MeTL Group’s 21st Century Textiles is one of the largest composite textile facility with a garment unit in Sub Saharan Africa. Our textile mills are designed by specialists, and equipped with world renowned machinery like Rieter, Trutzchler and Stork, among others.
Founded in 2008 by Ramanand Venkatasami, A II Z UNIFORMS LTD is a privately-owned company which specializes in supplying uniforms. Our textile products are intended for professionals from different industries and companies. We have a total solution for your requirements. We tailor-make and personalize the uniforms with embroidery or printing, thus enhancing your brand recognition.
From the heart of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, comes a range of hand crafted home and fashion textile products reflecting the vibrant colours and iconic patterns of African craft heritage. The Langazela Collection is a range of cushion covers, décor items and accessory bags hand-embroidered on recycled maize bags. Hand-made by women craft producers, each product reflects the unique style of the crafter who makes it.
AMSA is an association of South African apparel manufacturers. It represents the interests of the industry at national level on issues such as trade negotiations, trade statistics analysis, strategy, skills development, imports and customs issues. We interact with institutions such as BUSA, Nedlac, the DTI, SARS.
ATASA is an employer organisation registered with the Department of Labour and a party to the National Bargaining Council for the clothing manufacturing industry in South Africa. We offer services to the membership in various aspects to help develop and sustain their businesses.
BBF Safety Group is an integrated workplace safety solutions provider that helps customers create safe working environments. We offer a full portfolio of head-to-toe personal protective equipment (PPE) and workplace safety advisory services.
BIMRAJ HAUTE COUTRE LTD is a private company limited by shares, which was incorporated on 3 January 2012 in Mauritius. Wholly owned by Mr Mahendra Subli, who is the sole director of the company. BIMRAJ HAUTE COUTRE LTD is engaged in the activity of manufacturing of readymade garments such as trousers, shirts, blouses, skirts, etc.
Hand-made rope sandals, fashion sandals and women’s apparel.
Bolton Footwear is a dynamic role-player in the footwear manufacture and wholesale trade. One of South Africa’s leading footwear companies with an unparalleled aptitude in the manufacture of footwear, producing a wide range of locally manufactured footwear that is also complemented by a
selection of well-known global licenced brands.
Bozo design studio was established in 2005 by Mrs Khoboso Matsoakeletsa after completing a national diploma with Durban Institute of Technology. Bozo designs has participated in numerous events designing two ranges for face of Kao Diamond Mine and the 2008 Women’s day fashion show held by the South African High Commission. We pride ourselves in offering contemporary apparel and accessories of the highest standard for urban women.
The textile and the way we print express the roots of our Africa heritage and culture through colour, texture, art, and contemporary fashion African Trends.
Calvano offers market designer footwear. All of the shoes are handmade from genuine leather. We also design and manufacture specific ranges of shoes and accessories for other retailers to sell under their own brand name.
CAM Denim Ltd is a manufacturing company and has been incorporated in Mauritius since 2007. Our operating plant is situated at Central Flacq. The company is involved in the manufacturing of Denim Jeans for adults, teenagers and kids. We supply the local market and Reunion Island. Our monthly production capacity is 15,000 pcs from basic to high-end products, and we have a working force of 36 people.
Carousel manufacturers for Edgars Stores Limited in Zimbabwe. It manufactures a diverse range of clothing especially casual wear across ladies, men’s and children’s wear. It also has ladies formal wear. We have a capacity to produce up to 5,000 units per day.
Our passementerie products consist of tiebacks, tassels, chair-ties, buttons and tufts. Furniture trimmings include bullions, braids, borders, gimps tassel fringes, rouches. Other products offered; twill tapes, petershams, fringes for traditional garments, upholstery gimps, brushed fringes for scatter cushions, furniture lip cords, piping cords and custom made products for customer requirements.
CBL is a woven shirt manufacturing company employing some 60 employees with a production capacity of between 6,500 to 8,000 pieces monthly. We cater for men’s and boy’s shirts as well as ladies blouses. Our strength is the 37 years of experience in shirt manufacturing and our ability to manufacture any type of shirt.
