia 96

Uwe Gaedike Beteiligung Acquires Enka Tecnica 96

Lenzing to Expand Production Capacities 97

Indorama SPL Group to Establish Spentex Plant 97

Gutermann and Corporacion Rey to Establish Facility 97

Uhde Inventa-Fischer Signs Contract to Construct Polyester Plant 97

Shinkong Synthetic Fibers to Invest in China, Thailand and Taiwan 98

Weyerhaeuser to Construct New Plant in Gdansk 98

Coherent to Take Over StockerYale Operations 98

Mitsubishi Rayon to Divest Ningbo Rayon Acrylic Fibers 99

Ems Group Takes Over Nexis Fibers 99

KP Chemical Takes Over Pakistan PTA 99

Mitsubishi Rayon to Cease the Production of Polyester Long Fibers 99

Mitsubishi Rayon Subcontracts Production to Nippon Ester 100

Naturally Advanced Inks an Agreement with Littlewoods 100

Chemical CEOs to Take Over Trevira 100

Teijin to Shut Down Polyester Film Facility in US 100

Vinatex to Construct Centers in Vietnam 100

DuPont Merges Its Three Business Units 100

Teijin Dissolves Partnership with Cargill 101

AGY Purchases 70% Majority Stake in Grace THW Group 101

SK Capital Takes Over Integrated Nylon Unit of Solutia 101

Vardhman to Invest INR 180 Million for Synthetic Yarn Capacity

Expansion 102

Petrochemical & Textile Fiber Joint Stock to Construct New

Polyester Plant 102

Uster Technologies Snaps Up Zweigle Products 102

Momentum Chooses Repreve® FR of Unifi 102

Nilit Takes Over Nylstar 103

Sifas to Discontinue Production of Tule Fabric 103

Sinopec Purchases Outstanding Stake in Joint Venture Yihua Unifi 103

DAK Acquires Crystar Polyester Resin Technology of DuPont 103

Dow Fiber and Paige Premium to Introduce Paigeaholic Jean

Featuring DOW XLA™ Fiber 104

TMI Group Purchases Certain Assets of Brustio Antonio 104

Teijin to Launch Polyester Recycling Project in Thailand 105

Indorama Ventures Buys Tuntex 105

Eastman Inks JV Agreement with SK Chemicals 106

EIH Acquisitions Takes Over Polyester Fibers 106

Miroglio Group Inks Ingeo™ MLA with NatureWorks 106

SRF Takes Over Thai Baroda Industries 107

Thai Acrylic Fibre Takes Over Amicor Acrylic Fiber Brands 107

JH Birtwistle Acquires WM Lawrence 107

Reliance Industries to Acquire Polyester Manufacturing Unit 108

Xentrys to Purchase Staple Fiber Assets of Propilan 108

Sun Capital Affiliate Invests in Frontier Spinning Mills 109

Performance Fibers Acquires INVISTA Assets 109

Aquafil Buys Borgolon 110

Traction Partners Takes over Diolen Industrial Fibers 110

19. INDUSTRY ACTIVITY IN RECENT PAST - A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER 111

ITG Acquires BST 111

Bombay Rayon Acquires DPJ Clothing 111

Ka Wang to Take Over Cotton Yarn and Fiber Plant in North China 111

Culp Acquires Burlington House Division of ITG 112

Spentex Acquires Schoeller 112

RSWM Acquires 48.17% Stake in Cheslind Textiles 112

Dogi International Acquires Elastic Fabrics of America 112

Barnhardt Acquires Fiberweb Bleachery 112

INVISTA Acquires Honeywell's Asia-Pacific Nylon 6 BCF Assets 113

Celanese Acquires Corsadi BV's Acetate Product Business 113

LRT and Caipo Establishes Joint Venture 113

Polyester Fiber PU Signs Agreement with Enka De Colombia 113

Hongwei Signs Agreement with PIN Group for Supply of Yarn 113

Alok Industries Inks Licensing Agreement with AISLE 5 114

Nano-Tex to Foray into Home Textiles 114

ES Fibervisions Expands Capacity 114

Solutia Increases Polyamide 66 Resins Production Capacity 114

The Kuraray Group Invests 700 Million Japanese Yen for

Capacity Expansion 115

Lenzing and Modi Group to Jointly Set up Rayon Fiber Facility

in India 115

Rhodia Polyamide to Build PA6.6 Polymer Facility in Korea 115

Lenzing Group Commences Operations of Nanjing Fiber Plant 115

Toho Tenax Expands Carbon Fibers Capacity 115

Teijin Twaron Changes its Name to Teijin Aramid 116

Arteva Specialties Acquires Mitex's Yarn Processing Operations 116

NILIT Acquires Stake in INVISTA Nylon Apparel Business 116

