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FAQ

  • Do you sell directly to individuals?
    No. Têxtill NS Belém only emits invoices to companies, that means companies with CNPJ (Brazilian Tax Corporation Registration number). Occasionally, we emit invoices to individuals using their CPFs (Individual Taxpayer Registration), but we won't do it more than once.
  • I don't have a CNPJ number (Brazilian Tax Corporation Registration number) according to the same segment, can I buy from you either way?
    Yes, you can! However, the taxes applied, if your CNAE (International Standard Industrial Classification) does not fit in confection or textile segment, will consider 18% of ICMS (Brazilian state excise tax).
  • What is the minimum order?
    Minimum order is 30 meters for each article/color.
  • I need to make a prototype, is it possible to make on order smaller than the minimum?
    Yes, but we'll charge a 10% rate for the fabric cutting. As well as individuals sales, sales below the minimum lot will be done only once.
  • What are the payment methods?
    The order can be paid cash, through deposit in our bank account, or in installments, with payment slips. We also accept invoicing through BNDES (The Brazilian development bank) card.
  • Do you take credit cards?
    No. Only BNDES (The Brazilian development bank) cards.
  • Can I pick my merchandise up and pay it with check?
    Yes. But only if the market research of CPF (Individual Taxpayer Registration) or CNPJ (Brazilian Tax Corporation Registration number) of the check titular is done and approved by the CFO office.
  • I want to pay in installments, how do I get credit?
    In the case you want to pay in installments, the CFO office in Têxtill Belém requires a register form filled, where you have to provide the following data: CNPJ (Brazilian Tax Corporation Registration number), telephone number, email address, three commercial references, bank references and a copy of the social contract. With the documentation clearance, the CFO sector performs the market research and sets the credit limit for invoicing.
  • Do you sell all ready kimonos, speakers, bedsheets, etc?
    No. Têxtill Belém is a factory that produces flat and circular fabrics. We don't confection or sell ready articles.
  • How can I receive the showcase with the fabrics produced by Têxtill Belém?
    You only have to give us your address, along with your company CNPJ (Brazilian Tax Corporation Registration number) and we'll send you a totally free showcase by mail.
  • Does Têxtill Belém also have an on line showcase?
    Yes, there is a showcase available with basic and simplified information in this website in the products/application section. For more detailed information, please get in touch with our company or with one of our sales representatives.
  • Does Têxtill Belém also have physical store?
    No. Contacts for purchases should be done directly with our company or through our sales representatives.
  • What kinds of fabric do you sell?
    We sell fabrics for 15 direct segments. The commercialized fabrics are technical fabrics, i.e., for specific applications. The fabrics are different in their composition, weight, width and weave. Every fabric has a weight, which is called grammage, besides, it has a width in crude or any other benefaction.
  • What is a fabric composition?
    Is the percentage of fibers that compose that fabric, which can be either natural, artificial and/or synthetic. There are 100% cotton fabrics and there are also the mixed ones with 50% of polyester and 50% of viscose, for example.
  • What is the fabric weight?
    Every fabric has its own grammage, and it is widely called the fabric weight. Grammage is used to measure the weight per square meter. There are two kinds of measures, one in grams (g/m²) and the other in ounces (oz/yd²). Use pattern 33,906 to convert oz/yd² to g/m². For example: 10,00 oz/yd² x 33,906 = 339,06 g/m².
  • What is the fabric weave?
    It is the way by which the plot is interwoven with the warp to form the fabric. Weave is generated even before the fabric is produce in the loom. Each kind of weave will provide a unique characteristic to the fabric such as: resistance, texture, fit, ripping etc. The most common weaves are: plain, twill and satin. Têxtill Belém is able to produce all kinds of fundamental weaves, dobby (drawings) included. The only weave we don't produce is jacquard.
  • I still didn't find the fabric I'm looking for, does Têxtill Belém develop fabrics according to my needs?
    Yes. We have an engineering technical department and a textile laboratory to develop fabrics according to your needs.
  • What kind of fibers do you use?
    We produce fabrics that are made of natural, artificial and synthetic fibers. That means the fabrics can be either cotton, viscose, modal, polyester, lyocell, paraaramid and meta-aramid.
  • What is the shrinking rate of the fabrics?
    The shrinking rate of the fabrics variate from 8 to 12%, depending on its composition and kind of fiber. To minimize this rate, we also offer a line of pre shrunk or "pre washed" fabrics.
  • What is the shrinking rate of the pre shrunk fabrics?
    Pre shrunk fabrics market by Têxtill Belém go through a rigid quality control and are only released for selling when the shrinking rate is less or equal to 3%. Never higher than that.
  • Are pre shrunk fabric more expensive?
    Yes. An extra percentage of the fabric price is added to the pre shrunk fabrics price as they go through specific treatment during benefaction.
  • Do polyester/cotton composed fabrics shrink?
    Yes, but they go through a process called "thermoset", during benefaction, which reduces the shrinking rate to almost 3%.
  • I want to be a sales representative for Têxtill Belém, how do I proceed?
    Please send us a copy of your résumé, along with a list of your main clients and we will send it to our Sales Director. Our Sales Department will get in touch with you, if interested.
  • How is freight costs calculated?
    Têxtill Belém delivers the products with its own trucks and free of extra charges to our clients in São Paulo/Greater São Paulo area and in São Paulo countryside, in Campinas, Itu and Jundiaí cities. For deliveries in cities outside the region we operate and for cities outside São Paulo State, we use FOB, i.e., paid by the client.
  • What are the due taxes over the final product (fabric)?
    ICMS (Brazilian state excise tax), PIS (Social Integration Program), COFINS (Contribution for the Financing of Social Security), for all articles, and IPI (Federal Excise Tax on the Manufacturing of Goods) for all .vinyl and aluminized fabrics.
  • What is the delivery time?
    Delivery time is one to two working days, but it is subjected to changes due to the availability of the requested material in stock.