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The same pros and cons generally apply to duvets too, although man-made fibres tend to give a wider range of tog values to choose from.
An Inter-Ministerial Synergy Group on Man-Made Fibre (MMF) comprising senior officers from Ministry of Petrochemicals; Department of Heavy Industries; Association of Synthetic Fibre Industry; Chairman, SRTEPC; Chairman, Indian Technical Textile Association; and ED, SRTEPC has been set up under the Chairmanship of Secretary, Textiles to formulate policy interventions to enhance growth and competitiveness of MMF industry in India.
In USA the consumption of cotton is only 30% while that of man-made fibre is 70%.
Trutzschler, one of the world's leading textile machinery manufacturers that specializes in machines, installations, and accessories for spinning preparation, the nonwovens and man-made fibre industry.
All Pakistan Textile Mills Association Chairman Tariq Saud has urged the government to immediately impose a 15% Regulatory Duty on the import of man-made fibre (MMF) yarns, particularly polyester viscose yarn, polyester cotton yarn and pure polyester yarn.
The surge in import of man-made fibre (MMF) yarns, including polyester, acrylic and fabric, in the domestic commerce is badly affecting the local textile industry, said All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) Acting Chairman Shahid Mazhar.
Similarly, the announcement of deemed import basis for Polyester Staple Fibre would enhance man-made fibre content in export products.
India is offering incentives to its yarn exporters including 5% rebate on cotton yarn 10.3% rebate on man-made fibre and 5% discount on interest payments in order to attract new investments.
Creative Textile Mills plans to set up a manufacturing unit of man-made fibres at Dabhel in Daman and Diu.
Man-made fibres are produced as by-products of the oil and cola industries.
It's not the time for man-made fibres, so look out for cool cottons and light linens.