Reportlinker Adds Global Textile Printing Industry

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NEW YORK, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Global Textile Printing Industry

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This report analyzes the Worldwide markets for Textile Printing in million square meters by the following fabric types: Apparel, Interior/ Furnishings, and Industrial/Technical Textiles. Regional Textile Printing markets are analyzed as a consolidated whole with no granular level breakup offered for fabric type. The report provides separate analytics for North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for each region for the period 2007 through 2015. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 89 companies including many key and niche Textile Printing as well as Textile Printing Machinery players. Key players profiled under the Textile Fabrics arena include 3P InkJet Textiles AG, Dazian LLC, Fisher Textiles, Inc., Glen Raven, Inc., Dickson Coatings, and Mehler Texnologies GmbH. Major Textile Machinery players discussed and profiled in the report include Agfa Graphics, Brother International Corporation, d.gen, Inc., Hewlett-Packard Development Company L.P., Hollanders Printing Systems, Kornit Digital Ltd., Mimaki Engineering Co., Ltd., Mutoh Europe NV, Roland DG Corporation, Seiko I Infotech, Inc., and Stork Prints BV. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.

TEXTILE PRINTING MCP-6171

A GLOBAL STRATEGIC BUSINESS REPORT

CONTENTS

I. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1

Disclaimers I-2

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-3

Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3

Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3

Textile Printing I-3

II. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW II-1

A Primer II-1

Certain Aspects Associated with Textile Printing II-1

Current & Future Analysis II-1

Analysis by Region II-1

Analysis by Fabric Type II-2

Technological Advancements Lift the Status of Textile Design

and Printing II-2

Improvements in Printhead Technology Making the Printing More

Effective II-2

New Avenues Drive Growth in Digital Textile Printing II-3

Digital Printing to Change the Outsourcing Trend II-4

Regional and End-use Segments Drive Inkjet Printing II-4

Wide-Format Printing Systems Enable Companies to Evade Recession II-4

Ink Chemistries Holds Key in Textile Printing Growth II-4

Chemistry Requirements Encourage Development of Specialized

Processing Equipment II-5

Environmental Regulations Encourage the Industry to Opt for

Eco-Solvent Inks II-5

Textile Printers Move Away from Phthalates and PVC II-5

2. TEXTILE INDUSTRY - SCENARIO II-6

Textile Materials - Overview II-6

Textile Fibers - A Brief Perspective II-6

Nature of the Textile Industry II-7

Issues Impacting the Industry II-7

High Raw Material Costs II-7

Problems Faced by the Spinner II-7

Difficulties in Dyeing of Wool/Cotton Blends II-7

Key End-Use Markets for Textile Materials II-8

Apparel & Clothing - The Main End Use Sector II-8

End-use Applications of Textile Materials in Various Apparels II-8

Fabricated Textiles II-8

Some of the Key Fabricated Textile Products II-9

Carpets II-9

Some Major Types of Carpets II-9

Rugs II-9

Automotives II-9

Home Furnishings II-10

Market Trends II-10

Industry to Recover from Recession Impact II-10

Textile Market - Its Correlation with Income Level II-11

Evolution of Global Standards for Organic Fibers II-11

Organic Apparel Catches the Fancy of Consumers II-11

Asia Pacific Markets Witness Growth in Demand for Acrylic Fibers II-12

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

Textiles Market II-12

Consumer Going for Textiles II-12

Cotton Fabrics - In Demand II-12

Textile Market Favoring Developing Nations II-13

Cotton Demand Perks Up but Production Slides II-13

China - Vitalizing Textile Market II-13

Synthetic & High-Tech Fabrics - Popular with Designers II-13

