Textile Trade Fairs/Exhibitions/Shows

IFEXPO Underwear Hosiery Fair @ Istanbul 4-6 February, 2016
13th International İstanbul Underwear, Hosiery Fair will be held at the TÜYAP Fair, Congress and Convention Center, Istanbul / Turkey between the dates of February 4-6, 2016. İfexpo Fair reunites important buyers with exhibitor companies in 2016, same as previous years.

By visiting İfexpo 2016 Fair, the professionals will get the chance to find underwear, hosiery, homewear and beachwear, related industry and accessories under one roof. Ifexpo Fair is not only recognized as the foremost exhibition in its region but also sets the trends in underwear, hosiery fashion. Ifexpo is a unique marketing opportunity to expose latest trends & designs through outstanding fashion shows & exhibitions. With its wide range of fashion shows, Ifexpo offers an intense schedule for its visitors. At the Ifexpo 2016, 2016 -2017 trends in underwear, hosiery fashion will be displayed.

Ifexpo 2016 Fair, will be held at TÜYAP, which is the biggest fair area in İstanbul, is expected the record participant profile. This fair, keeps its aim higher for 2016 with exhibitor numbers and profiles, same as it’s done in previous years.

The fair is making great contribution to the underwear, hosiery, homewear and beachwear companies to increase their competitive strength, reach target markets and create new business contacts with potential customers. During the last edition in 2015, Ifexpo Fair hosted 8.700 professional visitors from 76 countries.

TEXWORLD @ Paris 15-18 February, 2016
More than 850 exhibitors are expected at the next trade fair, from 15 to 18 February 2016. Texworld Paris will display a global range of fashion products from the major manufacturing countries of China, South Korea, India, Indonesia, Taïwan, Thailand, Turkey and Pakistan.

The February event is a very important time for the exhibitors, whether they be weavers, knitters or embroiderers, because brands generally view two collections there at once, for winter and initial trends for the summer. This explains the exceptional level of reservations, as all the exhibitors want to be certain of being able to show their new creations to customers.

PREMIÈRE VISION @ Paris 16-18 February, 2016
For 3 days, 2 times a year, at Paris-Nord Villepinte, the six major industries supplying materials and services to the global fashion industry, including : – Yarns, Fabrics , Leather , Designs , Accessories, Manufacturing – come together in Paris, the capital of fashion.

Première Vision Paris is an essential business hub, where 62,000 industry professionals from over 120 countries come together to share ideas, do business, work and build their new collections.

The show is also exceptionally inspiring, thanks to forward-looking fashion information that is vital to developing successful collections. 1,793 exhibitors from 30 countries present collections developed in close synergy with the needs of the fashion market and the timing of the apparel industry. A broad and complementary offer, guaranteeing visitors will find a rich array of products to match all needs, in a range of suitable prices.

INTERTEXTILE Apparel Fabrics Spring Edition @ Shanghai 16-18 March, 2016
Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics is a comprehensive platform to showcase your supreme apparel fabrics and accessories. There are lots of business chances to meet potential customer, explore new market opportunities, learn about next season’s trends, and add value to your business. It is currently one of the biggest and most comprehensive apparel fabric and accessories exhibitions in the world.
With both the spring and autumn shows in Shanghai, this provides an excellent opportunity for overseas suppliers to build stronger relationships in the region and increase their presence in the market.
PREMIÈRE VISION @ Istanbul 23-25 March, 2016
The premium Hub for Middle East & Eastern Europe Fashion 4th edition

A new show embodying all the Première Vision values: Quality, innovation and creative energy!
A selective, quality offer from Turkish and international companies (Italy, France…) selected by a Committee of industry professionals.
A complete offer to develop your collections from yarn to accessories. Creative and Innovative Collections From 180 Exhibitors:
- Yarn & fibre producers
- Fabric producers (cotton, silk, wool…)
- Accessories’ producers (labels, buttons, zips, packaging…)
- Denim producers
- Design / pattern studios
An Attractive Platform Meeting The Needs of Fashion Professionals: Designers, couture, luxury or ready-to-wear brands, chain stores, garment manufacturers…
An International Dimension With a Middle East & Eastern Europe Orientation, based in Istanbul, a veritable hub and recognised regional fashion and market centre.

