about Unitex

UNITEX is the National Association of (technical) executives of the textile industry in Belgium. Beside members in Belgium, Unitex has also members in other countries (Netherlands, Germany, France, Portugal, Great-Britain, USA...). It is led by Professor Dr. em. Marc Van Parys.

Its activities mainly consist of  the organization of bi-annual international congresses such as International Coating and Laminating Congress, Digital Textile Congress and World Carpet Congress  (in collaboration with Fedustria and Centexbel).

UNITEX also publishes a well-organised trimonthly magazine. Members can call on UNITEX for all kinds of (mainly technical) information free of charge.

Our missions

  • promoting the interests of the textile sector
  • promoting services
  • promoting textile research and textile education (academic and technical level)
  • promoting networking social between industry, research, education, suppliers and all people interested in textile

Our trumps

  • Unitex journal
  • Organisation of international congresses