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Trade associations & partners

Trade associations

The associations below represent those organisations that EDANA works with on a regular or as-needs basis for issues or regulation affecting the nonwovens and related industries.  For information about the activities please contact EDANA.

Country Organisation Abbreviation Website Language
UK Absorbent Hygiene Products Manufacturers Association AHPMA English
Japan All Nippon Nonwovens Association ANNA Japanese and English
Asia Asia Nonwoven Fabrics Association ANFA English
Asia Asia Superabsorbent Polymers Industry Association ASPIA English
Brazil Associação Brasileira das Indústrias de Nãotecidos e Tecidos Técnicos – Brazilian Association of the Nonwovens and Technical Industries ABINT Portuguese and English
USA Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry INDA English
Russia Russian Association of Perfumery, Cosmetics and Household chemistry Manufacturers
Russian and English
USA Center for Baby and Adult Hygiene Products BAHP English
China China National Household Paper Industry Association CNHPIA Chinese and English
China China Nonwovens and Industrial Textiles Association CNITA Chinese and English
China China Nonwovens Technical Association CNTA Chinese and English
France Group’Hygiene - French Association of Manufacturers of Disposable Hygiene and Healthcare Products and Wipes French
India Indian Technical Textile Association ITTA English
Japan Japan Hygiene Products Industry Association JHPIA Japanese and English
Japan Japanese Superabsorbent Polymer Industry Association JASPIA
Korea Korea Nonwoven Industry Cooperative KNIC Korean and English
 Europe Medical Technology MedTech Europe
South Africa Nonwovens Association South Africa NASA English
Taiwan Taiwan Nonwoven Fabrics Industry Association TNFIA Taiwanese and English
Australia Technical Textiles and Nonwoven Association TTNA English


EDANA works closely with press and other partner groups around the world, to help raise awareness about nonwovens and related industries, and the products and services offered by our members.

Country Organisation Abbreviation Website Language

Exhibition Organiser

Switzerland Palexpo SA - Exhibition & Conference Centre, Geneva French, English and German

Partner Organisations

India Business Co-ordination House BCH English
Belgium The European Apparel and Textile Confederation Euratex English


China ATA - Journal for Asia on Textile & Apparel   English
India ATJ - Asian Textile Journal     English
India ATT - Asian Technical Textiles     English
Germany AVR German and English
China CTA - China Textile and Apparel   Chinese
India Fibre2Fashion   English
UK Filtration + Separation English
Germany F&S, Filtrieren und Separieren English and German
UK Innovation Textiles English
Jordan MENAFN.COM English & Arabic
USA Nonwovens Industry English
China Nonwovens Industry China Chinese
USA Nonwovens Markets English
UK Nonwovens Report International English
Turkey Nonwoven Technical Textiles   English and Turkish
Lebanon ME Tissue English and Arabic
UK Sustainable Nonwovens English
India Technical Textiles Innovation English
Turkey Tekstil Dünyasi   Turkish & English
Turkey Tekstil Teknoloji   Turkish & English
Turkey Textilegence   Turkish & English
Brazil Têxtil Técnico Report TTR English
UK World Textile Information Network WTIN English
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