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Stitch & Tex expo Afro Edition to feature 1000+ brands

Feb '20
Pic: Afro Stitch and Tex
Pic: Afro Stitch and Tex
Stitch & Tex expo Afro Edition, which is Africa’s premiere sourcing trade fair for textile technologies, will feature over 1000 brands from around 37 countries. The trade fair and platform for textile technologies will be held at the Cairo International Conventions and Exhibitions Centre, Egypt from February 27- March 1, 2020, and from March 5-8, 2020.

Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Egypt, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Singapore, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, UAE, UK, Ukraine, USA will serve over 40,000 visitors from Egypt and the entire African continent at the show, according to a press release on the show.

The show will be held with the new concept of organising two consecutive trade fairs. The first trade fair is dedicated to garment processing technologies including sewing, embroidery, fabrics, and their accessories. The second is dedicated to textile processing technologies including weaving, spinning, knitting, and dyeing machinery, technologies and spare parts.

The dynamic atmosphere in the five halls (multiplied by two) of the Cairo International Convention Center will be shaped by the numerous investments, spontaneous business deals and lively discussions in addition to the exchanges of industrial expertise between exhibitors and professional visitors. Held on an area exceeding 40,000 square metres, the show will cover the entire international market; where global old players, innovative newcomers, and providers of niche technology are all represented here.

The 1000+ brands exhibiting in Stitch & Tex will demonstrate progressive industrial solutions that will be revealed for the first time in the African markets to fuel the upward textile technologies demand; whilst exploring unprecedented profit-making business hot-spots. For the first time in the history of textile technologies trade fairs in Africa, Stitch & Tex will feature the presence of 100 accredited buyers and factory owners from Ethiopia, Kenya, Lesotho, Mauritius, South Africa, Madagascar, Tanzania, Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia to hold open channels of communication directly with the exhibitors within a well set bilateral business meetings program.

A flow of 40,000 visitors from 16 countries will be welcomed into the event halls during the trade fair’s eight-day run; this huge crowd of high-quality visitors, from an incredibly diverse range of African countries will be present to witness the latest innovations displayed by the technology gurus of the textile technologies sector entire spectrum.

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