Mongolian Cashmere and wool association was established in 1993. The Association comprises with 15 complex production factories, 23 primary elaborating factories and over 50 textile factories. They produce around 1.2 million of textiles and 800 textiles are exported to over 20 countries. Main activities by the Association are to link public and private sectors. On the other hand, Association intends to address issues related to the custom, tax and investment and problems facing at the private entities and producer in the cashmere sector; to organize short and long term training activities for capacity building of the cashmere sector staff.