Kahramanmaraş, which is rapidly growing with the investments and received incentives which were made in recent years in the textile industry, will be host textile machinery exhibition with a name of “KTM2014” in between 23-25 October 2014.
As a result of the intense interest from domestic and international companies, 90 percent of exhibition space has booked from companies in KTM2014.
Textile Machinery Exhibition, which will be held on 23-25 October 2014 in Kahramanmaraş Exhibition Center (KAFUM), will bring together representatives of domestic and foreign textile sector. The exhibition will be organized by “ECR Exhibition”. The organization which will be held in Kahramanmaraş, where it is located in the hearth of the textile industry, will comprise far beyond an exhibition.
KTM 2014 Textile Machinery Exhibition will bring together the leading names in the textile sector in Kahramanmaraş where 70 % of Turkish textile and apparel production is made and it targets to be the most important fairs with its location among others. Kahramanmaraş, which is the meeting spot for the heart of textile and garment manufacturing cities such as Adana, Osmaniye, Gaziantep, Niğde, Kayseri, Malatya, Şanlıurfa and Adıyaman, is an important center for an exhibition.
Kahramanmaraş, which have made significant progress in the textile sector, produces Turkey’s 30 % of yarn, 13 % of woven and knitted fabrics alone. With the incentives received between the years 2011-2013, the city which is host to 15 % of their textile investment in Turkey and with this, the production equals 20 % of total production in Turkey (14 billion TL). So it’s get high attention.
KTM2014 will bring the international machinery manufacturers to the region
The fair, which is notably Germany and Belgium, China, France, Japan, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, England, India, Korea and Taiwan's machine producers booked for the participation, was planned as a niche organization. Also concurrent B2B meetings with KTM2014 to ensure companies meeting with each other are planning. Besides 2nd International Textile Summit symposium will be held concurrently with the exhibition KTM2014 by Kahramanmaraş Chambers of Commerce and Industry. Last year, the first International Textile Summit held in trust of Eastern Mediterranean Development Agency, had made opening by İsmail Gülle, the Istanbul Textile and Raw Materials Exporters' Union (İTHİB) chairman with Zeki Kıvanç, the Mediterranean Textiles and Raw Materials Exporters Association (ATHİB) chairman together. 750 people from industry had followed the symposium which takes great interest.
Product Groups to be displayed in the exhibition;
-Yarn and Yarn preparation machinery, auxiliary machinery and accessories
-Twisting and winding machines, auxiliary machinery and accessories
-Technical textiles and nonwovens machinery, spare parts and components
- Weaving preparation and weaving machinery, auxiliary machinery and accessories
- Knitting Machines (Flat & Round), weft, warp knitting machines and accessories
-Embroidery machinery, auxiliary machinery and accessories
-Dyeing and finishing machines, textile chemicals, laboratory equipment and accessories
-Digital printing machines and accessories
-Apparel machinery and accessories