Minister:(Commerce Minister inaugurates trade fair on March 9)

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Commerce Engr. Khurram Dastgir Khan will inaugurate the 15th International Textile Asia Trade Fair to be held at Karachi Expo Centre from March 09 to 11, 2016.

The Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA) is organizing this mega textile trade fair in Karachi in collaboration with Ecommerce Gateway Pakistan, where more than 65,000 trade and corporate visitors are expected to visit during three days.

The exhibition is aimed at focusing the immense buying and selling potential of textile and garment machinery, accessories, raw material supplies, chemicals and allied services under one roof.

PRGMEA Central chairman, Shaikh Mohammad Shafiq, said that thee-day mega event is being held to boost export of value-added sector by bringing latest garment technology at door step and this activity is being done to facilitate the exporters of not only Karachi but all over Pakistan.

He said the International Textile Asia Trade Show is one of the most and enduring events to be held for the 15th successive year. The trade fair is being organized at the most opportune time when the government is looking forward to modernize and upgrade the textile sector of the country for better quality products and enhanced productivity.

The trade fair will have more than 550 International Brands displaying their products in over 700 Booths and Over 500 foreign delegates mainly from Austria, China, Czech Republic, France, Germany, India, Italy,Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, UK, USA etc. will grace the event.