Indian terry towel, yarn and wheat straw-based paper manufacturer Trident recently said it was granted a patent for Terry fabric weave and resulting Terry fabric by the European Patent Office. The invention relates to Terry fabrics having improved material effectiveness, pull resistance, absorbency, softness and uniformity of texture, it said in a statement.
Earlier this month, the company announced its production data for November 2019. In the home and textiles division, the production of bath linen declined 6.07 per cent to 2,737 metric tonnes in November 2019 over 2,914 metric tonnes in November 2018. The production of bed linen jumped 14.07 per cent to 2.27 million metres in November 2019 as against 1.99 million metres in November 2018. Yarn production fell 4.77 per cent to 8,533 metric tonnes in November 2019 compared with 8,961 metric tonnes in November 2018.
Fibre2Fashion News Desk (DS)