21 October 2013
Japanese fibre maker Teijin Limited has set up a subsidiary in Thailand which will produce and sell its newly developed meta-aramid fibre from July 2015.
11 July 2013
Textile and fibre company Teijin Limited is to build a new facility in Thailand to develop a new meta-aramid fibre which it claims will offer the world’s highest level of heat resistance, as well as “excellent” dyeability.
25 April 2013
Teijin Limited has developed a new aramid fibre fabric that incorporates a high-density metal to protect users against X-ray and gamma-ray radiation and is designed for end-uses such as protective clothing.
22 April 2013
Teijin Aramid, which produces high performance fibres for end-uses including protective clothing, is strengthening its presence in Asia with a larger office and new technical centre in Shanghai, China.
19 April 2012
Textile and fibre company Teijin Limited is to establish a new business, Teijin Product Development China, to conduct fibre and textile research and development in the country.
4 April 2012
Japanese fibre maker Teijin Limited is aiming to grow its presence in China through a tie-up with the China Chemical Fibers Association (CCFA) - an agreement that is already poised to set up a closed-loop system for recycling polyester.
31 January 2012
The Teijin Group has announced what it claims is the first programme in China for collecting and recycling used uniforms.
13 May 2010
Japanese fibre maker Teijin Limited has set up an investment company in China to expand its business in the key Chinese market.
23 March 2010
The first large scale item-level RFID roll-out in Japanese apparel stores has been undertaken by a consortium of apparel and textile companies including Flandre, Teijin Group and Sumikin Bussan Corp.
24 February 2010
Backed by Japan’s largest textile companies, ITS international has opened its first fast fashion store in Tokyo, bringing some serious competition to the likes of Uniqlo and H&M.
23 December 2009
Japanese fibre maker Teijin Limited has sold its entire stake in its Indonesian subsidiary as part of restructuring of its polyester fibres business.
25 November 2009
Japanese fibre maker Teijin Group has teamed up with the UK’s specialist clothing brand Henri Lloyd to expand its Eco Circle garment recycling system to the marine clothing industry.
21 September 2009
Japanese fibre maker Teijin Group has teamed up with sportswear company Li Ning to expand its Eco Circle garment recycling system to China.
8 July 2009
NatureWorks LLC, which makes Ingeo branded fibres from renewable sources such as corn, has doubled capacity at its manufacturing plant in Blair, Nebraska.
2 July 2009
US-based Cargill is taking over full ownership of NatureWorks LLC, which makes fibres from renewable sources such as corn, from Japanese synthetic fibre and chemicals group Teijin Limited.
4 October 2007
US-based Cargill has sold a 50% stake in NatureWorks LLC, which makes fibres from renewable sources such as corn, to Japanese synthetic fibre and chemicals group Teijin Limited.