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-15

Prelude II-15

Definition II-15

Comparison of Textile Dyeing and Printing Process II-15

The Difference between Textile Printing and Paper Printing II-15

Traditional Textile Printing Styles II-15

Direct Printing II-16

Discharge Printing II-16

Resist Dyeing II-16

Mordant Printing II-16

Industrial Textile Printing Methods II-16

Hand Block Printing II-16

Block (Perrotine) Printing II-17

Comparison Between Perrotine and Hand Block Printing II-17

Screen-printing II-18

Bed (Flat) Screen-printing II-18

Rotary Screen-printing II-18

Screen Printed Spot Colors II-18

Advantages II-18

Disadvantages II-19

Engraved Roller Printing II-19

Hand Engraving II-19

Etching II-19

Machine Engraving II-19

Advantages with Roller Printing II-20

High Productivity II-20

Efficiency II-20

Accuracy II-20

Engraved Plate Printing II-20

Stenciling II-21

Digital Textile Printing II-21

Advantages II-22

Disadvantages II-22

Digital Textile Printing and Issues II-22

Preparation or Pre-treatment Process for Digital Printing II-22

Competition Related to Ink II-23

Post-treatment Processing II-23

Designing Being the Most Ignored and Misunderstood Department II-23

Digital Textile Printing Technologies II-23

Piezoelectric DOD Ink Jet Fabric Printing II-23

DOD Ink Jet Fabric Printing II-23

Direct Ink Jet Transfer II-23

Dye-Sublimation II-24

Advantages II-24

Disadvantages II-24

Continuous Ink Jet Fabric Printing II-24

Inks for Digital Textile Printing II-24

Ink Jet Process Colors II-25

Advantages II-25

Disadvantages II-25

Equipment\Printers for Digital Printing II-25

Software Application in Digital Textile Printing II-26

Types Digital Printed Textiles II-26

Industrial II-26

Soft Signage II-26

Types of Demand for Digital Textile Printing Technology II-26

Mass Customization II-26

Sampling II-26

Strike-off II-26

Other Methods of Printing II-26

Lithographic Printing II-27

Pad Printing II-27

Kalamkari II-27

Spray Printing II-27

Tie and Dye II-27

Batik II-27

Textile Printing Process II-27

Preparing the Cloth for Printing II-27

Pretreatment of Fabrics II-28

Color Preparation II-28

Selection of Thickening Agents II-28

Starch Paste II-29

Gums II-29

Albumen II-30

Alginates II-30

Preparation of Printing Paste II-31

Steaming II-31

Washing and Drying II-31

Types of Inks II-31

Solvent-based Inks II-31

Solvent-based Inks - Areas of Applications II-31

Water-based Inks II-32

Water-based Inks - Areas of Applications II-32

Textile Inks II-32

Textile Inks and Nature of Bonding II-33

Pigment-based Inks II-33

Dye-based Inks II-33

Reactive Dyes II-33

Acid Dyes II-33

Sublimation Dyes II-34

Comparison Between Dye-based and Pigment-based Inks II-34

Textile Printing Machinery II-34

Fabric Transport Equipment II-34

Printhead Technology II-35

Silk Printing II-35

Origin and Development of Textile Printing II-36

4. PRODUCT LAUNCHES/DEVELOPMENTS II-38

Kornit Digital to Introduce Kornit Breeze 921 II-38

Gandi Innovations Holdings Unveils 3324 Aquajet Direct-To-

Fabric Printer II-38

Gandi Innovations Holdings Develops Flat-To-Roll Hybrid Option

for NanoJet2 Printer II-38

Splash of Color Unveils HeatWave DFP-64 Digital Printer II-39

Stork Prints Develops New Digital Label Printer II-39

Kornit Digital Develops a Comprehensive Solution for Dark

Polyester Printing II-39

Kornit Digital Comes Up with Upgraded Ink System II-39

Kornit Digital Develops Kornit QuickP Designer RIP II-40

Gandi Innovations Introduces JetSpeed XL II-40

Konica Minolta IJ Technologies Launches Nassenger VII II-40

Mimaki Engineering Unveils Tx400-1800D II-40

Matsui International Introduces Dyestone® X Color II-41

Huntsman Textile Effects Unveils New Printing Solutions II-41

J. Zimmer Maschinenbau Introduces COLARIS II-41

Conde Systems Launches DyeTrans RJ-900 II-41

PrintVillage Introduces Velotex Xpress II-42

Osiris and Imaje Develop Continuous Inkjet Printing Method II-42

