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Fashion products include underwear, sunglasses and even airline uniforms. High performance yarns and fabrics are important; wearable technologies are on the increase; and home textiles can be found in prestigious buildings worldwide. Technical textiles include protective, industrial and medical applications. Fashion from Austria – Surprisingly Ingenious
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Facts and figures - Fashion

  • 2.4

    billion euros in turnover for the textile industry

  • 70%

    export quota for the clothing industry

  • 1,170 

    employees in the shoe industry

  • 110 

    embroidery companies

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Austrian companies

  • Lenzing AG

    As a producer of pulp and fibres, Lenzing stands at the beginning of the value chain for the production of textiles and nonwovens.


    Finest embroideries since 1880 for Haute Couture and Prêt-à-Porter de Luxe. HOFERHECHT produces all types of embroideries at its production sites in Lustenau with a particular focus on sequins and modern laser-cut designs. Thanks to ...

  • Manuel Essl Design KG

    Manuel Essl Design is an Austrian Fashion Label standing for “Love For Details” and unifying High Fashion and Streetwear with unique Prints, Art & Music. MED focusses on prêt-à-porter fashion for women as well as on bags & accessories ...

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