Kingpins Show @ Amsterdam 13-14 April, 2016
The Kingpins Show is an invitation-only, boutique denim sourcing show featuring a highly-edited selection of vendors that include denim and sportswear fabric mills from the U.S., Japan, China, India, Italy, Turkey, Egypt, Pakistan, Thailand, Spain and Mexico, wash houses, full package manufacturers, trim providers and business solutions. Kingpins, which launched in 2004, produces biannual shows in New York, Los Angeles, Hong Kong and Amsterdam.
CANTON FAIR @ Guangzhou 1-5 May, 2016
the 119th Canton Fair Guangzhou Phase 3

China Import and Export Fair, also known as the Canton Fair, is held biannually in Guangzhou every spring and autumn, with a history of 58 years since 1957. The Fair is a comprehensive one with the longest history, the highest level, the largest scale, the most complete exhibit variety, the broadest distribution of overseas buyers and the greatest business turnover in China.

Canton Fair attracts more than 24,000 China's best foreign trade companies with good credibility and sound financial capabilities, and 500 overseas companies to participate in the Fair.

Canton Fair is a platform for import and export mainly, with various and flexible patterns of trade. Beside traditional way of negotiating against samples, the Fair holds Canton Fair Online. Various types of business activities such as economic and technical cooperations and exchanges, commodity inspection, insurance, transportation, advertising, consultation, etc, are also carried out in flexible ways. Business people from all over the world are gathering in Guangzhou, exchanging business information and developing friendship.

EVTEKS @ Istanbul 17-21 May, 2016
EVTEKS EXPO, 22nd Istanbul International Home Textile Exhibition 2016 will be held between 17 May, 2016 and 21 May, 2016.
The location of the Trade Show, Fair and Exhibition is selected as CNR Expo Center.
EVTEKS EXPO, 22nd Istanbul International Home Textile Exhibition 2016 is regarded as one of the essential event on Textile, Home Textile, Carpets, Rugs, Kitchen Textiles, Curtains, Furnishing Fabrics and Wall Covering fields.
The number of attendees expected to participate in this Trade Show, Fair and Exhibition is close to 140000.
22nd Istanbul International Home Textile Exhibition 2016 is organized annually.
DENIM by Première Vision @ Barcelona 18-19 May, 2016
... for the stuff jeans are made of.

The one-stop-shop denim show: weavers, accessories' manufacturers, laundries, garments & finishings companies, fibers producers.

The international show for the upstream jeans sector has become the influential and essential rendezvous for professionals who underline it in their calendar every season. For some, it’s the ideal place to present their latest developments and a unique occasion to meet buyers from all over the world. For others, it’s the can’t-miss reference point to inspire and perfect their collections. Exhibitors and visitors are unanimous: today the show is an indispensable professional tool.

An essential meeting point and source of inspiration for international players in the denim industry, the leading show for the upstream jeanswear sector settled into Barcelona’s Fira Montjuïc last May, after building its success over the course of 13 Paris editions. This stimulating venue and city is in keeping with the spirit of Denim by Première Vision, with a culture, creativity and lifestyle that corresponds to the values and codes of the global denim community.

TISSU PREMIER @ Lille 25-26 May, 2016
Tissu Premier is a fast-response show for fashion brands and volume retailers. Tissu Premier’s offer focuses on one product area – fabrics - and brings buyers together with producers who specialize in meeting the needs of multiple fashion retailers and brands in Northern Europe.

Presenting the work of approximately 60 textile producers that specialize in supplying volume retail chains, Tissu Premier is a clearly defined sourcing event that responds to the needs of companies in the region. The exhibitors have been chosen by a committee of industry professionals to ensure they meet the needs of the market in terms of expertise, creativity, financial reliability, reactivity and flexibility.

