The Confederation of the German Textile and Fashion Industry (t+m) is the umbrella association of the German textile and fashion industry. It represents the industry at national and international level in matters of economic and social policy. Its members are 10 associations of the textile and fashion industry at state level, and 13 trade associations of the textile and fashion industry and the footwear and leather goods industry. As a point of central contact for the industry, t+m attends to national political and public discussions about topics specific to the industry. t+m sustainably campaigns for improvements to political framework conditions and is the industry‘s first point of contact at national and European level.