Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / Spanish group CECOTEX keen to promote fashion industry
Spanish group CECOTEX keen to promote fashion industry
24
May '13
The Spanish Confederation of Trade Textile and Fashion (CECOTEX), founded by organizations including the Spanish Business Association for Textile Trades and Complements (ACOTEX), is keen to promote interested companies in the Spanish fashion business.
 
CECOTEX is currently in talks with the Spanish Ministry of Industry to join the Bureau of Spanish Fashion (la Mesa de la Moda Española), which consists of representatives from the Ministries of Industry and Culture of Spain along with company owners and designers of the Spanish fashion industry.
 
CECOTEX was established earlier this year to solely handle fashion related matters in Spain as the country did not have any association to defend the interests of companies in the fashion business. 
 
Before CECOTEX, the only national-level association related to Spanish fashion industry was the Intertextil Spanish Council (CIE), which only focused on the manufacturing industry and the retail exports of Spain.
 
The main objective of the CECOTEX is to unite and protect the interests of the textile and fashion at national level in Spain, said Borja Oria Riu, the chairman of ACOTEX, who is appointed as the chairman of CECOTEX as well, according to a modaes.es report.
 
CECOTEX aims to promote public and private firms and agencies in all matters related to the textile and fashion; support internationalization of Spanish companies, promote new technologies through sales and communication; encourage shopping tourism in Spain and help to reinvent multi-trade model in the Spanish fashion industry.
 
 It also aims to organize fashion industry forums for the purpose of business model innovation and other areas of the fashion sector in Spain.
 
The founding organizations of CECOTEX are the ACOTEX, the Commerce Guild of Valencia and Province Textiles (GREGOTEX), the Confederation of Textile Industries in Galicia (COINTEGA), and the Fashion Textile Cluster of Catalonia (ACTM).
 

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India


Must ReadView All

US President-elect Joe Biden. Pic: Stratos Brilakis / Shutterstock.com

Textiles | On 27th Nov 2020

Not much change in trade policies anticipated under Biden

US President-elect Joe Biden seems more assuring to the European...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 27th Nov 2020

Bangla RMG units to get loans for COVID safety measures

Bangladeshi garment units will get low-cost funds up to Tk 30 crore...

Pic: Shutterstock

Retail | On 27th Nov 2020

Macy’s Q3 FY20 digital sales grow 27%

Macy’s, a US-based premier omni-channel fashion retailer, reported...

Interviews View All

Top executives, Fabric manufacturers

Top executives
Fabric manufacturers

Domestic manufacturers would get an edge over imported products

Poojaa Kumar Deepak, Zeven

Poojaa Kumar Deepak
Zeven

Zeven's performance sports apparel is designed for the Indian body type,...

Textile Industry, Head honchos

Textile Industry
Head honchos

Money never disappears-it just finds new opportunities

Ken Butts,

Ken Butts

The mission of Swiss company Datacolor is to empower its customers to make ...

Poonam Naik Desai,

Poonam Naik Desai

Peekaboo is a sustainable, high quality, luxury sleepwear brand providing...

Vasudevan LK,

Vasudevan LK

Epson is a world leader in digital imaging and printing solutions....

Dr. Rene Wollert, Freudenberg Nonwovens

Dr. Rene Wollert
Freudenberg Nonwovens

Dr. Rene Wollert discusses the current scenario of the global nonwovens...

Robert Brookins, Alexium International

Robert Brookins
Alexium International

Alexium International is a specialty chemical development company...

Karan Bose, Hula Global

Karan Bose
Hula Global

Hula Global, a leading isolation gown manufacturer in India, has been...

Varsha Wadhwa, VW

Varsha Wadhwa
VW

Coming from a family that ran a business of jute and linen mills since...

Sweta Tantia, Tahweave & Garo

Sweta Tantia
Tahweave & Garo

Designer Sweta Tantia owns Garo, a couture indutva or ethnicwear brand,...

Joe Ikareth, Joe Ikareth

Joe Ikareth
Joe Ikareth

<b>Joe Ikareth</b> has a rock-solid fashion and textiles background, which ...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

Leave your Comments


November 2020

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


Advanced Search