ITM 2016 @ Istanbul 1-4 June, 2016
ITM 2016 International Textile, Yarn, Knitting, Weaving, Dyeing, Printing, Finishing and Hosiery Machineries, Sub-Industries and Chemicals Exhibition organized by Tüyap Fairs and Exhibitions Organization Inc & Teknik Fairs Ltd partnership with the Cooperation of TEMSAD (Turkish Textile & Machinery Industrialists Association) will be held at TÜYAP Fair Convention and Congress Center, Istanbul – Turkey. More than 1000 textile technology producer companies are presenting their latest models in operation. ITM is the largest exhibition in Turkey and in the region, is among the most important exhibition in the World.
CHINA HOMELIFE TURKEY @ Istanbul 2-4 June, 2016
China Homelife Turkey will be held from 2 to 4 June at the Istanbul Expo Center Yeşilköy. Main focused sectors of the event include textile, garment, home textile, building material, home appliance, household items, furniture, lighting products and kitchen & bathroom fittings.
China Homelife exhibition is an important opportunity for entrepreneurs who want to utilize the far eastern potential.” Turkey edition of the highly successful China sourcing event. China Homelife Global Series is held in Dubai, Brazil, Poland, Egypt, Jordan ,Kazakhstan and India since 2009.
During China Homelife fair 10,000 professional visitors from all over Turkey and Eurasia region will meet more than 600 exhibitors and hundreds high quality exclusive brands. Each exhibitor qualified through a quality control process.
PREMIUM @ Berlin 28-30 June, 2016
PREMIUM is an international fashion trade show for the high-fashion segment, taking place twice annually in the STATION-Berlin exhibition halls. With more than 60,000 visitors, some 1,500 collections on show, and approximately 23,000 square meters of exhibition space, PREMIUM is the only trade show in the world to bring together premium brands from the fashion and lifestyle sectors at this scale and level of quality. PREMIUM’s calling card: Each and every season, the most in-demand high-fashion collections, the most innovative products, and the most leading trends from around the globe are united in one place, from womenswear, menswear, denim, and sportswear to footwear and accessories like handbags and jewelry. The motto: quality over quantity. The means: consistent curatorial standards, continuous research, and the integration of new collections. The goal: providing clients with outstanding conditions for placing orders as well as the inspirational push to stay ahead in a very competitive market.
SHENZHEN INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR for APPAREL FABRICS and ACCESSORIES @ Shenzhen 7-9 July, 2016
Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen is one of the most cost-effective solutions to stay ahead of your competition. The Pavilion attracts key industry players to do business in the heart of China’s textile manufacturing region.You will have the opportunity to meet with high quality international textile suppliers and connect with garment manufacturers in the rapidly growing region.
THE LONDON TEXTILE FAIR @ London 13-14 July, 2016
The London Textile Fair is the UK’s premier platform for fashion fabrics and clothing accessories. TLTF provides manufacturers and their agents with the opportunity to showcase their products to the most influential buyers and designers on the UK fashion scene. Over 400 exhibitors at the January 2016 exhibition.
MUNICH FABRIC START @ Munich 30 August-1 September, 2016
As the earliest international textile trade show, MUNICH FABRIC START opens the new season twice yearly with a vast selection of collections ranging from plains to haute couture fabrics and accessories. Around 950 international suppliers from 35 countries, including many renowned fabric and accessories manufacturers, present some 1500 collections in Munich. They offer the textile and fashion industry a broad, strong portfolio to source for the new season.
Continuously raising the bar on inspiration, information and innovation, MUNICH FABRIC START has positioned itself as the leading trade show for textiles and accessories. Each season our rigorously selected portfolio draws around 20,000 visitors to Munich from across Europe, including buyers and designers for the most influential retailers and fashion brands.
BREAD & BUTTER @ Berlin 2-4 September, 2016
From 02nd - 04th September 2016, BREAD & BUTTER will take place at Arena Berlin.
TEXWORLD @ Paris 12-15 September, 2016
More than 850 exhibitors are expected at the next trade fair, from 12 to 15 September 2016. Texworld Paris will display a global range of fashion products from the major manufacturing countries of China, South Korea, India, Indonesia, Taïwan, Thailand, Turkey and Pakistan.

The September event is a very important time for the exhibitors, whether they be weavers, knitters or embroiderers, because brands generally view two collections there at once, for summer and initial trends for the winter. This explains the exceptional level of reservations, as all the exhibitors want to be certain of being able to show their new creations to customers.

PREMIÈRE VISION @ Paris 13-15 September, 2016
For 3 days, 2 times a year, at Paris-Nord Villepinte, the six major industries supplying materials and services to the global fashion industry, including : – Yarns, Fabrics , Leather , Designs , Accessories, Manufacturing – come together in Paris, the capital of fashion.

Première Vision Paris is an essential business hub, where 62,000 industry professionals from over 120 countries come together to share ideas, do business, work and build their new collections.

The show is also exceptionally inspiring, thanks to forward-looking fashion information that is vital to developing successful collections. 1,793 exhibitors from 30 countries present collections developed in close synergy with the needs of the fashion market and the timing of the apparel industry. A broad and complementary offer, guaranteeing visitors will find a rich array of products to match all needs, in a range of suitable prices.