Chimpel is a Cape Town based design house and manufacturer of leather handbags, clutches, belts, and small leather accessories that incorporate exotic materials in all designs. Its mission is to design and produce ethically manufactured, affordable, luxury leather products that are fashionable, authentic, timeless and of craftsmanship quality.
The USAID East Africa Trade and Investment Hub is the one-stop shop in the East African region for businesses and national governments seeking to take advantage of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA). In collaboration with key institutions, the USAID Hub develops and tailors trade-enhancing activities to specific countries and sectors, as informed by national AGOA strategies.
The Eastern Cape Development Corporation (ECDC) is the official economic development and investment agency for the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa. ECDC works with various stakeholders to implement the economic development policies of the Eastern Cape. ECDC is responsible for co-ordinating, marketing and implementing various sectors of the Province.
Eddels Shoes was established in 1904 in the City of Pietermaritzburg. Eddels manufactures men’s, ladies and kids footwear in both leather and PU materials. Eddels produces +/- 12 000 pairs a day. Eddels offers it’s own brand names as well as manufacturing customer’s own in-house brands. Eddels currently supplies most of the major chain stores as well as +/- 450 independent outlets.
EL Elyon Leather & Clothing produces leather products. They are committed to producing high valued and qualitative products, as well as authentic products that meet clientele needs. Their products include corporate gifts, Leather Shoes, Leather Clothing, Leather Home & Office Décor are produced from the exotic genuine leather Ostrich skin.
We introduce ourselves as a leading name in the manufacture and supply of high-quality and customized uniforms. We are a one stop shop for all your requirements of uniforms for healthcare & hospital industries, hotel & restaurant, industrial sector uniforms, corporate industry uniforms, educational institution uniforms, beauty salon & spa uniforms, sports uniforms, customize polo & round neck t-shirts.
Fashion Accessories is a family business which was established in October 2010 with three employees. We specialize in handmade jewelry, such as necklaces, earrings, bracelets, clutch bags and belts. At the beginning we were buying and selling different types of jewelry but, in January 2012 we decided to make our own handmade jewelry with wood beads and paper beads.
Figure Forms is a leading manufacturer of the highest quality professional dress forms and industrial fit mannequins used in product development and apparel QA. Apparel industry sizing and fit experts, we also offer custom development services and supply virtual 3D Fit Avatars for use in CAD and 3D garment simulation software.
Fine Textiles has started its activities in 2006. Fine Textiles is a manufacturer of textiles for export, with a dedicated team believing in commitment and quality products such as golfers, fancy t-shits, etc. We are well known for being innovative and our sampling facilities are modern and efficient.
Fit-U Garment is a textile plant incorporated since 1995 manufacturing men, ladies, children and babywear garments. We aspire to be the benchmark in high value added garment making. We excel in the manufacture of trendy and washed garments through our highly motivated team of professionals. Fit-U Garment is one of the most successful textile factories based in Mauritius, when it comes to quality certified with ISO 9001 2008.
Firemount Textiles Ltd is a manufacturer of denim jeans and is a vertically integrated company which started operation in 1987 and has continued to grow up till now. In 2004, we took over a plant at St Felix, equipped with eton system (previously occupied by Novel group of Hong Kong). In 2010 the group took over a denim fabric mill plant (FM Denim Ltd) located on 23 acres of land.
FQ Manufactures (Pty) Ltd is a National Company with its roots embedded firmly on South African soil and was established in 1998. We specialize in offering fastening solutions to the Textile and Associated industries. Manufacturers & suppliers of zips, webbing, elastic, tapes, cord, labels, plastic & metal accessories, fabrics, safety protective tapes, sewing thread & piping.
Frasson SPA Solemakers has been a partner of the best European shoe companies in the market of outdoor & safety for over 100 years. It’s knowhow and its ongoing technological research guarantee multi-component soles that are always in the vanguard.
