750 exhibitors to partake at India ITME expo
In a spectacular event on 17th December 2010 at Taj Palace, Mumbai, India ITME Society announced the 9th International Textile Machinery Exhibition, the largest textile machinery exhibition in India. The India ITME Society also signed an MOU with Gujarat International Finance Tec-City Co. Ltd. to construct a World Class Exhibition cum Convention Centre in India.
9th INDIA ITME 2012
With 750 exhibitors, 100,000 visitors, 40 countries, INDIA ITME is the largest textile machinery exhibition in India.
The exhibition will be held from 2nd December 2012 to 7th December 2012 at Bombay Exhibition Centre Mumbai. Spread over 55,000 sq. mtrs., with expected participation of about 750 exhibitors and 100,000 business visitors from 40 countries are expected to participate in the exhibition. ITME society, sponsored by 5 major Indian textile and textile engineering associations, organises this mega event once in four years. It is most sought after event for textile Technology and machinery and is Gateway event to Indian market which is the 2nd largest in the world in this sector.
Mr. Kishore Biyani, MD, M/s. Pantaloon Retail (India) Limited; Chief Guest launched the exhibition in the presence of Consul Generals/officials from various countries.
Mr. Biyani said, “India is self reliant in textile sector, from growing raw material to spinning and creating value added products in textile sector, India is second to none. Our textile products have earned the accolades from international markets and are respected for quality across the globe this is an excellent initiative from India ITME to boost the business in textile sector, I am honoured to be part of India ITME-2012 launch”.
Mr. R.S. Bachkaniwala, Chairman, India ITME Society said,” it has been our constant endeavour to facilitate the growth and development of the world textile machinery and accessories. The quest for textile technology ends at India ITME 2012. The 9th edition of this mega exhibition is designed to provide complete solution for the textile and textile engineering sector whether be it machinery, accessories, new products or innovative idea ready for commercialization”.
He further added “I am happy to share with you that India ITME Society is moving forward and stepping into a new venture of creating a world-class exhibition cum convention centre in the city of Ahmedabad, Gujarat. This exhibition will be located at Gujarat International Finance Tec-City Co. Ltd ('GIFT') and as you have seen we have signed an MoU in your presence with 'GIFT'.
World Class Exhibition cum Convention Centre in India
Mr. R.S. Bachkaniwala, Chairman, India ITME Society and Mr. R.K. Jha, Director, GIFT signed an MoU entering into a collaboration to construct a World Class Exhibition cum Convention Centre at Ahmedabad. With a total of 100,000 sqm. constructed area and all world class facilities INDIA ITME Exhibition cum Convention Centre will be the largest air conditioned exhibition centre in India.