Asosiasi Pertekstilan Indonesia (API) was established on June 14, 1974. API is the biggest association in textile industry in Indonesia. Its member were ranging from up-stream to down-stream industry from man-made fiber manufacturers, spinners, weavers up to garment makers and made-up articles manufacturers. As much as l,250 companies are listed as API's members, lies in Java, Bali and Sumatera. Besides the headquarters in Jakarta, the association was also had 6 province district commites API plays its position as facilitator of government-industry relationship; member's representative on member related interest on many issues and develop partnership with similar association both domestic and international.