Egytex: International Apparel and Home Textile Sourcing Trade
Mrs. Gerta Mamaj (Project Director) or: Ms. Mai Al-Tawam
(Assistant Project Director).
[email protected] or
+02 27365311 - 27353844
About the Fair:
“EGYTEX 2008" Trade Fair is the largest and the only
internationally established trade show in
Egypt for manufacturers of Fibers, Yarns, Fabrics,
Apparel, Home Textiles and Accessories. Providing a display of
the full spectrum of the supply chain involved in the textile
manufacturing; thus offering extensive choices for an advanced
and complete chain on the production aspects of the textile
products. The ultimate goal of “Egytex 2008" Trade Fair is the
increase of trade relations from and to
Egypt under a professional event which attracts a vast
range of international and local buyers.
Taking place in
Cairo since 1997 the fair managed to impress a lot of
exhibitors locally and internationally from different countries
around the world, such as:
England , France, Germany, USA, Turkey,
Korea , India, Pakistan,
Syria , Jordon,
United Arab Emirates ,
Morocco , and
Saudi Arabia .
The exhibition is strategically placed in the trading hub of the
Middle East and the Mediterranean area, stressing on the
region's demand for trade and competitive priced products under
a complete vertical integrated Textile Industry.
Asia , EU and the Middle East region will display their
products and services in the industries of ready-made garments,
spinning, weaving, fabric dyeing, accessories, quality control
services, financial and insurance institutions.
“EGYTEX 2008" aims to provide its visitors with extensive
choices in Textile products and resources in order to have an
advanced and unlimited series on the production aspects of
manufacturing, as well as more alternatives on final products.
Also for its visitors “Egytex 2008" Trade Fair is the access
spot and a great opportunity to grasp a clear visualization on
the Egyptian Textile Industry and have extensive choices in
Textile products and resources. Not to mention that it's playing
an essential role in promoting business negotiations and
transactions. “Egytex 2008" is a perfect platform to help buyers
find solutions for their sourcing needs.
Like all times “Egytex 2008" will once again be a great mix of
Sprit and Style!
Fiber and Yarns: Natural and man-made yarns, structured in
separate segments, and incorporated into these are the local and
the international products.
An opportunity for Egyptian and international fiber and yarn
manufacturers to exhibit their latest fibers and yarn
collections and to meet professionals. The show caters to the
entire fiber and yarn industry including yarns for apparel
textiles, home textiles, upholstery and interiors textiles.
Natural and Man-Made Fabrics: Woven and knitted, natural,
man-made and mixed fabrics, integrated into these are the
classic constructions and the fashionable and innovative
designs. An excellent platform where visitors will get exposed
to various alternate raw and finished materials available from
indigenous and international sources. The exhibition will be an
ideal display place to develop, interact, nurture and strengthen
direct contacts with thousands of Egyptian and international
weavers and knitters.
Apparel and Home Textile: "Egytex 2008" is a strategic sourcing
platform involving all the Egyptian Apparel and Home Textile
manufacturers as exhibitors, focused on offering complete
purchasing solutions, thus continuing to promote the Egyptian
textile clothing industry competitive power, and driving the
textile clothing industry to develop the new tendency. Featuring
hundreds of manufacturers of men's, women's, children's apparel,
and home textiles, “Egytex 2008" offers a unique opportunity for
textile manufacturers to implement the benefits granted to
Egypt from signing two strategically important
agreements; the QIZ (Free Trade Agreement with USA) and the
Accessories: Labels, buttons, zippers, interlinings, hangers,
ribbons and all other needed accessories in the Textile and
Clothing industry have a well structured spot in "Egytex 2008".
Egyptian and international accessories' suppliers will display
new technology, state-of-the-art equipments, materials and
services, and expand business to and from this lucrative market.
Egytex is an annual Trade Fair but last year wasn't held.
The last Egytex that was held was in 2006, which was called:
Egytex 2006, it had 130 Exhibitor, 476 buyers and 278 buying
agents representing all major markets for Egypt's textile and
clothing exports. Apart from sizeable representation from
leading companies catering to the markets in U.S.A., U.K.,
Spain , France, Germany and
Italy , there were buyers from Australia, New Zealand,
South Africa ,
Saudi Arabia ,
China visiting the three day event.
Continuing its steady growth the 24% increase in number of
buyers/buying agents as well as participants in this edition of
the fair compared to the last Egytex 2004 fair strongly
indicates the increasing importance of Egytex, both from the
exhibitors and the buyer's point of view.
The 6th edition of Egytex held from 9th to 11th of May, 2005 saw
participation of 130 exhibitors who showcased their best variety
in yarns, fabrics, apparel, home textile and accessories for an
impressive audience that included 476 overseas buyers and 278
buying agencies. The encouraging traffic of visitors indicated
Egypt is being looked upon as a major source of apparel
worldwide and the Egytex Trade Fair is an ideal platform not
only to initiate business but also to understand the high
potential and capabilities of the Egyptian textile and garment
industry to match the best in the world.