LAHORE: A three-day exhibition titled ’22nd Textile Asia International Trade Fair’ would commence from today (Friday) at the Lahore Expo Centre. The event has been organised by Pakistan-China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCJCCI) in collaboration with the E-Commerce Gateway Pakistan.
EGP President Dr Khursheed Nizam, while addressing a review meeting at the PCJCCI on Thursday, said that the exhibition would lead the way in delivering the most exquisite opportunities to all participants.
“The expo will highlight the buying and selling potential of textile & garment machinery, textile accessories, raw materials, dyes and chemicals, embroidery machines, power & air compressors and allied textile services,” he added. “More than 550 international brands will display their products in over 500 booths and over 450 foreign delegates from 27 countries, including China, France, Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Italy, Korea, Japan, Turkey, UK, USA will grace the auspicious event.”
Speaking on the occasion, PCJCCI President Shah Faisal Afridi hoped that the international trade fair would act as a source of motivation for the local businesses and industries.
“We will try to facilitate joint ventures between the international brand owners and local companies from Gujranwala, Lahore, Sialkot and Faisalabad, besides arranging training for engineers who manufacture spare parts for the textile sector,” he added.