Baumwollbörse

Allgemein

Listed below are all articles in the category "Allgemein".

New US Upland Standards

In collaboration with the US cotton industry and representatives of the Overseas Signatories Committee of the Universal Cotton Standards Agreement, represented among others by Fritz Grobien, Vice President of the Bremen Cotton Exchange, the approval of the new Guide Boxes took place on 6 April 2022 in Memphis, USA. Some fine foliage was added (…)

Read more

115 laboratories participate in the ICA Bremen Round Trials

In the ICA Bremen Round Trials 2022-1, gravimetric trash testing methods were integrated for the first time. These methods clean out the amount of contamination and determine the weight accordingly. Previously, trash results were only included with HVI and AFIS optical testing. Gravimetric test methods include simple tests like the Shirley trash tester principle (…)

Read more

ICA Bremen: ‚Cotton Classing & Testing‘

The popular ICA Bremen six-day programme took place in Bremen, Germany from 10 – 17 May and was delivered by industry experts from ICA Bremen and the Bremen Fibre Institute (FIBRE). The training concentrated purely on quality issues in raw cotton. The international participants from different areas of the cotton supply chain came from (…)

Read more

Stephanie Silber Re-elected President in the Anniversary Year

Bremen, 30 June 2022: The 148th Annual General Assembly of the Bremen Cotton Exchange took place on 30 June 2022, in the 150th year of the association. The Board of Directors re-elected Stephanie Silber (42), Managing Director of Otto Stadtlander GmbH, Bremen, as President of the Bremen Cotton Exchange. Jean-Paul Haessig (60), Director of (…)

Read more

German Textile Partnership Recognizes U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol

The U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol has been approved as a standard for sustainable cotton by Siegelklarheit, an initiative of the German Federal Government. By helping consumers to better understand environmental and social labels, Siegelklarheit wants to contribute to more sustainable purchasing decisions. U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol successfully passed Siegelklarheit´s assessment system. As a result, (…)

Read more

TRUST IS GOOD, CONTROL IS BETTER

Interview with Thilo Fiedler, Vice President Agriculture Global Service Line, Bureau Veritas Due to the technical expertise and global network of 1.600 offices and laboratories in 140 countries globally, Bureau Veritas offers to be the only “One-Stop Shop” supply chain management solution provider. The company recently became a member of the Bremen Cotton Exchange. (…)

Read more

Textile Partnership: Working Meeting 2022

A two-day working meeting of the Partnership for Sustainable Textiles took place in Cologne. Jürgen Janssen, Head of the Partnership Secretariat, began by presenting the Annual Report 2021 and took up some of the highlights, progress and successes of the last year. He also informed the approximately 80 participants who were present and 15 (…)

Read more

150 years of the Cotton Exchange in book form

With a 128-page book, the Bremen Cotton Exchange reviews its past with many exciting illustrations and in two languages (German and English). However, the work is not just a heavy tome with old stories, but a master plan for both cotton and textiles at the same time. This includes climate change and the need (…)

Read more

Big Rush at the Open Day

The venerable “Kontorhaus” on Bremen’s market square was buzzing like a beehive on Saturday 21 May, as the Bremen Cotton Exchange invited visitors to its Open Day. Almost 1,000 visitors came to see the building’s many architectural treasures and to learn about cotton as a raw material. The originally planned guided tours were quickly (…)

Read more

Sustainability made in Italy

Interview with Dr Giovanni Marchi, Director of the Marchi & Fildi Group: Marchi & Fildi was born in 2007 through the fusion of the two companies Filatura Marchi and Filatura Fildi. The international spinning group has its origins in Biella, Italy, where it was founded in 1969 and where its headquarters are still located (…)

Read more

ICA

ICA

Stadtlander

Stadtlander

NY Cotton Futures

NYCF

Cotton Report

Bremen Cotton Report Subscription

Conference Lectures

Conference Lectures