Inspired by Africa, FSP (Fashion Sensitive Planet) first began designing leather and indigenous game skin products in 1998. Celebrating their 20 year anniversary and having built a solid reputation for offering luxury handcrafted handbags as well as homeware, the company employs 30 artisans and several support staff and now offers an internal design and manufacturing facility.
A H Amra Button is the leading manufacturer of polyester buttons in Southern Africa. We supply plain pearl buttons, pigmented buttons, rod buttons, tortoise shell, imitation bone and bone buttons, square buttons. We have a sophisticated department manufacturing buttons with engraved names and branding. A H Amra has over 100 button making machines able to manufacture over 500 million buttons per annum.
Our main products are 100% spun polyester sewing thread, 100% polyester embroidery thread, 100% rayon embroidery thread, high tenaciyi polyester thread, nylon thread dty overlocking yarn, bonded thread, 100% cotton thread.
GME LTD was founded in February 2004 and is situated in Quatre-Bornes, Mauritius. We are a textile factory consisting of 9 employees and we are waiting for our foreign workers to increase our capacity. The factory is engaged in the manufacturing of clothes. GME is specialising in the production of ladies knitwear and also basic men’s style; such as t-shirts, polo shirts, joggers and sweatshirts.
GNP WEAR CO LTD was established in early 1998 as a private company. Since then, we have committed to meeting client requirements by providing tailor-made services. We are one of the leading jeans/trousers manufacturers in the Indian Ocean catering for niche markets with a monthly production capacity of 10,000 to 15,000 pieces.
Gold Circle S.A.L. is one of the main producer and exporter of socks productions in Lebanon. We are specialized in manufacturing lofty quality socks suiting the fashion demands and for every age group. Our company has a supple production structure that allows us to tender a wide range of high quality socks.
Golden Spiderweb Hand Knitting Network is an empowerment project for rural communities of Kuruman, Northern Cape South Africa, whose choice of economic advancement are limited. The women create hand-knitted, crocheted garments and houseware products for both the local and international markets using local indigenous South African raw materials, wool and cotton.
Gone Rural – Safari Curios uses traditional skills to produce exquisite contemporary Zulu beadwork, including bracelets, earrings, necklaces and mugs. We pride ourselves on the quality of our work, that and its uniqueness and the particular colour combinations we use. We have over 80 women making bead and telephone wire crafts in rural areas of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
For more than 75 years, the IDC has been instrumental in implementing South Africa’s industrial policy, establishing some of the industries that have since become the cornerstones of the country’s manufacturing sector. These include the petrol-chemicals and minerals beneficiation industries. Apart from large industrial projects in these industries, the IDC has been instrumental in the establishment of other industries including fabricated metals, agro-industries and textiles.
Specializing in Malagasy handmade products, we sturdily believe in providing ‘feel good products’ which are hand crafted, uplifting of artisans, ecofriendly, aesthetically beautiful making each of our products an island of aura. Our products are as follows: smock dresses for children (100% cotton), hand embroidered table clothes (100% cotton), hand woven silk scarves, handmade raffia handbags, gemstone pendants.
Medium-sized, newly formed Basotho enterprise in March 2018 for manufacturing of premium leather goods for SACU and export market, with intention to boost decent job opportunities for Basotho youth. We are fully compliant with international labour relations, health & safety standards. Furthermore, we employ Basotho youth who are highly qualified and who have excellent knowledge and experience in the leather sector.
Ji Yun Knits Ltd (marketing under Miaoli Merchants) is a young and dynamic company which has established themselves as a class leading knitwear manufacturing company in Mauritius. Our traditional business model is based on the accomplishment of producing knitwear of excellent quality for men, ladies and children. The company has set out to establish themselves as the very best in the knitwear industry, we serve leading chain stores and clients.
Justcaps Ltd has been incorporated in 2004. The textile career path of Justcaps Ltd began mainly in the manufacturing of caps and hats. To gain market share and sustain in textile manufacturing sector, we have diversified our range of products to bags, ties, belts, lanyards, leather accessories and recently customized uniforms.
