About us

As of March 1, 2022

Name Japan Textiles Exporters Association
Date of Foundation April 2000.

History of The Association
In 1952, based on the Export and Import Transaction Act, The Japan Textile Products Exporters Association, Japan Woollen & Linen Textiles Exporters Association, Japan Cotton Textiles Exporters Association and Japan Silk & Synthetic Textiles Exporters Association were established with the approval of the Minister of International Trade and Industry.

In 1997, Japan Cotton Textiles Exporters Association merged with Japan Silk & Synthetic Textiles Exporters Association.

In 2000, the three associations merged to form Japan Textiles Exporters Association.

Authorizing law and Classification A public interest corporation under the Export and Import Transaction Act related the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.
Office Head Quarters  
6th Floor, Yushutu Sen-i Kaikan,
4-9, Bingomachi 3-chome, Chuo-ku, Osaka City,
541-0051 ,Japan    Map

Tokyo office
7-14, Nihombashi-Honcho 1-chome, Chuo-ku,
Tokyo 103-0023, Japan    Map

Total Number of Members 99
Membership List
Representatives and Officers President|Hiromitsu Morishima
Managing Director|19
Objectives The purpose of the JTEA is to establish order in export transactions, to prevent unfair export transactions and to promote the common interests of its members, and thereby to promote the sound development of export trade in textiles and textile products.
Item for The Articles of the JTEAHandling Items Yarns, fabrics, knitted fabrics, carpets, non-woven fabrics, felts, woven and knitted clothing, and accessories for clothing, neckties, gloves, socks, shawls, hats, personal effects, bedding, interior furnishings, string, ropes, nets, other textile products, and typewriter ribbons made of various textile materials such as braid, Textile footwear and parts, silk, wool, cotton, hemp, man-made fibers, and other plants. 

Organization Chart

Division Meeting Divisional Committee
Raw Materials and Supplies Division Raw Materials and Supplies Committee
Fishing Net and Yarn Committee
Weaving and Knitting Division Weaving and Knitting Committee
Product Division Apparel Committee
Scarf and Handkerchief Subcommittee
Hat and Braid Subcommittee
Housewares Committee
 -Rugs Subcommittee
Expert Division Overseas Market Development Committee
The Technical Training and trading The Promotion for Appropriate Committee
Logistics Committee

 -The Tariff System and Others Subcommittee (Kanto area/Kansai area)