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Smarter Textile.Better Life
ShanghaiTex 2019 Grandly Opens Today
Publish Date: 11-25 2019


As a four-day China's textile industry's biennial event, The 19th International Exhibition on Textile Industry (ShanghaiTex 2019) grandly opens at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre today (25 Nov). Under the theme of “Smarter Textile.Better Life”, the show covers nine exhibition halls with a total area of 100,000 sq.m, which gathered more than 1,200 international exhibitors to showcase the latest innovations in textile technology and machinery, including knitting & hosiery, spinning/man-made fibre, weaving, digital printing, dyeing and finishing etc. Other than showcase, a range of concurrent events will be organized during the shows, topics include “Artificial Intelligence”,“Wearable Technology” and“Start Up” in the newly established “Textech Galaxy”. Also, following the success of previous edition, “The 2nd Shanghai International Textile Intelligent Manufacturing Forum” will introduce the whole chain of the technical manufacturing process and showcase the AI textile products, adding new elements to the show and leading the textile fashion industry to a whole new level. At the same time, The 2nd Artificial Intelligence on Fashion & Textile International Conference (AIFT 2019) will also be organized in ShanghaiTex 2019 as a new event, bringing new atmosphere to the show.

Wang Tiankai, the Former Chairman of China National Textile and Apparel Council, Gao Yong, Secretary of the Party Committee of China National Textile and Apparel Council, Yang Jichao, Vice Chairman of China National Textile and Apparel Council, Xu Yingxin, Vice Chairman of China National Textile and Apparel Council / Executive Vice Chairman of Sub-Council of Textile Industry, China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT TEX), Liu Haitao, President of China Hi-Tech Group (CHTC), Ye Maoxin, Vice President of China Hi-Tech Group (CHTC) / Chairman of the Board and General Manager of China Textile Machinery Group and the textile associations and VIPs from 13 cities and regions in China visited the whole exhibition with the the guide from Tong Jisheng, Chairman of the Board of Orient International (Holding) Co., Ltd., Zhu Yong, President of Orient International (Holding) Co., Ltd., Zhou Minhao, Chairman of Council for the Promotion of International Trade Shanghai, Gu Chunting, Vice Chairman of Council for the Promotion of International Trade Shanghai and Mr. Stanley Chu, Chairman of The Adsale Group.



Some of the exhibitors: (not in any particular order)

Spinning, Man-made Fibre & Techtextile Machinery Zone:
SAVIO/MESDAN/LOEPFE, TRÜTZSCHLER, MURATA, SAURER, OERLIKON, CHINA TEXTILE MACHINERY(GROUP)CO.,LTD, HICORP MACHINERY(QINGDAO)CO.,LTD, HENAN HAOCHANG COMBING MACHINE JOINT-STOCK CO.,LTD, HUBEI TIANMEN TEXTILE MACHINERY CO.,LTD and SOBONE INTELLIGENT EQUIPMENT CO.,LTD etc.

Spare Parts and Accessories For Textile Machinery Zone: JINAN TIANQI TECHNICAL BELTS CO.,LTD, WENZHOU DARONG TIXITLE INSTRUMENT CO.,LTD, WUXI NO.2 RUBBER CO.,LTD, WUXI LANXIANG RUBBER CO., LTD and FORDATA(SHANGHAI)LTD. etc.

Weaving Machinery Zone: JAGUAR, ATLAS COPCO, QINGDAO HAIJIA MACHINERY CO.,LTD, YONGXUSHENG MECHANICAL AND ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY(CHANGZHOU) CO.,LTD, XUZHOU HENGHUI BRAIDING MACHINE CO.,LTD, JIANGYIN HUAFANG NEW TECHNOLOGY AND SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH CO.,LTD and CHANGSHU TEXTILE MACHINERY WORKS CO.,LTD etc.