Teboho Moekoa is a Lesotho based self-taught clothing and clothing accessories designer who is a graduate of philosophy and Development Studies at the National University Of Lesotho. As a fashion designer he wishes to use clothing and clothing accessories as a vehicle to celebrate African beauty, for him clothing is a vital tool towards advocating Pan Africanism. He uses garments to express his philosophy for African renaissance.
At KOIKOI we promote the casual yet elegant lifestyle. Our ethos is built on the foundation of a comfortable everyday life with a splash of colour and a hint of culture. These traits are emphasized by the unique designs of our clothing and accessories. Our range is well suited for high-end hotels, resorts and lodges. We strive to build a community of likeminded individuals who believe that comfort should compliment style.
We are currently a strategic supplier to Mr Price, one of Africa’s leading retailers. Our in-house design and development ability, combined with the latest equipment allows Labora to have an unusual level of production flexibility. The factory is extremely adept at satisfying quick turnaround times on orders and can switch production lines and styles faster than most competitors. Factory capacity exceeds 200,000 pairs of shoes a month.
For companies that breathe life into our wardrobes, car interiors, furniture and more. Lectra is crafting the premium technologies that facilitate the digital transformation of their industry. Lectra’s offer empowers brands and manufactures from design to production, providing them with the market respect and peace of mind they deserve.
The Lesotho National Development Corporation is responsible for the country’s industrial development with significant contributions from textile and garment industry; manufacturing and exporting brands such as Levis Strauss, Lee and Wrangler denims to the USA market. Lesotho is open and well positioned for further product diversification within the value chain.
Autonomous from sampling to finishing. Exporting directly to overseas customers for the past 20 years. Men’s & ladies knitted t-shirts & polo shirts, sweatshirts, trousers, dresses, skirts. In-house Lectra for pattern creation and grading. Reliable overseas suppliers of cotton yarn, blended knitted and active performance (dry fit) fabrics and fashionable accessories. Reliable local knitter, dyer and fabric supplier.
Incorporated in 2002, Mac’Allan Ltee was taken up in 2005 by Jean Claude IP MAN PUN. The new team managed to increase its product portfolio in a very short period of time, ranging from various textile products (knitted and woven) to leather and semi leather products. The company turnover rose rapidly during its first couple of years after acquisition resulting in investment in building infrastructure, plantfacilities and raw materials.
Manufacturer of socks with more than 2 decades of experience, with exports to South Africa and other countries. Main products include casual, fashion and sports socks for men, ladies and children. New products are invisible socks and woolen socks for winter. Small orders of 5,000-10,000 pairs can be accommodated.
These artifacts are hand carved from cow horns obtained from reputable, veriefied, registered abattoirs, areas that are free from diseases and pests. They go through vetting at the vetinary services and through curing, cutting, grinding and sanding, polishing. No vanish or artificial paint is used.
Millenium Footwear specialises in the production of exotic shoes, exotic belts, boots, safari boots, safety shoes, moccasins and sandals, among other products Millenium Footwear currently manufactures 500 pairs.
MTOFO Contracting and Trading Enterprise has a flair for design and commitment to quality and ensure Hlengiwe’s pieces are truly regarded as individual artworks by local and international clients, as every piece is a labour of love. Hlengiwe manufacture and provide the raw materials and designs, while the delicate and time-consuming process of threading provides much needed employment to rural women.
Navidale Textiles (Pvt) Ltd is a manufacturing business specializing in the production of a diverse range of high-quality knitwear that include school jerseys, corporate jerseys, fashion knitwear, army and police jerseys as well as many other related textile products. We are strongly committed to meeting our production deadlines and providing good services in a healthy environment, as well as being an equal opportunity employer.
Noble Clothing Ltd is a garment manufacturing company specializing in casual and formal ladies blouses, shirts and sleepwear. We also manufacture Men’s casual shirts and trousers (cotton twill and denim), and we have worked for South African Brands such as Edgars and Woolworths. We have got a fine tuned management, comprising of experienced staff and machine operators from India and Bangladesh.
