Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / Foundation to target Middle East for batik & songket promotion
Foundation to target Middle East for batik & songket promotion
Jan '11
The Terengganu Entrepreneur Development Foundation, which proposes to popularize the Terengganu batik and songket fabrics all across the world, is eyeing the Middle East for promotion of the same now after Europe.

A top official of the Foundation, while speaking after the inauguration ceremony of a seminar on the marketing of Terengganu batik and songket in Europe, said that a team which visited England, Italy and Spain, last year for promotion of batik and songket, had met with positive response.

Many famous persons, associated with the garment industry with whom the team meet while they visited different cities last year, have shown their interest in using songket and batik in their products.

The official said that the State Government has been persuading the promotion of these products in foreign markets and added that it would next focus on Middle East countries.

The one-day seminar was organized to impart information to the songket and batik entrepreneurs regarding the scope of these products in various countries.

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Courtesy: India ITME

Textiles | On 8th Dec 2016

Industry needs to create 1cr jobs in 3yrs: Kavita Gupta

Sharing several initiatives laid out by the government in R&D,...

Textiles | On 8th Dec 2016

Package will boost made-ups sector: SIMA

The reforms package approved by the Union Cabinet to boost employment ...

Textiles | On 8th Dec 2016

Cabinet okays reforms to boost jobs in made-ups sector

The Union Cabinet chaired by prime minister Narendra Modi has given...

Interviews View All

Asim Dalal
Indo Count Retail Ventures

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

Hugo Boss

'Hugo Boss works with carefully selected sourcing partners'

Studio Priyanka Rajiv

‘To reinvent the age-old tradition of embroidery to suit demographics and...

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

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

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Marten Alkhagen
Swerea IVF AB

Marten Alkhagen, Senior Scientist - Nonwoven and Technical Textiles of...

Tony Ward
Tony Ward

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

Karan Arora
Karan Arora

Bridal couture created with rich Indian heritage, exquisite craftsmanship...

Robert Brunner

Golfwear and menswear brand Devereux is set for greener pastures. Robert...

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