Texhibition Istanbul Fabric and Textile Accessories Fair opens doors for fifth edition

Texhibition Istanbul Fabric and Textile Accessories Fair opens for its fifth edition today, running from 6-8 March 2024. Playing host to 558 exhibitors, the show is expecting 30,000 visitors from over 100 countries, including the European Union, Great Britain, the USA, North Africa and the Middle East.

Texhibition Istanbul will once again bring together all components of the textile industry. The comprehensive overview features all product groups in the textile prepress sector, from woven fabrics, knitwear and denim to artificial leather and textile accessories. Due to popular demand, the fair has also expanded to five halls, including a new Yarn Hall.

Compared to the last event, the show has more than doubled its space to 35,000 sq. m.

Texhibition promises an impressive range of innovations, trends and high-quality products from all facets of the textile industry. It will also showcase the latest developments in the world of organic, sustainable, recycled and ecological fabrics.

Curated by Idil Tarzi and her creative team, the Texhibition Trend Area in Halls 4 and 5 presents the latest colour trends, materials and accessories. The Innovation Hub, meanwhile, showcases technological innovations that add value to textile production, from fibre to yarn and fabrics to clothing. Digital art installations also feature in the entrance area and throughout the trade fair.

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Seminars and workshops with industry experts will focus on current topics in the industry, including innovations, production processes and design developments.

The Turkish textile and apparel sectors achieved a total export value of 28.5 billion dollars in 2023. With an annual export of 12 billion dollars, the Turkish textile sector ranks 5th in global textile export and is the 2nd largest supplier to the EU.

Turkish fabrics and textile accessories are in demand worldwide thanks to their high quality, innovation, and commitment to sustainability in production. The Texhibition Istanbul Fabric, Yarn and Textile Accessories Fair promises not only an impressive variety of products but also an inspiring environment in which the future of the textile industry is being shaped.