Oceantex Ltd has been created in March 2011 and it is managed by young and competent players in the industry. It has a workforce of 100 people working in various departments namely; pattern making, cutting, store, machinists, checking, ironing, finishing and administrative officers. Its main customers are from South Africa and Europe.
Pension knitwear is a textile private united company incorporated in 2007. It is located in Bulawayo and specialises in the manufacture of knitwear, mainly jerseys. Its major customers who make the bulk of its purchases are Edgars, Truworths, schools and parastals. The company has well developed infrastructure machinery and personnel.
Posworx is a complete Point Of Sale solution for retail stores from store operations to back office operations. Posworx offers a unique APP called Loyaltyworx that helps you understand your most loyal customers and how they spend, it has a tiered reward system rewarding initial loyalty and encouraging more purchases.
Manufacturer of garment trimmings including jean buttons, rivets, eyelets, press studs, metal buckles, leather, PU labels, toggles, cord, and hook loop. Sales offices in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban, Mauritus, Hong Kong, Vietnam, India, Bangladesh, USA and UK.
We are the agents for Jack Sewing Machines and Feiya Embroidery Machines in South Africa. We specialize in industrial sewing and embroidery machines and equipment. Although there are many other suppliers we guarantee you that Pro Sewing is by far the strongest on their backup, technical advise and mechanical expertise.
Pushe Concept Line specialises in personalised and customised home décor artefacts, clothing and gifts. We design products that are unique, cost effective, great quality yet functional. All our products are designed and manufactured in-house and that helps us to control delivery time and quality. It is our objective to supply discerning retail giants and individuals with our unique design concepts.
Rock Agencies is a family valued clothing manufacture company based in Durban, South Africa. Starting off from humble roots in 2009, we have proven that, with hard work perseverance and a vision to grow, our success can be shown in the bustling business we find ourselves in today. Full manufacturing process from design to delivery.
Saddler Belts & Leathercraft (Pty) Ltd started in 1990 in Durban South Africa. The company manufactures genuine leather and synthetic belts. It supplies belts to various sectors, including; retail, wholesale and others. We pride ourselves on exceptional levels of customer service & quality and also offer custom styles to clients.
The South African Dyers’ and Finishers’ Association is a professional association, serving the Southern Africa textile industry. Affiliated to the Society of Dyers’ and Colourists (UK), we provide a platform for communication, dissemination of technical information and networking. ADFA currently runs technical courses in Durban, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town. SADFA currently runs technical courses in Durban, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town.
Safari Leather is a Bulawayo based company established in 2009 and manufactures leather products from locally purchased and processed skins, working with both exotic and domestic hides. These products are all hand made with quality being our top priority. Our markets are both local and international.
Our products lists consist of handbags, belts, wallets and men’s bags all made by hand from genuine leather. We use different type of leathers from plain bovine hides to game skins such as crocodile & ostrich all farm bred, from certified dealers.
Supplier of Sewing Equipment, Consumables and Accessories to the Clothing and Footwear Industry. Authorized Distributors of Brother, Pegasus, Golden Wheel and Kansai Industrial Sewing Machines, Jam, Sipami and ASS Automatic Machines, Happy Embroidery Machines, Macpi and IMA Cutting, Fusing and Pressing Machines, Schmetz Needles and Gunold Embroidery Accessories.
Sheentex Ltd is a medium sized enterprise which manufactures knitted garments such as cardigans, pullovers, scarfs, poncho etc. in different gauges, yarn and styles for men, ladies, kids and babies. We also have electronic stoll multigauges knitting machines that allow us to knit complicated styles with cables, Jacquards, Intarsia and other fancy stitches.
Shivani Manufacturing Ltd established since 2007 makes knitwear such as jumpers, cardigans, pullovers, knitted scarves, hats, gloves, and blankets and throws. We export to USA, Western Europe (including UK) and South Africa. All our machines are flat beds electronic, fully computerised and fully fashioned. We have gauges of 14,12, 10, 7, 5 and 3.5. Materials used are mainly natural fibers and their blends, although sometimes man made fibers are used.
