China Textile Machinery Association (CTMA), established on May 19, 1990, is a corporate body approved by the Ministry of Civil Affairs of PRC. It is composed of China’s textile machinery and accessories manufacturers, institutions and persons, with 685 members and 10 professional committees.
CTMA offers a full range of services to government agencies and enterprises on industrial planning, technology development, marketing and information. Meanwhile, CTMA undertakes textile machinery exhibitions held both at home and abroad, organises delegations to visit various shows abroad for market investigation and technical exchanges. CTMA is a P member of the International Organisation for Standard (ISO/TC72). It handles the secretariat work of China’s National Technical Committee on Textile Machinery and Accessories Standardisation Administration (SAC/TC215) and acts as the industrial administration centre for China’s textile machinery and accessories’ international standard. The National Textile Machinery Quality Supervision and Test Centre under CTMA is China’s only state-level centre of this industry, which provides services such as quality inquiry and product testing etc..
CTMA owns the magazines Textile Machinery and China Textile Machinery information, the official website www.ctma.net and official Wechat ”China Textile Machinery Association”. CTMA has also established the online statistics reporting system for state textile machinery industry. CTMA issues a large number of literature for science and technology for the industry every year. CTMA offers consultant services..