Knitting & Hosiery Machinery Zone: NINGBO CIXING, GROZ-BECKERT, SAMSUNG KNITTING NEEDLE, DINEMA S. P. A., LEADSFON, MAYER & CIE (SHANGHAI), WELLKNIT, TERROT GMBH, JIANGSU JINLONG TECHNOLOGY CO.,LTD, XIN GANG TEXTILE MACHINERY CO., LTD., QUANZHOU BAIYUAN MACHINERY SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CO.,LTD, NINGBO BEWORTH TEXTILE MACHINERY CO.,LTD, YANTEX (YANTAI) PRECISION TEXTILE ACCESSORIES CO., LTD. etc.

Dyestuff & Textile Chemicals / Printing, Dyeing & Finishing Machinery / Digital Printing Machinery Zone: CHTC FONG’S, EFI REGGIANI, ITACA, GOFRONT STARLAM, MS PRINTING SOLUTION, KONICA MINOLTA, SEDO, DUPONT, HANGZHOU IMAGE TECHNOLOGY CO.,LTD, UNION INT'L (SHANGHAI) TRADING CO., LTD., HUMAN DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY(JIASHAN)CO.,LTD, SHANGHAI WIT-COLOR DIGITAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY CO., LTD., SHENZHEN RUNTIANZHI DIGITAL EQUIPMENT CO., LTD., YOANTION INDUSTRIAL INC.,LTD, JIANGSU YINGYOU TEXTILE MACHINERY CO.,LTD, ZHEJIANG HIK MACHINERY CO.,LTD, TEXPRO&STENTEX MACHINERY TECHNOLOGY CO.,LTD, HANGZHOU SUNGLOW ISASI CO.,LTD,

A Range of Concurrent Events

Exploring the Future Trends of Textile

Today’s highlighed events include Textech Inno Talk (I), Shanghai International Textile Intelligent Manufaturing Forum and The 2nd Wearable Technology X Textile Design Competition (WTTDC), exploring the technology application of textile fashion and the infinite possibilities of industrial innovation, which in turn opens up new opportunities for the textile and fashion industry.

The rest of the event for the next three days include: The 2nd Artificial Intelligence on Fashion & Textile International Conference (AIFT 2019), Mapping Sustainable Fashion & Textile – The Denim Chapter, The International Healthcare and Textile Sci-Tech Innovation Conference and the 2019 Fashion Printing Global Digital Printing Summit Forum etc, which focus on the elements of “Heathy textile”, “Sustainable Denim” and “Digital Printing”.

Furthermore, The 2nd Artificial Intelligence on Fashion & Textile International Conference (AIFT 2019), jointly organized by the ShanghaiTex 2019 and the Institute of Textiles & Clothing, the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, is the highlight concurrent event under “Textech Galaxy”, introducing AI as the new star and challenge in the textile and fashion industry, leading the industry to “Industry 4.0” and “New Retail Era”. The scope of the papers include: Internet of things, Textile and apparel supply chain modeling, Textile material defect detection, Textile material color measurement, Smart textile products, 3D image modeling for fitting, Retail sales replenishment and Fashion sales forecasting etc.



Numer of Key Buyers and Associations
Visiting ShanghaiTex 2019

The exhibition successfully invited more than 20 international associations and buyer delegations to visit ShanghaiTex 2019 today, including Taiwan Textile Federation, Indonesian Textile Industries Association, Malaysian Knitting Manufacturers Association, Russian Textile Association, South Korean Buyer Delegation and Ukrainian Buyer Delegation etc. On the other hand, the Chinese associations and delegations include Hang Zhou Garment Industry Association, Zhejiang Cotton Textile Association, Yuhang Textile, Natong Teijin, Luthai Textile and Sunrise Group.

VIP Delegation from Taiwan


VIP Delegation from India


Chinese Association


Chinese Delegation


Three More Days to Visit the Fair

The show is full of international visitors from a number of countries and regions today. ShanghaiTex 2019 will be opened from today till 28 Nov 2019, we welcome anyone in the textile industry to pre-register at the onsite counter and join us!



Website: http://www.ShanghaiTex.cn

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