KARACHI: Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabric, the apparel fabrics and accessories industry’s largest trade fair, will take place from 13th to 15th October 2015 in Shanghai, China.
The one-stop global denim platform, the Beyond Denim hall, also features ready-to-wear denim items from CHIC exhibitors – a concurrent fashion garment fair – to cover the entire denim supply chain from yarn, fabrics and garments to accessories and machinery. Pakistan will have direct exhibitors such as Azgard Nine, Denim International, Rajwani Denim, Siddiqsons, Sapphire
Whereas the other Pakistani exhibitors will be located in Hall 5.2H (Fabric): Fazal Cloth, Kohinoor Mills, Mahmood Textiles, Masood Textiles, Master Textiles, Nishat Chunian, Reliance Weaving, Rauf Textiles, Sapphire Textiles, Zaman Textiles and Hall 4.1 (Yarn): Abtex International, Fabcot International, I & N International, Indus Dyeing, Khas Textile, Lahore Business, Maqbool Textile, Master Textile, Moiz Textiles, Nadeem Textile, Naveena Group, Nagina Cotton, Nisar Spinning, Noor Enterprises, Rubatex, Sardar Corporation, Zanbeel.
As one of the largest textile show Intertextile Shanghai will take place with three well-established concurrent fairs taking place in the same venue – Yarn Expo Autumn, CHIC and PH Value. On day 2 of the fair (14th October) Planet Textiles 2015: The Sustainable Textile Event will take place, featuring some of the industry’s foremost experts as speakers.
At the high end of the market, Salon Europe caters to those looking for premium and niche products. The Milano Unica Pavilion continues to be a strong attraction for buyers in Salon Europe. In addition, pavilions from Germany, Portugal and Turkey also feature here.
Bringing more diversity to the product line up, particularly in terms of innovation will be country and region pavilions from Pakistan, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Taiwan and Thailand.
A large focus of the fair has been creating zones, based on the market’s current and future demand to benefit both exhibitors and buyers. This year sees the return of the Premium Wool Zone, Verve for Design and All about Sustainability, while entire halls are once again dedicated to Beyond Denim and accessories. Plus a functional fabrics zone will also feature for the first time. A wide range of seminars, product presentations and Trend Forum will be the key features of the show.