Depestele @JEC World 2022's Natural Fibers Village

Discover the interview of Depestele, Exhibitor in the Natural Fibers Village

In this interview, Valentin Depestele, General Director of DEPESTELE explains how natural fibers (more aprticularly flax and hemp) are taking more and more palce in the composites industry. This Western-Europe-based production is 100% sustainable and answers to some of the main stakes of the indutry.

Flax is applicable to various sectors: mobility, railway, shipbuilding or design - and it had a strong place at JEC World 2022. Its current success is the consequence of a rising interest of the composites community and the dedication of the producers to educating, training and sharing knowledge.

JEC Group is the world's leading company dedicated entirely to the development of information and business connections channels and platforms supporting the growth and promotion of the composite materials industry. Publisher of the JEC Composites Magazine, the industry's reference magazine, JEC Group drives global innovation programs and organizes several events in the world, including JEC World (the foremost and world-leading international exhibition dedicated to composite materials and their applications), which takes place every year in Paris.