The aims of the International Federation of Textile Chemists and Colorists are the following:
- fostering the exchange of information concerning innovation trends between the R&D and textile, dyestuff, textile chemistry and chemical industries (and their related sectors) in order to facilitate sustainability and competitiveness.
- promoting and fostering friendly relationships between the associations constituting the Federation.
- establishing permanent professional relationships between the members of the associations.
- promoting scientific and technical co-operation so as to assist in the development of the textile, dyestuff and textile chemical industries (and their related sectors).