19th Textile Asia 2018 ends with great success
Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers & Exporters
Association (PRGMEA) and Ecommerce Gateway Pakistan have jointly
organized 19th Textile Asia 2018 - International Textile,
Garments Machinery and Clothing Trade Fair from 27th – 29th
March, 2018 at Karachi Expo Centre.
Mr. Mohammad Younus Dagha, Federal Secretary for Commerce,
Government of Pakistan alongwith Ms Li Yang - Vice Division
Director Department of Commerce of Zhejiang Province – China;
Han Chong, CEO - Zhejiang China Textile City Network Co. Ltd;
Mr. Inam Ullah Khan Dharejo - Secretary Trade Development
Authority of Pakistan; Mr. Shaikh Mohammad Shafiq - PRGMEA
Chairman (Central), Dr. Khursheed Nizam, President – Ecommerce
Gateway Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd. and Mr. Uzair Nizam, Project
Director Textile Asia inaugurated the exhibition by Multiple
Ribbon Cutting ceremony.
Mr. Mohammad Younus Dagha, Federal Secretary for Commerce
Government of Pakistan, said that the export of Pakistani
readymade garments has increased in the international market as
well as prices of Pakistani readymade garments have also
increased. He was of the view that the holding of this event
would be beneficial for the local textile industry and that
there would be enhancement in the country’s exports. The display
of the modern machinery will also benefit this sector and those
associated with the industry would also enhance their capacity.
On this occasion Ms Li Yang, Vice Division Director
Department of Commerce of Zhejiang Province said that the
purpose of holding Zhejiang Export Fair in Pakistan during the
period of 19th Textile & CFT Asia 2018 is to help the Pakistani
market for better understanding of Zhejiang textile & apparel
industry which will surely increase bilateral business and
PRGMEA Chairman (Central) Shaikh Mohammad Shafiq said that
this trade fair is expected to host more than 2,000 foreign
delegates as well as 65,000 visitors from trade and corporate
sector. The focus of this trade fair is value addition in the
textile industry to increase the export of our value-added
textile and garment products.
More than 1,000 International Brands displayed their products
in over 800 Booths from 27 countries including Austria, China,
Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, Korea, Japan, Turkey,
UK, and USA.
President Ecommerce Gateway Pakistan, Dr. Khursheed Nizam
said that 19th Textile Asia is a UFI (Paris) approved textile
trade fair. Adding to it, Mr. Uzair Nizam, Project Director
Textile Asia told us that this trade fair showcases immense
buying selling potential of textile, garment and allied
industries and is poised to introduce overseas suppliers of
textile and garment materials, accessories & parts and machinery
to the textile and garment industry of Pakistan.