Hangzhou Honghua Digital Technology Unveils VEGA DBP Series of

Digital Printing Equipment II-42

DuPont Digital Printing Launches New Artistri™ P5000 Color Inks II-43

Neschen Americas Unveils Neschen Pure Color Printing Media II-43

Gandi Innovations Holdings Launches Jeti 3324 Aquajet Direct-

to-Fabric Digital Printer II-43

Brother's Industrial Products Division Rolls Out GT-782 II-43

Brother's Industrial Products Division to Launch PDQ Design

and Print Solution II-44

Mutoh Europe Introduces Viper 100 II-44

Seiko Instruments Europe Unveils ColorTextiler 64DS II-44

Zimmer Unveils ChromoJET800 II-44

DigiFab Systems Introduces StampaJet 8-color II-45

Splash of Color Launches HeatWave DFP-74 Fabric Printer II-45

Roland DG Benelux Introduces SBL2 Sublimation Ink II-45

Brother Launches Brother GT-541 to the Latino Market II-46

5. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-47

Agfa Graphics Acquires Assets of Gandi Innovations Holdings II-47

Agfa Inks Partnership Deal with Aarque Graphics NZ II-47

Brother Industries Bags CPSIA Certification for GT-782 and GT-

541 Garment Printers II-47

Cranston Print Works to Close Operations II-47

Texsoco Enters into a Joint Venture with Mimaki Engineering II-48

Bombay Rayon Fashion Signs Agreement with DyStar Textilfarben II-48

Kornit Digital Partners with Batliboi for Distribution II-48

Mahalaxmi Fabric Mills Merges with Mahalaxmi Rubtech II-48

Gandi Innovations Holdings Takes Over Printer Assets of New

Solution II-49

PolyOne Takes Over Ngai Hing PlastChem II-49

Trelleborg Takes Over MacDermid Offset Printing Blankets II-49

Hirsch International Enters into an Agreement with MIMAKI USA II-50

Xtep Selects Dow Corning® Silicone Textile Printing Inks II-50

BASF and DyStar Textilfarben Sign Joint R&D Cooperation Agreement II-50

Kornit Digital Relocates to New Facility II-51

Reggiani Macchine Chooses DuPont Artistri P2100 Pigment Inks II-51

LaSalle Capital Group Partners Purchases Cherry Vale Impressions II-51

Kornit Digital and EFI Sign Partnership Deal II-51

Chicago White Sox Chooses Brother International Corporation's

Industrial Products Division II-52

6. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS II-53

Players in Textile Fabrics II-53

3P InkJet Textiles AG (Germany) II-53

Dazian LLC (US) II-53

Fisher Textiles, Inc. (US) II-53

Glen Raven, Inc. (US) II-53

Dickson Coatings (France) II-54

Mehler Texnologies GmbH (Germany) II-54

Players in Textile Printing Machinery II-54

Agfa Graphics (Belgium) II-54

Brother International Corporation (US) II-55

d.gen, Inc. (Korea) II-55

Hewlett-Packard Development Company L.P (US) II-55

Hollanders Printing Systems (Netherlands) II-55

Kornit Digital Ltd. (Israel) II-56

Mimaki Engineering Co., Ltd. (Japan) II-56

Mutoh Europe NV (Belgium) II-56

Roland DG Corporation (Japan) II-56

Seiko I Infotech, Inc. (Japan) II-57

Stork Prints BV (Netherlands) II-57

7. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-58

Table 1: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Textile Printing by Geographic Region - North America, Europe,

Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Production Figures in

Million Square Meters for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-58

Table 2: World Historic Review for Textile Printing by

Geographic Region - North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin

America, and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with

Annual Production Figures in Million Square Meters for Years

2001 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-59

Table 3: World 13-Year Perspective for Textile Printing by

Geographic Region - Percentage Breakdown of Production Volume

for North America, Europe, Asia Pacific, Latin America, and

Rest of World Markets for Years 2003, 2009 & 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-60

Table 4: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Textile Printing by Fabric Type - Apparel, Interior/

