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ITM 2024 opens doors to visitors from 74 countries

Grand meeting of textile technology leaders opens in Istanbul.

6th June 2024

Knitting Industry
 |  Istanbul, Turkey

Knitted Outerwear, Technical Textiles

Bringing together textile technology leaders, global investors and industry professionals from all over the world, ITM 2024 Exhibition opened its doors with a record number of exhibitors and visitors from 74 countries in Istanbul this week. Attracting thousands of international visitors on Tuesday, the first day of the exhibition, the show is preparing to break new records in terms of company diversity, and numbers of exhibitors and visitors.

The opening ceremony was attended by the presidents of associations and unions from Turkey and around the world, as well as senior executives of many local and foreign companies. Necip Güney, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Teknik Fairs, said that although it was the first day of the fair, the organisers were very happy that international visitors from 74 countries came to ITM 2024 Exhibition.

Stating that thousands of professional visitors and global investors will visit ITM 2024 Exhibition for 5 days, Güney said: “The interest shown in our exhibition on the first day made us and our exhibitors very happy. The intense interest shows that we will host thousands of international visitors from Europe to Asia, from the Middle East to North Africa, from Turkic Republics to the Balkans.”

“We manage ITM Exhibitions with a professional team of approximately 1000 people. The increase in the number of exhibitors and visitors every year shows that our efforts have not been in vain. I would like to thank all our industry stakeholders and teammates who contributed to this success. I would also like to express my gratitude to our valuable exhibitors and visitors who came from miles away to witness this great meeting in our country.”

Textile technology leaders make world launches

ITM 2024 will host the world launches of leading brands in the field of textile technology. Aiming to create a billion-euro business with machine sales and new collaborations, ITM 2024 aims to accelerate the textile machinery industry.

Organised with the motto 'Discover the Future' this year, ITM 2024 Exhibition is offering an unmissable opportunity for those who want to discover the latest innovations in the sector, establish new business contacts and shape the textile world of the future together.

Delegations and global textile investors from many countries where textiles are active such as Pakistan, Bangladesh, Uzbekistan, India and Egypt will prefer ITM 2024 Exhibition. Company owners who will be able to get information from experts about the technologies they will use in their factories will develop their products and direct their investments.

Sustainable denim technologies

 The 'Denim Technologies Special Section', which will enable companies in the denim sector to introduce their sustainable innovations and latest technologies to the whole world, will guide customers and brands looking for reliable information on sustainable products. The specialized hall, where the latest technologies for the sector will be exhibited; will also offer a great opportunity for its visitors.

Technical Textiles at HIGHTEX 2024

HIGHTEX 2024 International Technical Textiles and Nonwovens Exhibition, the first and only exhibition of its kind in Turkey, is organised simultaneously with ITM 2024. The show, which hosts nonwoven products, raw materials used in production and the latest technologies in the field of technical textiles, will accelerate the technical textile industry thanks to new collaborations. HIGHTEX 2024 will showcase a wide range of products from medical textiles produced with advanced technology to high-performance materials used in the aviation and automotive industry, from hygiene products to innovative solutions developed for the agriculture and food industry.

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