Delivering Advanced Materials to the Global Economy
technical textiles & nonwoven association
About TTNA

Delivering advanced materials to the global economy

The Technical Textile and Nonwoven Association (TTNA) is the peak body advancing the interests of  the Australian industry worldwide.  TTNA  fosters 

  • an internationally competitive and innovative industry
  • growth of an appropriately skilled and sustainable workforce.

We provide

  • a unified voice to influence public policy and advance the industry
  • resources to keep pace with global issues within the industry
  • links with other industry, business, education and research & development organisations.  

TTNA’s membership is diverse and dynamic, embracing a wide range of materials, processes, products and applications. The sector represents a significant proportion of world textile manufacturing and trade and is forging new products and technologies in markets outside the traditional world textile market. In essence, it is a sunrise and exciting industry.


global objectives

to promote the growth and profitability of the industry;

to encourage an internationally competitive and innovative industry;

to act as a conduit through which information on international trends in manufacturing, research and development and education within the global textile and nonwoven industry, is communicated to members.