Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / DR-CAFTA source sought for certain MMF Ponte circular knit fabric
DR-CAFTA source sought for certain MMF Ponte circular knit fabric
Aug '11
The National Textile Association has been approached by a manufacturer seeking sources for certain man-made fiber Ponte circular knit fabric specified below. NOTE that the fabrics will be used in a program in the Dominican Republic- Central America Free Trade Agreement ("DR-CAFTA") region, and requires fabrics knitted and finished in the DR-CAFTA region and of yarn made in the DR-CAFTA region. If you are interested in supplying these fabrics, or a like or similar fabric. contact David Trumbull at the National Textile Association at dtrumbull by August 31st and you will be put in contact with the company seeking the fabric.

Fabric: Polyester/rayon/spandex Ponte circular knit fabric

HTS subheading: 6006.32

Fiber content: 80-70% Polyester / 26-16% Rayon / 6-2% Spandex

Yarn number (two configurations)

Metric: Polyester:
Yarn 1: Polyester/Rayon 70-60%/40-30% 54.18-47.41 Blended Yarn
Yarn 2: Polyester 112.5-128.57/38-34 Filament + Spandex 200-257 Single Conventional Covering Yarn

English Polyester:
Yarn 1: Polyester/Rayon 70-60%/40-30% 32-28'S Blended Yarn
Yarn 2: Polyester 80-70Denier/38-34 Filament + Spandex 45-35 Denier Single Conventional Covering Yarn

Fabrice type: Double Knitting Ponte Fabric Gauge: 24

Weight: Metric: 295-215 grams per square meter; English: 8.7-7.81 ounce per square yard

Width: Metric: not less than 142.24 to 157.48 centimeters, cuttable; English: not less than 56 to 62 inches, cuttable

Finish: Piece-Dyed or Printed, or Yarn Dyed.

The National Textile Association

Must ReadView All

Textiles | On 9th Dec 2016

ACIMIT signs MoU with Pakistan textile bodies

In a bid to strengthen the trading in garments and textiles between...

Textiles | On 9th Dec 2016

‘Less demand may make it hard to achieve export target’

The $48 billion target for textiles and garment exports for 2016-17...

Textiles | On 9th Dec 2016

GST Council may decrease tax rates in future: CBEC

The goods and services tax (GST) Council might reduce the proposed...

Interviews View All

Rashi Menda

Every fifth sale we make on Zapyle is a repeat purchase

Asim Dalal
Indo Count Retail Ventures

Today, there is no other emerging market as India, "we make in India and...

Amit Jain
Shingora Textiles Ltd

‘In terms of fabric, the fastest growing category for us is a blend of...

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

About one in every 20 patients picks up an infection while hospitalised....

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Mark Paterson
Technical Absorbents Ltd

Mark Paterson, R&D manager of Technical Absorbents Ltd talks about Super...

Silvia Venturini Fendi
Fendi s.r.l

"Yes, my confidence and positive attitude are my strengths and should be...

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

"You have to truly understand what your client wants, know her needs, what ...

Yash P. Kotak
Bombay Hemp Company

One of the directors of Bombay Hemp Company, Yash P. Kotak, speaks to...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies

December 2016

December 2016

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Browse Our Archives


Advanced Search