The 2006 outlook for specialty textile and products in the United States is positive. In fact, Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is forecasted to rise by at least 3.5% for this year. Several market trends are behind the selected growth rates and these are as follows: textiles have entered the digital age; storms in southeastern United States drive some markets; developing countries fuel automotive demand; customization; and specialty fabrics on the rise.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Specialist publication||Industrial Fabric Products Review|
|State||Published - May 1 2006|