Home / Knowledge / News / Fashion / TCMA to organize Istanbul Fashion, Textile & Apparel Conference

TCMA to organize Istanbul Fashion, Textile & Apparel Conference

Apr '08
The Turkish Clothing Manufacturers' Association (TCMA), a leading NGO of the industry, is organising an international conference, titled, “Istanbul Fashion, Textile and Apparel Conference and Exhibition with the theme of “Bridges of Fashion, where design and production meet” on June 26-27th, 2008, in Istanbul, Turkey.

The Conference aims at bringing together the global key players of the fashion, design and apparel manufacturing industry, in order to share information, new practices and guidelines for the future of the industry, especially in the Euromed zone, the neighboring countries. The conference targets to attract attention to Turkey and Istanbul as a center of fashion, textile and apparel industry.

Why Turkey?
• Turkey is the 1st provider of organic cotton of the world
• Turkey is the 5th textile and apparel producer of the world
• Turkey is the 7th largest cotton producer of the world
• Turkish producers enjoy a relatively cheap, flexible and skilled workforce
• Turkey belongs to Customs Union together with the European Union
• Compared to developing nations, Turkey has a superior information technology
• Turkish businesses have a large variety of designs and colors, quick response, on time delivery, flexible payment terms

There will be a total of seven sessions in the 2-day Conference.
The main topics are; “New Global Trade Order”, “Tour Around the Sourcing World”, “Innovation and New Technologies”, “Design' in the Future and New Trends – Looking Ahead”, “Future of Apparel Production in Turkey”, “Always Faster Fashion”, “Textiles Design and Fashion Culture in Anatolia” and “Education for the Industry”.

Turkish Clothing Manufacturers Association

Must ReadView All


Textiles | On 22nd Oct 2020

Trade rebounds marginally in Q3, stays negative: UNCTAD

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Trade and Development...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Oct 2020

APAC garment units suffer as COVID hits supply chain: ILO

The COVID-19 crisis has badly hit the garment sector in the...

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 22nd Oct 2020

RCEP pact likely to be signed at 4th RCEP Summit in Nov

The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is likely to...

Interviews View All

DK Sharma, Velocity Apparelz

DK Sharma
Velocity Apparelz

We constantly communicate with employees at all levels

Top executives, Textile industry

Top executives
Textile industry

RoSCTL is need of the hour

Luke Otten, Wigwam Mills Inc

Luke Otten
Wigwam Mills Inc

Wigwam aims to recycle discarded yarn that doesn’t make it through the...

Amol Bhagwati,

Amol Bhagwati

A textile finishing solution provider, Inspiron Engineering Private...

Boban Charly,

Boban Charly

Bierrebi designs and manufactures automatic machines that cut fabric into...

Aditya Goyal,

Aditya Goyal

Headquartered in Surat, Anubha Industries is a specialist for sustainable...

Kevin Nelson, TissueGen

Kevin Nelson

Kevin Nelson, Chief Scientific Officer, TissueGen discusses the growing...

Frank Heislitz, Freudenberg

Frank Heislitz

Freudenberg Performance Materials is a leading global manufacturer of...

Eric Scholler, Groz-Beckert

Eric Scholler

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Sandeep and Sarah Shaikh Gonsalves, SS Homme

Sandeep and Sarah Shaikh Gonsalves
SS Homme

SS Homme celebrates the craft of traditional tailoring through the bespoke ...

Bani Batra,

Bani Batra

Bani Batra’s couture wedding collection is inspired by traditional Indian...

Sailesh Singhania, Sailesh Singhania Label

Sailesh Singhania
Sailesh Singhania Label

The Sailesh Singhania label was created to promote handwoven sarees and...

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

October 2020

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

Advanced Search