Siyasebenza manufacture protective work wear (commonly known as two-piece conti suits, one-piece coveralls, lab coats etc.) at our factory in Hammarsdale, Kwazulu Natal. We understand the importance that an organisation places on a compliant, health and safe environment for their employees. Siyasebenza would like to partner with your organisation in meeting this objective for your protective clothing wear.
SAFLEC (South African Footwear & Leather Export Council) is the recognized body representing and promoting the South African footwear, leather, handbags, belts and tanneries in international markets. It is important to note that all SAFLEC members are fully compliant with labour legislation in South Africa. The vision of SAFLEC is to facilitate the growth of exports of South African manufactured footwear, handbags and belts and subsequently, increase the number of exporters.
Tex Avenue Limited is supplier of light knitted garments to fashion distributors and retailers around the world. We supply Europe and South Africa with a wide range of light knitted garments ranging from semi-fashionable t-shirts to high value-added polo shirts, sweat shirts and jogger pants. We produce clothing for all categories – ladieswear, menswear and kidswear.
Tex is a global supplier and has been operating since 1986. We have production facilities in Mauritius & Madagascar where we produce t-shirts, polos, fleece, joggers, nightwear and denim bottoms across mens, Ladies and kidswear. We have a design team of 10 people which allows us to keep up-to-date with latest trends and offer this to our customers.
Textilama Manufacturing Ltd was founded in 2004 with 7 visionary people. Today, we have a committed team of are about 100 trained and experienced personnel dedicated to providing exceptional services and a wide array of high quality products to our esteemed Clients. Our professional team produce ready made garments like T- shirt, polo shirt, short, cardigans, skirts, kidswear and baby wears.
Ticoz Enterprises is a clothing manufacturing company based in Bulawayo Zimbabwe established in 1983 and incorporated in 1997. We specialize in women’s fashion and leisure wear as well as corporate wear and protective clothing. We mainly supply to local chain stores but have also exported to PEP South Africa and Zambia.
Trade and Investment KwaZulu-Natal (TIKZN) is a South African trade and inward investment promotion agency, established to specifically promote the Province of KwaZulu-Natal as a premier investment destination and to facilitate trade by assisting locally-based business enterprises to access international markets.
UL fosters safe living and working conditions for people everywhere through the application of science to solve safety, security and sustainability challenges. We test, inspect, audit, certify, validate, verify, advise and train and we support these efforts with software solutions for safety and sustainability.
Medium size newly operation Basotho enterprise in March 2018 for manufacturing of premium leather goods for SACU and export market, with intention to boost decent job opportunities for Basotho youth. We are instilled by fully compliance with international labour relation, health & safety standards. Furthermore, we encompassed of talented Basotho who are highly qualified and who have excellent knowledge and experience in the leather sector.
The Finest English Tailoring Wensum provides “private-label” made-tomeasure and ready-to-wear suits to many of the world’s leading luxury menswear brands. Established in Norwich, England since the 1940’s and with its manufacturing plant in Mauritius, Wensum incorporates traditional English tailoring techniques, synonymous with a hand-tailored garment, so that all our suits honour the quality of a premium quality product.
Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, USA with offices in Hong Kong and Bangladesh and full-time staff in Europe, India, and Southeast Asia and for Latin America, Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP) is an independent, objective, non-profit team of global social compliance experts dedicated to promoting safe, lawful, humane and ethical manufacturing around the world through certification and education.
YKK Southern Africa is recognised as the destination Strategic Business Partner supplying Fastening Products (Slide Fasteners, Textile & Plastic and Snap & Button) to those in the Apparel and Textile industry in Sub Sahara Africa. YKK Southern Africa leads the way with world class products, integrated production, highest quality standards and highly skilled teams.
Zimbabwe Spinners and Weavers is one of Zimbabwe’s oldest and largest exporting textile producers. It is the holding company for Kadima Textiles and Glendale Spinners. The product range encompasses weaving, dyeing, interlining, medical gauze and bandages, household textiles (Black Rose). Currently exporting to South Africa, Mozambique, Zambia, Botswana and Malawi.