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LC Waikiki begins garment sourcing trial in Iran 30 Oct 2017

LC Waikiki has begun to trial sourcing of garments from Iran in a move that could see the Turkish fashion brand import up to EUR20m (US$23.3m) worth in the next 18 months.

Iran secures major South Korean textile investment pledge 6 Jun 2016

South Korean spandex-manufacturer TK Chemical Corp, an affiliate of the SM Group conglomerate, has confirmed to just-style that it will build a 10,000-tonne-a-year spandex plant with an initial investment of KRW80bn (US$69m) in Iran.

India eyes Iran's apparel market to boost exports 19 May 2016

In a bid to grow its ready-made garment exports, India is looking to tap Iran's market for simple apparel products following the removal of economic sanctions against the country last year.

IRAN: 90% of textile factories threatened by closure says official 15 Jan 2007

About 90% of Iran’s 3,600 textile factories are at risk of closure, according to Alireza Mahjoub, a member of the Majlis Social Commission and director general of Iran Labor House.

IRAN: Textile factory to provide 5,000 jobs 21 Aug 2006

A joint-venture textile factory is to open up 5,000 jobs in Zanjan Province, northwest Iran, Mehr News Agency reported.

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Iran develops GM cotton crop 3 Jun 2015

Iran has developed what is said to be the first sample of genetically modified cotton, produced using indigenous technology.