South Asia Textiles partners with HeiQ Materials AG | Sunday Observer

South Asia Textiles partners with HeiQ Materials AG

South Asia Textiles Limited, a Sri Lankan textile manufacturer specialising in weft knitted fabric for leading brands across the globe and HeiQ Materials AG, a Swiss based innovator of textile technologies, are collaborating to produce a treated fabric to be used for masks to be exported to the USA.

South Asia Textiles’ knitted jersey fabric combined with HeiQ’s recently launched anti-viral and anti-microbial agent, HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03 was commissioned by a US brand working in close collaboration with partners in the US. Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer, South Asia Textiles Ltd, Prithiv Dorai said, “We are excited about the partnership with HeiQ and are hopeful that we can positively contribute to the needs of the situation.

Our versatility and the ability to manufacture new technology enabled material within a short span of time is our key strength.

The fact that we were nominated and selected for this project is a testament to consistency and superior quality standards that we maintain at South Asia Textiles”.

VP, South Asia Brandforce, Musa Raibin said, “The team at South Asia Textiles is one of most skilled in the region, with the necessary openness and eagerness to pursue innovation at the right time.”