100 tons of fine cashmere to be exported to Italy

Economy | Agriculture
2020-05-22 15:02:50

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Mongolia’s finest cashmere that meets the Mongolian Noble Fibre standard has already been recognized by world brands. The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry reports that preparations have been made to export 100 tons of such cashmere to Italy.

Sukhbaatar aimag’s cashmere (15.8-16.1 microns) meets the Noble Fibre standard for Mongolia’s finest cashmere. Mongolia accounts for around 40 percent of the global cashmere production. About 20-30 percent of the cashmere produced in the country meets the Mongolian Noble Fibre standard.

Mongolian Noble Fibre trademark represents high-quality products that meet world standards and were produced environmentally friendly and indicates the origin and quality of the product. Khanbogd Cashmere LLC, the company that will export the 100 tons of cashmere, was awarded the trademark last year.