Azerbaijan's Baku Textile Factory increases socks production
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Dec. 16
By Matanat Nasibova – Trend:
The Baku Textile Factory has significantly increased socks production, Director of the factory Sakina Babayeva told Trend.
Babayeva said that production at the factory has reached 18,000 pairs per month.
“Last year, monthly production volumes didn’t exceed 10,000 pairs, and in 2017 this figure was about 5,000-6,000 pairs,” the director noted. “The company continues to increase production volumes of this type of textile products due to strong domestic demand and for export purposes. We received proposals related to deliveries to the Russian market and to the Arab countries. In this regard, we plan to start exports in 2020, during the first 3-4 months of next year. We are in talks with potential partners abroad.”
Babayeva added that according to the results of this year, the Baku Textile Factory increased production by 30-40 percent compared to last year.
Presently, 300 people work at the Baku Textile Factory and the enterprise uses seven production lines.
The factory has been operating since 1939. It was the first factory in the South Caucasus in the field of textile industry.
The factory operates according to the principles of the European standards. The factory has been provided with the latest German and Japanese equipment and technologies.
The factory produces daily clothes, evening dresses, corporate, children's, sports and medical clothes, as well as overalls, school uniforms and all kinds of workwear.