“Taiwan Textile Fairs in South Asia 2014 ”


The Taiwan textile industry is the acknowledged world leader in research, development & manufacturing of fabric and garment accessories. The highly successful Taiwan Textile Fairs brings together leading suppliers of textiles and related products from Taiwan,one of the world’s largest textiles exporting countries to India, at the Taiwan Textiles Fairs in South Asia 2014. The fairs would showcase cutting edge innovative and high performance functional textiles to Indian apparel manufacturers. The fair will take place on:


November 24-25 (Mon/Tue) –Colombo, Taj Samudra, Grand Crystal Ballroom


Sri Lanka’s textile and apparel industry is growing steadily as from January to October 2013, Sri Lanka’s overal textiles and apparel exports stood at US$ 3.563 bil ion, registering a 9% increase over exports worth US$ 3.269 billion made during the corresponding period of last year.


The Taiwan Textile Fairs in South Asia 2014 is an excellent opportunity forSri Lanka’s apparel manufacturers, exporters, brand-owners, buying houses, buying agents, retailers, importers, etc. to interact with manufacturers from Taiwan to source superior fabrics and textile auxiliaries that will add more value to their product range. The fairs will also introduce Sri Lankan manufacturers to new product categories to develop for the growing demand in the domestic as well as export market.


The fairs will showcase a wide range of high performance and innovative textile products from Knitted fabrics, Functional fabrics, Woven fabrics, Polyester fabrics, Raschel, Jacquardtronic and Textronic laces, Textile Auxiliaries, Leather Auxiliaries, Nature Industrial Cleaner, Heat Transfer Label, Reflective Transfer Label, Active-casual fabric, Texture fabric, Double knit fleece fabric and many more.


Organized by the Bureau of Foreign Trade and Taiwan Textile Federation with its representative agency Worldex India Exhibition & Promotion Pvt Ltd., the event is duly endorsed by the Sri Lanka Export Development Board (EDB) and supported by the Joint Apparel association Forum (JAAF), Sri Lanka Apparel Exporters Association (SLAEA) and Sri Lanka Apparel Sourcing Association (SLASA).


Taiwan Textile Fairs in South Asia 2013 was very successful, seeing over 350 buyers in just two days at the Colombo fair. The fair was well received with business collaborations taking place between the exhibitors and buyers. Ms. Mellissa Wang, Director,Taiwan Textile Federation remarked, “We are happy with the response received and the number of buyers to our show confirmed the strong potential in the Sri Lankan textile and apparel industry. This year the Taiwan Textile Federation has organised a group of South Asia focused and state-of-the-art leading textile suppliers specialising in functional, innovative and eco-friendly products. We look forward to another successful series of event in 2014 ”


Log on to: www.ttf.worldexindia.comfor more information about the fairs.