The COTTON USA
Future Forum in Shanghai, China, provided the latest market
information to more than 90 representatives of 50 renowned cotton
textile enterprises from China and Hong Kong. Fifteen representatives
from major industry media outlets, as well as the U.S. Consulate
General, Shanghai, Agricultural Trade Office, also attended the
forum, COTTON USA promoted communication between the Chinese and U.S.
cotton industries, created a win-win dialogue environment among all
participants and boosted the cotton textile industries’ development.
As one of the
highlights of this forum, Ms. Gao Fang,
executive vice president and secretary general of China Cotton
Association, delivered a presentation on the Xinjiang target price
policy and China’s cotton industry development, hot topics in the
Ms. Grace Suh, vice president of strategic
sales at Hansae, South Korea, introduced
the current retail situation and the changing global sourcing trends.
She emphasized that manufacturing excellence and speed to react to
the market are the keys to success.
More than 80
participants from the U.S. and Chinese cotton industries who joined
the COTTON USA Future Forum also attended the subsequent celebration
of the 25th anniversary of COTTON USA. COTTON USA unveiled its new
logo and brand identity, which communicates a new spirit commonly shared by cotton farmers, producers and
retailers, and manifests their commitment to excellent quality.
included COTTON USA licensees, six international designers and two
actors: Mr. He Shengming and Ms. Jiang Shuying. In total, 64 journalists from 56 media
covered the event, including CCTV, BTV, Phoenix TV,
Shanghai Daily, Timeout, sina.com and sohu.com