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Great ideas presented at Hong Kong cotton conference
May '12
Cotton Incorporated and Cotton Council International presented a one-day, comprehensive program of textile technical innovations, fashion trends and exhibits to cotton textile businesses in the region on Tuesday, May 22nd in Hong Kong.

More than 300 attendees representing well-known textile manufacturing companies and brands in the region attended the event, which offered 12 technical presentations, fashion trend forecasts, and exhibits from a range of companies servicing the cotton textile supply chain.

The technical presentations were divided into four main categories: Performance Finish Innovations; Ecological Innovations; Process Innovations; and Product Innovations. The technical presentations are summarized on the following pages.

"This conference is a prime example of how textile businesses get more when they choose cotton," said Mark Messura, Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain Marketing for Cotton Incorporated.

"The unique structure of Cotton Incorporated allows us to collaborate with a range of research institutions and commercial companies. Working together, we identify and help to advance innovation. And, as a partner to industry, we freely share all of our resources to help every cotton business remain competitive."

Cotton Incorporated, funded by U.S. growers of upland cotton and importers of cotton and cotton textile products, is the research and marketing company representing upland cotton. The Program is designed and operated to improve the demand for and profitability of cotton.

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