Furnishings, and Industrial/ Technical Textiles Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Production Figures in

Million Square Meters for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-61

Table 5: World Historic Review for Textile Printing by Fabric

Type - Apparel, Interior/ Furnishings, and Industrial/

Technical Textiles Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Production Figures in Million Square Meters for Years 2001

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) II-61

Table 6: World 13-Year Perspective for Textile Printing by

Fabric Type - Percentage Breakdown of Production Volume for

Apparel, Interior/ Furnishings, and Industrial/ Technical

Textiles Markets for Years 2003, 2009 & 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) II-62

III. MARKET

1. NORTH AMERICA III-1

A.Market Analysis III-1

Current & Future Analysis III-1

Digital Textile Printing on Growth Path III-1

Economic Downturn Derails the Textile Industry III-1

Demand for Garments Declines for the First Time Since 1940s III-1

Product Launches/Developments III-2

Strategic Corporate Developments III-6

Select Players III-8

B.Market Analytics III-10

Table 7: North American Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Textile Printing Analyzed with Annual

Production Figures in Million Square Meters for Years 2007

through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-10

Table 8: North American Historic Review for Textile Printing

Analyzed with Annual Production Figures in Million Square

Meters for Years 2001 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-10

2. EUROPE III-11

A.Market Analysis III-11

Current & Future Analysis III-11

Clothing and Textile Production in EU - Overview III-11

Product Launches/Developments III-11

Strategic Corporate Developments III-13

Select Players III-14

B.Market Analytics III-17

Table 9: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Textile Printing Analyzed with Annual Production Figures in

Million Square Meters for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-17

Table 10: European Historic Review for Textile Printing

Analyzed with Annual Production Figures in Million Square

Meters for Years 2001 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-17

3. ASIA PACIFIC III-18

A.Market Analysis III-18

Current & Future Analysis III-18

Economic Crisis Takes a Toll on Asian Clothing and Textile

Trade III-18

Overview of Select Markets III-18

China III-18

Printing and Dyeing Cloth Trade Scenario III-18

Textile Sector Scenario III-18

Textile Machinery Market - Overview III-19

India III-20

Digital Textile Printing to Expand III-20

Mills Fail to Produce Desired Output Despite Possessing

High-Class Printing Infrastructure III-20

Ethnic Patterns Gaining Popularity III-20

Textile Industry Faces Consequences of Global Economic

Recession III-21

Product Launches/Developments III-21

Strategic Corporate Developments III-22

Select Players in Textile Printing Machinery III-25

B.Market Analytics III-26

Table 11: Asia Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Textile Printing Analyzed with Annual

Production Figures in Million Square Meters for Years 2007

through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-26

Table 12: Asia Pacific Historic Review for Textile Printing

Analyzed with Annual Production Figures in Million Square

Meters for Years 2001 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-27

4. LATIN AMERICA III-28

A.Market Analysis III-28

Current & Future Analysis III-28

Product Launch III-28

B.Market Analytics III-29

Table 13: Latin American Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Textile Printing Analyzed with Annual

Production Figures in Million Square Meters for Years 2007

through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

Table 14: Latin American Historic Review for Textile

Printing Analyzed with Annual Production Figures in Million

Square Meters for Years 2001 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) III-29

5. REST OF WORLD III-30

A.Market Analysis III-30

Current & Future Analysis III-30

Product Launches/Developments III-30

Strategic Corporate Development III-31

Kornit Digital Ltd. - A Major Israel-based Player III-31

B.Market Analytics III-32

Table 15: Rest of World Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Textile Printing Analyzed with Annual

Production Figures in Million Square Meters for Years 2007

through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) III-32

Table 16: Rest of World Historic Review for Textile Printing

Analyzed with Annual Production Figures in Million Square

Meters for Years 2001 through 2006 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) III-32

IV. COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

Total Companies Profiled: 89 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - 97)

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Region/Country Players

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The United States 19

Canada 2

Japan 7

Europe 36

France 4

Germany 7

The United Kingdom 5

Italy 6

Spain 2

Rest of Europe 12

Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) 31

Middle-East 2

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