Trade fair at Expo Centre begins

March 8, 2016 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers & Exporters Association (PRGMEA) and Ecommerce Gateway Pakistan jointly organized a three-day 15th Textile Asia- International Textile & Garments Machinery Trade Fair at Karachi Expo Centre from today.

This trade fair with a focus on value addition in textile industry to increase the export of our value-added textile and garment products has been termed as the Pakistan’s biggest B2B textile, garment, embroidery, digital printing machineries and chemical and allied services. More than 550 International brands will display their products in over 700 Booths and Over 500 foreign delegates from 27 countries mainly from Austria, China, Czech Republic, France, Germany, India, Italy, Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, UK, USA etc. will grace the event.

15th Textile Asia 2016 also hosted Textile Asia Conference 2016 which was led by renowned experts and it seek to engage stakeholders to comprehensively discuss the plan to streamline Pakistan’s textile industry and revisit and address the concerns of the companies. Ms. Rubina Wasti, Sr. Joint Secretary, Ministry of Textile Industry was the chief guest of the Textile Asia Conference 2016, said that Textile Industry is the major contributor in total exports of Pakistan.

Emil Wyss, Consul General, Embassy of Switzerland, Rainer Schmiedchen, German Consul General, Jayalath Weerakkody, Sri Lankan High Commissioner and other dignitaries graced the 15th Textile Asia 2016 which will continue till 11th March, 2016.