FAQs About Cork Fabric

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What is cork and why is it sustainable material?

Cork is the bark of an oak tree, Quercus Suber, native to the western Mediterranean and Northern Africa. The trees live up to 200 years and the bark can be harvested every 8-9 years without cutting down the tree. Each tree can be harvested 15-20 times during its life. Harvesting the cork tree’s bark has proven to increase the tree’s vigor and improve overall health.

What is Cork Fabric? How is Cork Fabric Made?
Natural Cork Fabric is a soft, very thin cork fabric sheets are peeled by machine from the bark of cork oak tree and adhered to a textile backing/support. This tough and renewable natural resource can be used to make a wide variety of products, including ecological wallets, bags, and accessories.
What material did you use for the backing of the cork fabric?

Our manufacturing process allows us to work with different backings.

  • TC backing(thickness is 0.25mm,0.55 and 0.8mm) or recycled TC fabric.
  • PU leather backing( 0.65mm).
  • Microfiber backing(0.65mm or 1mm).
  • Cotton or linen backing( 0.3mm).
  • Canvas backing(0.9mm).
  • Craft paper backing(0.2mm).
What cork fabric can be used to do?

You can use it to make handmade bags, wallets & purse, DIY craft projects, shoes sole & upper, yoga mats & blocks, or upholstery wallpaper. Cork fabric ecofriendly material, which is an amazing alternative to leather or vinyl. Cork fabric is also sustainable, washable, stain-resistant, durable, antimicrobial and hypoallergenic.

Can I custom my own pattern on cork fabric? What's the MOQ?
Yes, we accept OEM your own pattern. If it’s silk printing design, MOQ is 300 yards; If it’s Digital printing, MOQ is 100 yards. If it’s just mixed pattern in natural color, we can do small size fabric at 21*32CM, MOQ is 150pcs sheets.
What is your cork fabric size? Can I have custom size?
We have two size, most of them is 1.35m at width,pack by rolls. The other one is 64×95CM and 64×135cm sheet.
Yes, we can cut according to your requested size, such as 8″X12″.
What's the thickness of cork fabric? What's your MOQ to order?
Generally speaking,the highest qualilty cork fabric was around 0.15 to 0.2MM.
The thinner,the better. Because thinner means softer with good polishment. It’s not easy to crack or break when bend.
Are there any benefits of wholesale cork fabric in China?
In a word, China has a much better industry chain. We can do complicated item with fast delivery. There may be more wholesalers in Portugal, but INFOCORK can assure you that our prices can be more competitive and our service far exceeds your expectations.
Do you focus on cork fabric manufacturing or cork bags?

Yes,we focus on both cork fabric and cork bag manufacturing. Since we are the source manufacturer of cork fabrics, on the one hand we have fabrics in stock, on the other hand we have a mature production process and a supply chain of cork bag accessories, so we can accept the production of cork bags in batches, and the delivery is fast.

What are the payment options available? Can I get a refund if sales no good?

You can use Western Union, which has a lower fee, or Alibaba Trade Assurance Pay if you can accept a slightly higher fee. However, please note that for new customers, we only accept the 30% T/T of the payment as a deposit, balance paid after goods finished and inspected.

How long does it usually take for us to receive the goods?
It depends on whether you want to do customization on pattern and size, and also depends on the speed of customs clearance and logistics. However, we can guarantee to ship regular stock item in less than 2 business days, and we have customers in the US and Europe who receive the goods in less than 2 weeks.
How do you package and ship goods?
We pack the cork fabric by rolling it out 50 yards per roll, with a gross weight of 25-35kgs and a size of 150x25x25 cm. Can be shipped by air or sea.
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