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In partnership with Scottish Development International, we support Scottish textiles companies to attract international trade and investment via the Textiles Scotland brand. 

Services to support your textiles business

From commercialising your ideas to targeting new markets we provide a range of support for the textiles sector.

  • Need an export manager?

    Need to outsource specific skills and knowledge? You may be eligible for funding.

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  • ScotGrad - Graduate placements for growing businesses

    ScotGrad will find you the right graduate to help your company or social enterprise grow. You’ll be able to benefit from someone eager to put their talents and qualifications to work on a specific well-defined project lasting up to a year.

    Read More about ScotGrad - Graduate placements for growing businesses

  • Trade missions

    An excellent platform to visit an export market, conduct market research, appoint an agent or distributor or visit existing clients.

    Read More about Trade missions

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Other Scottish Enterprise services

From management training to technology funding, we have a number of cross-sector services too. View them by category.

Fresh from the Knowledge Hub



Taking Scottish Textiles to the world

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Scotland's textiles strategy 2011-2015

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Case study


Taking Scottish luxury to the world

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Case study

A sample of Eribe knitwear's range

Eribe Knitwear: how we helped a cottage industry go global

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Hats off to a smart Scottish exporter

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Made in Scotland

Watch our new industry video

We aim to update our marketing as often as possible, so we can showcase the best of Scotland's textiles around the world.

This is the new video trailer being promoted under the Textiles Scotland brand.

Scottish Cashmere

Soft spot for cashmere. A need for tweed. A place for lace.

Textiles Scotland has it covered.

The Textiles Scotland brand supports the best design, innovation and quality in Scottish textiles, while encouraging innovation, optimising the workforce and enhancing the industry's profile on the world stage.

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Get your ticket to ExploreExport

Scotland's flagship international trade event

6 November, Sheraton Grand Hotel & Spa, Edinburgh

  • Book one-to-one sessions with experts in trade, innovation, IP and export finance
  • Attend our seminars to hear from other business leaders about their exporting experiences 
  • Talk to specialists in your sector and our partner organisations in our exhibition area
  • Network with our GlobalScots and likeminded business people

Find out more and book

Workshops and events