Sep 2019 Birlacril™ New sletter
Birlacril™ SELECT program launched with Kahatex
PT. Kahatex has become the first company to join BIRLACRIL™ SELECT program launched by Thai Acrylic
Fibre Co. (TAF), Aditya Birla Group. BIRLACRIL™ SELECT program is a new Value Chain Management
concept has been launched by Thai Acrylic Fibre Co. (TAF), Aditya Birla Group for Textile & Apparel Value
Chain. The aim of this program, which is the first of its kind in acrylic fibre industry is to facilitate the global
sourcing of high quality products made with TAF’s regular and specialty fibres for apparel and technical textile end
Mr. Thomas Varghese, Business Head - Textiles, Acrylic Fibre & Overseas Spinning – Aditya Birla Group further
states, “Acrylic fibre industry is going through a lot of changes and our customers, value chain partners, brands
and retailers are looking for a reliable set of manufacturers that can provide good quality & high performance fibre,
yarns and fabrics to support their needs. After getting feedback from users of products made with acrylic fibre, it
made sense to us, as a technology provider to the industry, to start an accreditation program by creating a club of
our customers from where these end-users can be assured of getting a high performance product”.
PT. Kahatex is one of the largest integrated textile companies in Indonesia manufacturing polyester chips,
polyester fibers, yarn, fabric, garments and socks in a vertical integrated set-up. Its product range spans almost the
entire gamut of textile products from a variety of yarns and fabrics to products such as garments, blankets, rugs,
carpets, socks, gloves, etc. Its garments, socks, and gloves divisions are 100 % export oriented. Kahatex is one of
the largest consumers of acrylic fibre in South East Asia.
Collaboration: Sol-Out launches new range with Durashine™
Sol-Out– the outdoor fabric brand from Bulliontex, made with 100%
Durashine™ solution dyed acrylic fibre - has launched a new range of
outdoor fabrics for furniture, awnings and marine exterior in the re-
cently concluded Baanlaesuan fair in Bangkok. The range is a mix-and-
match concept where designers can choose among plain solids, stripes
and jacquard designs for each of the 7 base shades which are yellows,
greens, blues, rust, chocolate and black.
The range was one of the key attractions of the fair. The fabrics are
getting converted into end-products like cushions, bean bags, garden
and beach chairs etc. to display in Spoga Gafa fair in Cologne,
Meet us at the Next Trade-Show
Event: I FAI Expo We will participate in IFAI Expo 2019 in
When: October 1- 4, 2019 Orlando from Oct 1-4, 2019, showcasing
Where: Orlando, USA ur innovations with Durashine™ for
Venue: Organe County Convention Center Outdoor segment with our Durashine™
SELECT partners from around the globe.
Booth No: 2561 Looking forward to meet you there !!
Thai Acrylic Fibre Co. Ltd. Incorporated in 1987, Thai Acrylic Fibre (TAF) ranks among
888/168-169, Mahatun Plaza, the top five quality acrylic fibre producers globally. The company
16th Floor, Ploenchit Road, has a strong focus on system improvements and has established
Bangkok 10330 comprehensive standards of ISO 9001:2000, ISO 14001,
Phone: +66 (0) 2-253 6754 OHSAS 18000 and SA 8000.
Fax: +66 (0) 2-253 4769, 253 6734
Email: [email protected] We produce more than 14 different types of specialty fibres for vari-
ous applications ranging from sweaters, blankets, carpets, circular
www.birlacril.com knitting and technical fibres for outdoor applications.