Preview in Seoul 2010 – best source for global brands
“Preview in Seoul 2010,” Korea's premier international textile exhibition, will be held in the COEX B Hall, Seoul, over three days from September 1 to 3. Preview in Seoul 2010, organized by the Korea Federation of Textile Industries (KOFOTI) and first held in 2000, will feature world-class multifunctional and eco-friendly technologies that will drive the future development of global brands.
Over 370 booths and 230 companies from Japan, U.K, India, China, Uzbekistan, Pakistan, Taiwan, Indonesia and other countries around the world will be showcased at the exhibition. As an specialized exhibitions in textiles such as fibers, yarns, fabrics, textile materials, design, smart textiles, and fashion information technology (IT), exhibits in PIS will reflect the latest sensibilities and trends from all over the globe.
This year's event will focus on high-tech functional textiles, a prime showcase for Korea's competitive edge in technology applications, and eco-friendly textiles, the next-generation growth driver for the global textile industry.
Korea's top textile companies that will participate this year include Youngtex, Shin Heung Corporation, Paka Textile Co., ST OneChang, Young Poong Filltex and SungShin R&A Co.—companies that have proven to achieve track records and world-class product lines that have been featured in such major global exhibitions as “Premier Vision” in Paris and “Texworld.” Other leading companies at the show will include YoungDo Velvet Co., J.S. Finetex, JK Tex Co., HyupSung T.R.D. Co., Shinil Ind., Alpha Fabric Co., JungOne Trading, K.I. Textile Co., and Woowon UMF.
Companies participating at this year's event will showcase their competitive and diverse product by displaying a wide variety of textiles including eco-friendly and recycled textiles; memory and metal textiles; high-tech functional textiles for outdoor apparel; Rayon and acetate textiles including Tencel and Modal; home and industrial textiles; and jacquard, print and post-processed collections that aim to achieve high added value through unique and differentiated designs.
“Preview in Seoul 2010” will also support business activities between buyers and participating companies. The trend forum will display marvelous textiles by the exhibitors adopting world-class technologies and fashion trends with strengthened index functions. Other events including the trade show which will present apparels selected and made from exhibitors' textiles, business consultation meetings with prior matching of buyers and exhibitors.
There will also be a business reception for buyers and exhibitors which will help create business opportunities for both parties Furthermore, this year's exhibition will also include 13 in-depth seminar programs to provide new insights into trends and provide sourcing guidelines.
Seoul International Textile Fair