Yarn Manufacturing Abbreviations

There are lots of processes involved in different types of spinning. It is required to go through different critical processes to convert fiber into yarn and in these processes different abbreviations are used by the people working there. Whereas yarn manufacturing is continuing fiber to cone winding. If you are working in yarn manufacturing section then you definitely need to know some important abbreviation used in yarn manufacturing process, because it will help you to understand these abbreviations and use accordingly.

Considering the importance I have tried my best to accumulate all the abbreviation used in different stage of yarn manufacturing.

yarn manufacturing abbreviations

Yarn Manufacturing Abbreviations

  • BCIRA-British Cotton Industries Research Association
  • BJSA-Bangladesh Jute Spinners Association
  • CCI-Cotton Council International
  • CDS-Count Data System
  • CSP-Count Strength Product
  • CBC-Carpet Batching Cloth
  • CH-Card Hosiery
  • CW-Card Weaving
  • CCP-Continuous Count Plus
  • CCM-Continuous Count Minus
  • CV- Coefficient of Variation
  • CN-Centi Newton
  • CRL-Constant Rate of Loading
  • CRE-Constant Rate of Elongation/Extension
  • CIS-Commonwealth Independent State
  • CSIRO-Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization
  • DC-Draft Constant
  • DCCP-Draft Constant Change Pinion
  • DCP-Draft Change Pinion
  • FMT-Fines Maturity Test
  • FFP-Floating Fiber Percentage
  • FQI-Fiber Quality Index
  • FQI-Fiber Quality Index
  • HSC-Highest Standard Count
  • HVI-High Volume Instrument
  • IFC-Immature Fiber Content
  • IPI-Imperfection Index
  • ISO-International Organization for Standardization
  • IIC-International Institute for Cotton
  • LINRA-Linen Industry Research Association
  • LCP-Lifter Change Pinion
  • MMF-Manmade Fiber
  • MIC-Micronaire Value
  • MR-Moisture Ratio
  • MR-Moisture Regain
  • MC-Moisture Content
  • MD-Mechanical Draft
  • NRE-Neps Removal Efficiency
  • PI-Pressley Index
  • PMD-Percentage of Mean Deviation
  • PCW-Production Change Wheel
  • RW-Ratchet Wheel
  • RH-Relative Humidity
  • RPM-Revolution Per Minute
  • SCP-Spindle Change Pinion
  • SCI-Spinning Consistence Index
  • SFI-Short Fiber Index
  • SCN-Seed Boat Neps
  • TM-Twist Multiplier
  • TF-Twist Factor
  • TW-Tapper Wheel
  • TPI-Twist Per Inch
  • TPM-Twist Per Meter
  • TCS-Trash Count on Surface
  • TCP-Twist Change Pinion
  • UHML-Upper Half Mean Length
  • UI-Uniformity Index
  • UQL-Upper Quarter Length
  • VFM-Visible Foreign Matter
  • WIRA-Woolen Industries Research Association
  • WI-Wear Index

If you know any other abbreviations related with yarn manufacturing then you can write it to the comment box so that we can have idea about this.

Yarn Manufacturing Abbreviations

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Fabric Dyeing and Printing Abbreviations

Fabric Dyeing and Printing Abbreviations

Whenever you are working in different sector of garments you may require having knowledge about the basic abbreviations used in these sectors, so that you can use it to the respective purpose. Here I tried to arrange some important abbreviations used by the engineers or workers for fabric, dyeing and printing.

fabric dyeing and printing abbreviations

Some Important abbreviations of FABRIC, DYEING and PRINTING

  • CPI-Course per Inch
  • CVC-Chief Value of Cotton
  • CMC-Carboxyl Methyl Cellulose
  • CMS-Carboxyl Methyl Starch
  • CRI-Color Rendering Index
  • CWF-Cool White Fluorescent
  • CF-Compact Fluorescent
  • CRP- Caustic Recovery Plant
  • DMT- Di Methyl Terepethalate
  • D65-Artifical Daylight
  • EPI-Ends Per Inch
  • ETP-Effluent Treatment Plant
  • GLM- Gram per Linear Meter
  • GSM-Grams per Square Meter
  • ITET-Institute of Textile Engineers and Technologist
  • Pd- Plain Dyed
  • PET-Poly Ethylene Terepethalate
  • PVA- Poly Vinyl Amide
  • PPI-Picks Per Inch
  • PFD-Prepared for Dyeing
  • PPM-Parts per Million
  • PSI-Pounds per Square Inch
  • PC Fabric- Polyester Cotton Fabric
  • PTFE- Poly Tetra Fluoro Ethylene
  • RPM- Revolution per Minute
  • RED-Ready for Dyeing
  • RH- Relative Humidity
  • SD- Solid Dyed
  • TC- Tetron Cotton
  • TRO- Turky Red Oil
  • UV-Ultraviolet Light
  • WTP-Water Treatment Plant
  • WPI- Wales per Inch
  • WR- Water Proof
  • WR- Water Repellent
  • YD- Yarn Dyed

Remember one thing that these abbreviations not only necessarily fixed by this meanings but it may varies and means differently in different department to department and also country to country.

