AFA. American Flock Association
(USA) : Trade association for the North American flock industry, and
related suppliers and affiliated companies. Short explanation of flock
process. Searchable database of member companies. News and events.
ANFA. Asia Nonwoven Fabrics
Association (Japan) : Trade organization for companies and
individuals involved in nonwovens and its related industries, focused on
events organization, training and education, and knowledge transfer.
Business statistics. Links to related sites.
ANNA. All Nippon Nonwovens
Association (Japan) : Trade organization for the Japanese nonwovens
industry, and related manufacturers and suppliers of machinery and
materials, and trading and consulting companies. List of member
companies. Business statistics.
EDANA - European Disposables And
Nonwovens Association (Belgium) : Roof organization for the European
nonwovens industry. Includes technical information about the nonwovens
industry, its raw materials and processing technologies, end uses,
properties and test methods. English, German and French.
Flock Industry Association
(Germany) : Trade organization for the local flock industry, dedicated to
the development of safe and ecologically harmless technologies. Categorised company directories. Detailed description of flock process.
Downloads of technical information videos. English and German.
Global Nonwovens Summit -
Promotional body of the European, Asian and North American nonwovens
industry, representing the interests of the entire value chain within
the global nonwovens and technical fabrics industry. Links to
IFA. International Feltmakers
Association (USA) : World wide organisation for artists, students,
professionals and enthousiasts interested in the history, art and making
of felt. List of workshops. Links to related sites.
INDA. Association of the Nonwoven
Fabrics Industry (USA) : Trade organization representing the nonwoven
fabrics industry. Large site provides news, event reports, marketing and
organization information and a description and definition of the
Japan Felt Association
(Japan) : Trade organization for manufacturers, traders and processors
of felt and nonwoven fabrics, dedicated to social and economic promotion
and industrial development. History and applications of felt.
KNIC. Korea Nonwovens Industry
Cooperative (Korea) : Trade organization of the Korean nonwovens
industry, dedicated to the economic development of the local industry,
educational activities and publications. Company directory. Calendar of
NCBI. National Cotton Batting
Institute (USA) : Trade organization for US manufacturers and traders
in cotton battings for bedding, home furnishings and upholstery.
Introduction to battings. Members'directory. Links to information and
NUMA. Needleloom Underlay
Manufacturers Association (United Kingdom) :. Trade organization for manufacturers
of needlepunch carpet underlay fabrics. Description of felt properties.
Links to member companies.
TNFIA. Taiwan Nonwovens Fabrics
Industry Association (China) : Trade organization for manufacturers,
converters and suppliers in the Taiwanese nonwovens industry. Searchable
company directory. Statistics of local textile, apparel and nonwovens
production, and import and export information. Extensive links page to
TTNA. Technical Textile and
Nonwoven Association (Australia) : Trade organization for the
Australian technical textiles and nonwovens industries, focusing on
promoting innovation, research and education. List of events and
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