Industrial Fabrics, Felt, Cotton, Burlap and Other Industrial Textiles Added To ILG

Industrial Leaders Group (ILG) publisher of the Buy American website announced the launch of its new guide to connect U.S. textile mills with companies worldwide

Online PR News – 11-May-2010 – – Dallas, Texas - Despite the country's struggling textile industry, Buy American, a division of Industrial Leaders believes U.S. textile manufacturers can significantly increase their competitiveness on a global scale by utilizing the power of the World Wide Web. The company announced today the debut of its Industrial Fabrics Marketplace at designed to connect textile mills with companies worldwide sourcing various fabrics, canvas, cotton, felt, burlap, nylon, silk, polyester, mixed blends and other textiles.

According to Anthony Russo, spokesman for Buy American, the industrial textile and fabric offerings on the site are suitable for manufacturers of furniture, tarpaulins, automotive interiors, linens, clothing, foam mattresses, commercial and residential rugs and carpeting, welding curtains and other textiles. Russo said the marketplace provides access to a specialized Industrial Textiles Vertical Directory with offerings from manufacturers serving over 53 countries at The publication was first introduced in 2006 and has been revised and re-launched earlier this week.

“Although the newly created textiles and fabrics marketplace includes offerings from domestic as well as foreign manufacturers, it's important to clarify the emphasis of the site is on promoting American textile manufacturers on a global scale,” said Russo. He explained, “Whether a company is in need of synthetic fabrics, geotextiles, raw cotton, canvas, felt or any other finished or unfinished textile product, Buy American can connect them with a U.S. manufacturer that can meet their needs.” Russo went on to say suppliers on the site can be located by company name, zip code, textile category and price.

About Buy American

Buy American is a directory, blog and social networking site for the manufacturing community published by Industrial Leaders. The site provides information for engineers, plant maintenance professionals, facility coordinators and other buyers of industrial equipment, machines and supplies.

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