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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



Scotland's textiles strategy 2011-2015

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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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Case study

Johnstons of Elgin wool sack

From the mill to the catwalk

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Case study

Nutscene twine gift set

How exports revitalised Nutscene

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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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Workshops and events