staple fibre

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Noun1.staple fibre - a natural fiber (raw cotton, wool, hemp, flax) that can be twisted to form yarn; "staple fibers vary widely in length"
natural fiber, natural fibre - fiber derived from plants or animals
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Project Description : Expansion of Viscose staple fibre unit and coal based CPP Expansion in Birladham, Kharach, Gujarat
The research analysts have done a thorough analysis on the viscose staple fibre market by product segments by type of fiber such as synthetic fiber, cellulose fiber, organic fiber, inorganic fiber.
LAHORE -- All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) on Wednesday demanded the government to bring import duty on polyester staple fibre (PSF) down to zero as well as all specialty fibres including acrylic be allowed to be imported at zero percent duty incidental enabling industry to diversify its product base.
The SECP's attention was also drawn to the conditions of domestic polyester staple fibre industry that was facing the worst business cycles thereby resulting in difficult market conditions and domestic over supply.
1 -- Zenith Fibre has decided to expand its polypropylene staple fibre (PPSF) manufacturing capacity by moving ahead from a capacity of 3,000 tonnes per annum of PPSF at its Savli plant in Vadodara, to commissioning an additional capacity of 5,400 tonnes per annum by March 2012.
Indian conglomerate Aditya Birla (BOM:500303) has taken over Swedish speciality pulp manufacturer Domsjo Fabriker for USD340m (EUR239m), in a move to expand in the sector and ensure increased supply for its viscose staple fibre (VSF) producing operations.
In a statement sent to the Bombay Stock Exchange, the company stated that it has temporarily suspended production at its staple fibre plant.
KARACHI: All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) has demanded to rationalise polyester staple fibre (PSF) tariff to decrease the cost of yarn.
The company's narrow focus on the niche polyolefin staple fibre market and weak operating margins due to the fragmented and competitive industry are further rating constraints.
The local producers of polyester staple fibre have further cut the price by Rs.
The following machines were presented at ITMA ASIA: Ring Spinning Frame EJM138/EJM168/EJM178 SERIES, EJK211 FLYER FRAME, AUTOWINDER EJP438, CL15 LAP Winder, CJ60 Cotton Comber, GA718 AIR JET LOOM, PG600 Flexible Rapier Weaving Machine, PML 301 Rotatory Screen Printing range, Heat Setting Machine, Spinning line for polyester Staple Fibre, Drawing line for Polyester Staple Fiber, POY spinning machine, GS669A Cone Winder, QJZ126-4 Single Circular Knitting Machine.