Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / Brazil's Santa Catarina apparel fair draws 110 exhibitors
Brazil's Santa Catarina apparel fair draws 110 exhibitors
Jul '13
The National Fair for Fashion Industry, Fenafashion 2013, aimed to foster and promote Brazilian region of Santa Catarina as a centre of fashion, has attracted 110 exhibitors from various segments of the South Catarinese apparel and fashion industry who presented their innovations at the fair. 
Fabiola Taraskevicius, the director general of Fenafashion, said the fair is an opportunity for entrepreneurs to recognize and accommodate various segments of the South Catarinese industry. 
The four-day event being held in Criciuma would witness a total of 22 sub-events, including 16 lectures on fashion and apparel, 3 workshops focused on skill development, and 3 fashion shows.
Roberto Benedet, president of Syndicate of Attire Industries from Criciuma (Sindivest), said Criciuma in Santa Catarina has a high consumption of raw material for clothing industry and has an annual production of apparel that is greater than the combined production of two other states Parana and Rio grande sol who produce 500 million pieces per year, whereas Santa Catarina produces 1.5 billion pieces a year, according to a press release. 
The fair has the institutional support of various bodies like Brazilian Association of Machines and Equipments (Abimaq), Brazilian Association of Textiles Technicians (ABTT), Amrec Fashion Nucleo, Syndicate of Attire Industries from Criciuma (Sindivest), Federation of Industries from Santa Catarina (Fiesc), and Chamber of Shopkeeper’s Association (CDL).   

Fibre2fashion News Desk - India

Must ReadView All

Amazon debuts on Fortune 500 top 10 list

Apparel/Garments | On 28th May 2018

Amazon debuts on Fortune 500 top 10 list

American e-marketplace Amazon has cracked Fortune 500’s top 10 list...

Courtesy: Ralph Lauren

Fashion | On 28th May 2018

Ralph Lauren posts Q4FY18 revenue at $1.5 billion

Ralph Lauren, a global leader in the design, marketing, and...

Fashion industry employs 300 mn workers globally: Report

Apparel/Garments | On 28th May 2018

Fashion industry employs 300 mn workers globally: Report

The fashion industry employs over 300 million people across the value ...

Interviews View All

Yash Agarwal
Hitansh Online

Every market region has its own culture and trends

Marazban F Velati
Sutlej Textiles & Industries limited

No training can be effective till the candidate believes in it.

Smith Vaghasia
Sanado India

Online remains the best destination for shopping

Urmil Arya

Sushila International, a well established textile organisation established ...

Hardik Sanghvi

Idealin Fogging Systems has been engaged in designing and manufacturing...

Liz Manning

<div><b>Liz Manning</b>, Business Development Manager at Catexel, has...

Kai Poehler
Voith Paper GmbH & Co. KG

The glass mat industry is growing by five to eight per cent annually. Kai...

Marcel Alberts

Coating at a fibre level is a practice not usually seen in the...

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Amiben Shroff

From its modest beginning in the late 1960s, Shrujan has grown into a...

Jay Ramrakhiani
Occasions Elegance Wear

It is believed that by early 19th century, Varanasi weavers had moved away ...

Priya Somaiya
Usha Social Services

The Usha Silai label from Usha International is all set for a retail...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies


Leave your Comments

May 2018

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category

Related Categories:

Advanced Search