Mario Jorge Machado Elected President of EURATEX: A New Chapter for European Textiles

In a pivotal moment for the European textile industry, Mario Jorge Machado has been elected President of EURATEX during its recent General Assembly on June 14th. With an illustrious career spanning decades in the textile sector, Machado brings a wealth of expertise and a strategic vision aimed at revitalizing European competitiveness and sustainability.

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Brexit Impact: Clothing and Footwear Exports to EU Plummet, Prompting Calls for Trade Review

In the wake of Brexit, the export landscape for British clothing and footwear has undergone a seismic shift, with exports to the European Union experiencing a significant decline. A recent study conducted by Retail Economics and online marketplace Tradebyte has shed light on the multifaceted challenges faced by businesses, ranging from intricate regulations to border red tape, ultimately culminating in a staggering drop in exports.

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