Cashmere: The luxury fibre in hot demand

Rural Exchange 21/01/2018

The luxury fibre cashmere is in hot demand with international fashion designers.

The Shaws from South Otago have been quietly working behind the scenes for the past 35 years on the global opportunity.

Their cashmere fibre under their company, New Zealand Cashmere is producing fibre as fine as 12 microns, proving to be brighter & whiter than the leading producers in Mongolia and China.

David Shaw talks to Rural Exchange from Clinton in South Otago and reveals what started his passion for cashmere as a farming opportunity?

Watch the full interview with David Shaw above.

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