Textiles are products made from flexible, soft fibers and threads (fabrics, cotton, netting, etc.), usually made from yarn on a loom. Textiles also include non-woven fabric: knitwear, felt, modern non-woven materials, etc.
The textile industry is a group of light industries engaged in the processing of vegetable (cotton, flax, hemp, kenaf, jute, ramie), animals (wool, silk silkworm cocoons), artificial and synthetic fibers into yarn, thread, and fabric. It includes the following types of industry: Continue reading