“IGATEX Pakistan 2017 welcomes visitors to
another remarkable show
of textile technology.”
Khan Tanoli, CEO, FAKT Exhibitions Pvt. Ltd.
On behalf of the entire team, it gives me a great sense of
pride to be part of the IGATEX Pakistan 2017- The 11th
International Garment, Textile Machinery & Accessories
Exhibition & Conference taking place at Karachi Expo Centre from
26th to 29th April 2017 organised by. FAKT Exhibitions. This
trade show has the distinction of being one of the largest
exhibitions of its kind in the region and attracts more than 550
exhibitors with international participation from over 35
countries. IGATEX Pakistan has always served as a bridge between
international and local manufacturers and exhibitors thereby
facilitating sales leads, further strengthening their brand
awareness and adding value to the overall economy.
Over the past decade, IGATEX Pakistan has contributed to
developing the trade between industry professionals and by
increasing the pace of technological innovations that are
adopted by the industry. Even though in the past couple of years
the industry has seen some major ups and downs, but what is
noteworthy is that the textile industry has taken a proactive
approach to planning for the future and the timely adoption of
state-of-art machinery which has helped in keeping the industry
at par with international standards.
The technology brought by the exhibitors to IGATEX Pakistan
has always proven to be economical, easy to use and provides
economies of scale, that have further helped our industry to
innovate and to offer new products to international buyers.
Pakistani textile products have gained significant market
share by exporting to the EU, the Americas and the Middle East.
The textile sector serves as a critical economic component of
Pakistan’s developing economy as one of the largest exporters of
textile products and also as a major importer of textile related
With a very strong participation from Italy, Germany,
Switzerland, Belgium, Japan and China, IGATEX Pakistan is once
again an international showcase of technology for Pakistan’s
textile industry with a record number of exhibitors having fully
functional machines on display for the benefit of their valued
customers and visitors.
At IGATEX Pakistan 2017 we are committed to producing results
for the industry as a whole in terms of introducing the latest
machinery, equipment to manufacturers. Trade visitors also have
access to a vast array of options and choices to undertake
decisions in terms of procurement, business modeling and buying
& selling activities.
A number of special events are planned by the exhibitors
during the event including, customer events organised by
companies and their agents.
A technical seminar on Friday, the 28th April being organised
by FAKT Exhibitions highlights the prowess of Italian textile
technology on display at IGATEX Pakistan 2017.
In conclusion, I would like to extend a very warm welcome to
all our exhibitors, visitors, media partners and strategic
partners to IGATEX Pakistan 2017 and hope everyone has a