International Textile Group Merges with Safety Components 116

La Seda Acquires PTA, PET and Preform Business of Advansa 117

Unifi Agrees to Acquire Dillon Yarn Business 117

Asahi Kasei Fibers Completes Acquisition of DorlastanT 117

Performance Fibers' Affiliate Acquires Polyester Yarn Business

of INVISTA 117

Spentex Acquires Stake in IndoRama 117

Spentex Acquires Uzbekistan's TTTL 118

SPG Partners Acquires Majority Stake in FiberVisions 118

Trelleborg AB Acquires Reeves Bros 118

Santista to Merge with Tavex 118

Burlington Worldwide to Set Up Burlington Phong Phu Supply

Chain City 119

Toray to Establish Toray Polytech in China 119

New Polyester Project in Brazil 119

INVISTA Inaugurates Spandex Factory in China 119

Burlington Worldwide Forms New Burlington Labs 120

Kondo Corporation Inaugurates Textile Mill in Vietnam 120

Performance Fibers Embarks on Capacity Expansion 120

Performance Fibers to Expand Capacity of South Korean Joint

Venture 120

Teijin Limited to Expand Para-Aramid Fiber Production Capacity 121

20. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS 122

Acordis BV (The Netherlands) 122

Aditya Birla Group (India) 122

Grasim Industries Limited (India) 122

Jaya Shree Textiles (India) 123

Advansa Sasa Polyester Sanayi AS. (Turkey) 123

Aksa Akrilik Kimya Sanayii A.S. (Turkey) 124

Asahi Kasei Fibers Corporation (Japan) 124

Barnhardt Manufacturing Company (US) 124

Celanese Acetate (US) 125

Crescent Textile Mills (Pakistan) 125

Cydsa, SA de C.V. (Mexico) 125

DAK Americas LLC (US) 126

Dewan Salman Fiber Ltd. (Pakistan) 126

EI DuPont De Nemours & Co (US) 126

ES FiberVisions, Inc. (US) 127

Far Eastern New Century Corporation (Taiwan) 127

Formosa Plastics Group (Taiwan) 128

Nan Ya Plastics Corporation (Taiwan) 128

Freudenberg Nonwovens (Germany) 128

Honeywell International Inc. (US) 129

Hyosung Corp. (South Korea) 129

INVISTA (US) 129

Kuraray Co., Ltd. (Japan) 130

Lenzing Fibers (Austria) 130

Lineapiu (Italy) 131

LNJ Bhilwara Group (India) 131

Marzotto SpA (Italy) 131

Mitsubishi Rayon Co. Ltd. (Japan) 131

Montefibre SpA (Italy) 132

NatureWorks LLC (US) 132

Performance Fibers Inc. (US) 133

PT Polychem Indonesia Tbk (Indonesia) 133

PT. IndoRama Synthetics Tbk (Indonesia) 133

PT. Teijin Indonesia Fiber Corporation (Indonesia) 134

Recron (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. (Malaysia) 134

Reliance Industries Ltd. (India) 134

Rhodia Polyamide (France) 135

Schoeller Textil AG (Switzerland) 135

Shell Chemicals Ltd. (UK) 135

Shinkong Synthetic Fiber Corp. (Taiwan) 136

SIFAS (Sentetik Iplik Fabrikalari A.S.) (Turkey) 136

SINOPEC Shanghai Petrochemical Co., Ltd. (China) 136

Sinopec Yizheng Chemical Fiber Co. Ltd. (China) 137

Sinterama SpA (Italy) 137

Solutia Inc. (US) 137

Taiwan Polypropylene Co. Ltd. (Taiwan) 138

Teijin Fibers Limited (Japan) 138

Thai Polyester Company Limited (TPC) (Thailand) 138

Toray Industries Inc. (Japan) 138

Unifi Inc. (US) 139

Weiqiao Textile Co. Ltd. (China) 139

21. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE 140

Textile Fibers Market 140

Table 35: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Textile Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and

Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 140

Table 36: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Textile Fibers by Product Group -Manufactured/

Manmade/Synthetic Fibers, Natural Fibers and Specialty

Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 141

Table 37: World Historic Review for Textile Fibers by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand

Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 142

Table 38: World Historic Review for Textile Fibers by Product

Group - Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers, Natural Fibers

and Specialty Fibers/Products Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 143