Some Important Abbreviations of fabric, dyeing and printing

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Textile and Garments Abbreviation

Important Textile and Garments Abbreviation

Those people are involved with textile and garment sector must need to know several things related to this sector, because knowledge makes the works easier to understand. You may find there is a common practice of using the abbreviation in a different situation by the professional when they communicate both in formal and informal communication. So as a student of textile, textile engineers or any other professionals engaged with textile and garments sectors or want to be involved with this sector are required to have an idea of most important textile and garments abbreviation.

textile and garments abbreviation

Here I am trying to share commonly used abbreviation I found in apparel sector

  • AAMA-American Apparels Manufacturing Association
  • AAQC-American Apparels Quality control
  • AAMC-American Apparel Manufacturing Corporation
  • AQL-Acceptable Quality Level
  • ASQ- American Society for Quality
  • BGMEA-Bangladesh Garments Manufacture’s and Exporter’s Association
  • BKMEA-Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacture’s and Exporter’s Association
  • BTMC-Bangladesh Textile Mills Corporation
  • BTMA-Bangladesh Textile Mills Association
  • BJMC-Bangladesh Jute Mills Corporation
  • BJMA-Bangladesh Jute Mills Association
  • BJEC-Bangladesh Jute Export Corporation
  • BJCP-Bangladesh Jute Cultivation Program
  • BATEXPO-Bangladesh Textile Exposition
  • BOM- Bill of Material
  • BS- Bill of Sale
  • BS- British Standard
  • BSCI – Business Social Compliance Initiative
  • BL-Bill of Lading
  • CRD-Cargo Receive Date
  • COD-Cash on Delivery
  • CAD-Computer Aided Design
  • CAM-Computer Aided Manufacturing
  • CAP-Corrective Action Plan
  • CMT-Cost of Making with Trimmings
  • CM-Cost of Making/Cut and Make
  • CTL- Consumer Testing Laboratories
  • CnF-Cost and Freight
  • CIF-Cost Insurance and Freight
  • CBM-Cubic Meter
  • CBA-Collective Bargaining Agent
  • CF-Cubic Feet
  • CI-Commercial Invoice
  • CFI-Center Front Line
  • CT-Cycle Time
  • CBI-Center Back Line
  • CPSIA- Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act
  • CWO- Cash With Order
  • D65-Artificial Day Light
  • EDT – Estimated Delivery Time
  • EPB-Export Promotion Bureau
  • EMB- Embroidery
  • EPI – Ends Per Inch
  • EPZ-Export Processing Zone
  • ERP- Enterprise Resource Planning
  • ETA -Estimated Time of Arrival
  • ETD -Estimated Time of Departure
  • FBCCI- Federation of Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industries
  • FIFO- First in First Out
  • FQA-Final Quality Audit
  • FOB-Free on Board/Freight on Board
  • FOA-Free on Air
  • FDI-Foreign Direct Investment
  • FTC-Federal Trade Commission
  • GSP-Generalized System of Preference
  • GAT-General Agreement on Tariff and Trade
  • GDP-Gross Domestic product
  • GM-General Manager
  • GNP-Gross National Product
  • GMT-Garments
  • GW- Gross Weight
  • ICB- Investment Corporation of Bangladesh
  • ICC- International Chamber of Commerce
  • ILO-International Labor Organization
  • IPC- In-Process Check
  • IE-Industrial engineering
  • IMS-Industrial Management System/Service
  • ISO-International Organization for Standardization
  • KPI – Key Performance Indicator
  • L/C-Letter of Credit
  • LCA- Letter of Credit Authorization
  • LDC-Least Developed Country
  • LIFO- Last in First Out
  • MIS- Management Information System
  • MMT-Measurement
  • MP- Man Power
  • MTD- Month to Date
  • NPT-Non Productive Time
  • NSA-No Seam Allowance
  • NGC-New Generation Computing
  • OQL – Outgoing Quality Level
  • OZ- Ounces
  • P/C – Polyester + Cotton
  • PI – Proforma Invoice
  • PP-Pre Production
  • PPE – Personal Protective Equipment
  • PPI – Picks Per Inch
  • PO-Production Order/Purchase Order
  • PSI- Pre-shipment Inspection
  • PM-Production Manager
  • PS-Production Sample
  • PDM-Production Development Manual
  • QA-Quality Assurance
  • QC-Quality Control
  • QIP- Quality Improvement Plan
  • QMS- Quality Management System
  • RMG-Ready Made Garments
  • RFT-Right First Time
  • RFD – Ready for Dyeing
  • RSL- Restricted Substances List
  • SQL-Submitted Quality Level
  • SMV-Standard Minute Value
  • SAM-Standard Allowed Minute
  • SKU- Stock Keeping Unit
  • SOP-Standard Operating Procedure
  • SPI- Stitch Per Inch
  • SRL- Sensory and Consumer Research
  • TAP-Total Acceptable Product
  • T/C – Tetron + Cotton
  • TNA- Time and Action Plan
  • TRL- Technology Readiness Level
  • TQM – Total Quality Management
  • UPC-Universal Product Code
  • VPR-Vendor performance Record
  • WTO-World Trade Organization
  • WH-Working Hour
  • WAS-Weekly Audit Schedule
  • XL- Extra Large
  • YTD- Year to Date
  • YY- Yielder Per Yard

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