SaigonTex 2019 confirmed the global significance of Vietnam’s textile and apparel industry
Vietnam's major Textile Fair SaigonTex took place from 10 – 13 April 2019 at SECC in Ho-Chi-Minh City. The event was booked by over 1,000 exhibitors from 25 countries and recorded a slight increase with about 27,000 visitors compared to the last year’s edition. The team of ILLIES VIETNAM presented its Textile Portfolio and the technological solutions of its leading partners Karl Mayer, Oerlikon Manmade Fibers, Itema, Terrot, Thies, Rieter & Graf. In general, SaigonTex 2019 confirmed the global significance of Vietnam’s textile and apparel industry
The Vietnamese textile and apparel industry is expected to grow by 11.5% annually until 2020
At the booth in Hall A1, ILLIES welcomed local and foreign customers from Korea, Italy, Turkey and Taiwan and established numerous new contacts. Most especially the new portfolio from Rieter attracted many interested visitors; showing the positive response of the market to this service extension. SaigonTex 2019 proves the competitiveness of the Vietnamese market and strengthens the forecast of VITAS (Vietnam Textile and Apparel Association), that the Vietnamese textile and apparel industry is expected to grow at an average rate of 11,5% annually until 2020.