Table 39: World 11-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 144

Table 40: World 11-Year Perspective for Textile Fibers by

Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Fibers, Natural Fibers and

Specialty Fibers/Products Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 145

Table 41: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Fibers by Geographic Region -

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007

through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 146

Table 42: World Historic Review for Manufactured/

Manmade/Synthetic Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2000 through 2006

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 147

Table 43: World 11-Year Perspective for Manufactured/

Manmade/Synthetic Fibers by Geographic Region - Percentage

Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

America Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 148

Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Fibers by Product Segment 149

Table 44: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Polyester Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and

Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 149

Table 45: World Historic Review for Polyester Fibers by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand

Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 150

Table 46: World 11-Year Perspective for Polyester Fibers by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 151

Table 47: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Nylon/Aramid Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and

Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 152

Table 48: World Historic Review for Nylon/Aramid Fibers by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand

Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 153

Table 49: World 11-Year Perspective for Nylon/Aramid Fibers

by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales

for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years

2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 154

Table 50: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Olefins by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 155

Table 51: World Historic Review for Olefins by Geographic

Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for

Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 156

Table 52: World 11-Year Perspective for Olefins by Geographic

Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin America Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 157

Table 53: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Acrylic/Modacrylic Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 158

Table 54: World Historic Review for Acrylic/Modacrylic Fiber

by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2000 through 2006

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 159

Table 55: World 11-Year Perspective for Acrylic/ Modacrylic

Fiber by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume

Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years

2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 160

Table 56: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Cellulosics by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 161

Table 57: World Historic Review for Cellulosics by Geographic

Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years

2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 162

Table 58: World 11-Year Perspective for Cellulosics by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 163

Table 59: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Other Synthetic Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 164

Table 60: World Historic Review for Other Synthetic Fibers by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand

Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 165

Table 61: World 11-Year Perspective for Other Synthetic

Fibers by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume

Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years

2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 166

Table 62: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Natural Fibers by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and

Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 167

Table 63: World Historic Review for Natural Fibers by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand

Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 168

Table 64: World 11-Year Perspective for Natural Fibers by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 169

Natural Fibers by Product Segment 170

Table 65: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Cotton Fiber by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and

Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 170

Table 66: World Historic Review for Cotton Fiber by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand

Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 171

Table 67: World 11-Year Perspective for Cotton Fiber by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia- Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 172

Table 68: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Wool Fiber by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 173

Table 69: World Historic Review for Wool Fiber by Geographic

Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years

2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 174

Table 70: World 11-Year Perspective for Wool Fiber by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 175

Table 71: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Silk Fiber by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 176

Table 72: World Historic Review for Silk Fiber by Geographic

Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years

2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 177

Table 73: World 11-Year Perspective for Silk Fiber by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 178

Table 74: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Specialty Fibers/Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 179

Table 75: World Historic Review for Specialty Fibers/

Products by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2000 through 2006

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 180

Table 76: World 11-Year Perspective for Specialty

Fibers/Products by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown

of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets for

Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 181

Spun Yarn Market 182

Table 77: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Spun Yarn by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 182

Table 78: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Spun Yarn by Product Group - Manufactured/Manmade/ Synthetic

Yarns and Natural Yarns Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 183

Table 79: World Historic Review for Spun Yarn by Geographic

Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years

2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 184

Table 80: World Historic Review for Spun Yarn by Product

Group - Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns and Natural

Yarns Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2000 through 2006

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 185

Table 81: World 11-Year Perspective for Textile Yarns by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 186

Table 82: World 11-Year Perspective for Textile Yarns by

Product Group - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for

Manufactured/Manmade/Synthetic Yarns and Natural Yarns

Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 186

Table 83: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Yarn by Geographic Region -

US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan),

Middle East, and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed

with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007

through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 187

Table 84: World Historic Review for Manufactured/

Manmade/Synthetic Yarn by Geographic Region - US, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East,

and Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2000 through 2006

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 188

Table 85: World 11-Year Perspective for Manufactured/

Manmade/Synthetic Yarn by Geographic Region - Percentage

Breakdown of Volume Sales for US, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin

America Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 189

Manufactured/ Manmade/Synthetic Yarn by Product Segment 190

Table 86: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Polyester Spun Yarn by Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan,

Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Middle East, and

Latin America Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in Thousand Tons for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 190

Table 87: World Historic Review for Polyester Spun Yarn by

Geographic Region - US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Middle East, and Latin America Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in Thousand

Tons for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 191

Table 88: World 11-Year Perspective for Polyester Spun Yarn

by Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales

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