What does this industry cover?
The industry can be grouped into three broad areas:
• Textile processing and manufacturing of natural materials such as wool, cotton and leather and synthetic materials such as polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and shade cloth
• TCF production which is the manufacture of clothing, textiles, footwear, leather goods and technical textiles
• TCF services which includes fashion and textile design, dry cleaning operations, laundry operations and clothing and footwear repairs.