INTERTEXTILE Apparel Fabrics Autumn Edition @ Shanghai 11-13 October, 2016
Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics is a comprehensive platform to showcase your supreme apparel fabrics and accessories. There are lots of business chances to meet potential customer, explore new market opportunities, learn about next season’s trends, and add value to your business. It is currently one of the biggest and most comprehensive apparel fabric and accessories exhibitions in the world.
With both the spring and autumn shows in Shanghai, this provides an excellent opportunity for overseas suppliers to build stronger relationships in the region and increase their presence in the market.
TEXFUSION @ London 19-20 October, 2016
After the success of the April 2016 edition – TEXFUSION – The London World Textile Fair – moves to a bigger venue. The show will be held at the Business Design Centre on the 19th and 20th of October 2016. The show will present a carefully-selected group of high-quality international companies.
TEXWORLD @ Istanbul 19-21 October, 2016
After the third edition of Texworld Istanbul in November 2015, the textile industry in Turkey and in the surrounding countries, is already looking forward to the next edition on 19-21th of October, 2016, of a sourcing event for apparel fabrics, new product developments, trends and merchandise.

Texworld Istanbul is an important event for professionals from all fields of the industry. If you are ready to be inspired by new fabrics, to be influenced by the trends from all four corners of the globe and introduced to a wide range of reliable, cutting-edge apparel fabrics manufacturers, then Texworld Istanbul is the right event for you.

PREMIÈRE VISION @ Istanbul 19-21 October, 2016
The premium Hub for Middle East & Eastern Europe Fashion 5th edition

A new show embodying all the Première Vision values: Quality, innovation and creative energy!
A selective, quality offer from Turkish and international companies (Italy, France…) selected by a Committee of industry professionals.
A complete offer to develop your collections from yarn to accessories. Creative and Innovative Collections From 180 Exhibitors:
- Yarn & fibre producers
- Fabric producers (cotton, silk, wool…)
- Accessories’ producers (labels, buttons, zips, packaging…)
- Denim producers
- Design / pattern studios
An Attractive Platform Meeting The Needs of Fashion Professionals: Designers, couture, luxury or ready-to-wear brands, chain stores, garment manufacturers…
An International Dimension With a Middle East & Eastern Europe Orientation, based in Istanbul, a veritable hub and recognised regional fashion and market centre.

HOME & TEX @ Istanbul 26-29 Oct, 2016
Home&Tex reveals the most coveted names in home fashion industry with a more enriched content.
Over 500 high-end exporter&importer brands present their latest collections in home textile, contract textile floor and wall covering, decorative accessories, houseware and lighting on 120,000 sqm area.
Interior designers, design&lifestyle stores, furniture showrooms, distributors, importers, contractors and hotels from Middle East, the Arabian Gulf, Russia, Turkic Republics, North Africa, America and Europe visit HOME&TEX.
CANTON FAIR @ Guangzhou 31 Oct-4 Nov, 2016
the 120th Canton Fair Guangzhou Phase 3

China Import and Export Fair, also known as the Canton Fair, is held biannually in Guangzhou every spring and autumn, with a history of 59 years since 1957. The Fair is a comprehensive one with the longest history, the highest level, the largest scale, the most complete exhibit variety, the broadest distribution of overseas buyers and the greatest business turnover in China.

Canton Fair attracts more than 24,000 China's best foreign trade companies with good credibility and sound financial capabilities, and 500 overseas companies to participate in the Fair.

Canton Fair is a platform for import and export mainly, with various and flexible patterns of trade. Beside traditional way of negotiating against samples, the Fair holds Canton Fair Online. Various types of business activities such as economic and technical cooperations and exchanges, commodity inspection, insurance, transportation, advertising, consultation, etc, are also carried out in flexible ways. Business people from all over the world are gathering in Guangzhou, exchanging business information and developing friendship.

INTERNATIONAL APPAREL & TEXTILE FAIR @ Dubai 14-15 November, 2016
International Apparel & Textile Fair hosted its fourth edition on 16th & 17th April 2016, followed by October 2015, April 2015 and April 2014 and now coming up with its new edition in Dubai World Trade Centre on the 14th and 15th of November
The United Arab Emirates is now becoming the world’s leading center for textile industry automation with the presence of about 200 apparel manufacturing companies. Accounting for about 5.5 percent of the world’s annual textile and clothing sales, the UAE has today become the world’s fourth largest trading center of fashion and apparel.
The two-day fair attracts textile manufacturers and designers from China, India, Pakistan, Turkey, Indonesia, Italy and other countries.
HEIMTEXTIL @ Frankfurt 10-13 January, 2017
International Trade Fair for Home and Contract Textiles

Heimtextil is the biggest international trade fair for home and contract textiles and the global benchmark for quality textiles of design and innovative functionality. Held over four days in January, it has been the sector's first trade fair of the year for decades and is the foremost platform for manufacturers, retailers and designers. From 10 to 13 January 2017, international exhibitors will present their products to trade visitors.