Textile machinery expo in Africa

May 17, 2019 10:28 pm | Updated 10:28 pm IST - COIMBATORE

The India International Textile Machinery Exhibitions Society (India ITME Society) will organise ITME Africa 2020 between February 14 and 16 next year at Addis Ababa. It is co-organised by the Ethiopian Chamber of Commerce and Sectoral Associations.

The exhibits will be under four major categories — textiles, textile engineering, financial institutions and allied segments. It will have country pavilions of Italy, Turkey, China and Switzerland, showcasing technology and engineering expertise in textiles. The pavilion of EEPC India will support engineering units from India to connect with African countries.

The event is supported by the governments of India and Ethiopia and officials from 130 diplomatic missions are expected to visit. The event will include technology seminars, business-to-business meetings, and financial solutions, according to a statement.

Apart from this, the 11th edition of India International Textile Machinery Exhibition (India ITME) will be held in Greater Noida between December 10 and 15 next year. The exhibition will have participants from more than 100 countries and about 1,800 exhibitors. It will cover products under 21 categories from fibre to finished products.

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