2006 / I BECAME AN EFFECTIVE INTERNATIONAL PLATFORM
FOR ITS EXHIBITORS AND 17,798 INTERNATIONAL BUYERS
International Textile and Accessories Exhibition
Texgate 2006 / I, has been held at CNR Expo in 09 -11 March 2006.
Texgate 2006 / I became a highly efficient meeting platform for all the manufacturers who were the exhibitors of the fair, by gathering them together with an important visitor population. There were numerous international brands among the visitors such as Diesel, H&M;, STEFANEL, Armani, Sixty, Adidas, George and GAAT.
Texgate 2006 / I has been visited by 17,798 professionals, 926 of whom were overseas visitors; while hosting 243 domestic and 36 overseas manufacturers of fabric and accessories such as denim, cotton, linen, silk and polyester manufacturers has been performed with companies.
Purchasing specialists from England, Spain, Italy, Greece, Bulgaria, Germany, France, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Russia, Jordan, Morocco, Palestine, Tunisia, Egypt, Algeria, Syria, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia who were the main target audience of the marketing implementations, visited
Texgate 2006 / I and made sound business contacts with the exhibitors.
The Hosted Buyer Program of International Sales Team of ITF Inc. and Purchasing Specialists Program of DTM were also the reinforcing factors for the high caliber visitor profile of
Texgate 2006 / I.
Now the Textile and Clothing Sectors all over the world are looking forward to
Texgate 2006 / II which will be held on 28-30 September, 2006, again at
CNR EXPO, Istanbul.
Just Behind the Texgate
CNR Holding, with its 20 years expertise on fair organizations, is remarkably experienced on operating with the Textile Sectors of both Turkey and many other countries all over the world.
The Textile Fairs of CNR Group of Companies, beginning in 1993, have always contributed to the Textile Sector of Turkey as being the most active platforms for its exportations.
Due to the latest developments in the World Textile Market, CNR Holding, with a hot cooperation with the leaders of the Turkish Textile Sector, has just decided to broaden its horizons for the textile market with a brand new concept through Texgate.
Texgate's vision is to become a new focal point for textile business in the region covering Russia-Caucus Countries-Middleeast-Northern Africa and all the countries behind. Thus, it aims to be the most effective and efficient solution providing meeting point by creating a sinergy in the region.
Texgate is an entry point to the opportunities of meeting new and close markets for international textile companies.
Why Turkey is the
Keyplayer of the Global
As being in the crossroads of Europe and Asia, Turkey is not only a local player of Clothing and Textile Industry, but also the main domain of supply for Russia-Caucus Countries-Middleeast-Northern Africa Region. Due to this status, Turkey plays a critical role within the global network of supply for clothing and textile.
Turkey, with its capability to supply an integrated package of products and services from cotton to thread, and to textile; and with its near location to its primary market
(i.e. Europe), is within the first three countries in textile exportation. Turkeys production capacity, multitude of raw material (e.g. cotton), low labor costs and investments to modernization of industry are the main reasons behind its success and power within the Textile Industry.
Turkey has always been among the leading countries on cotton production and the third largest mohair producer in the world. But more importantly, the country has a very powerful artificial textile sector, reportedly with the sixth largest capacity of the world in synthetic textile. Thefore, along with its traditional/natural production in textile sektor, Turkey is an expert on the trendy production lines of the sector.
In the year 2005, the textile exports of the country, valued at nearly US $ 4.8 billion, was the 6.5 percent of total exports of Turkey.
Competitive Advantages of Turkish Textile Industry
Large variety of designs and colors
Loyalty to delivery dates
Ability to work with all currencies
Flexible payment terms
Good packing and efficient delivery
second largest country in textile and garments
Being an organic part of the global textile industry
for the last 60 years in addition to the heritage of
Forces Behind the Industry
Turkey is the seventh largest cotton producer
of the world
Cotton is still the most important raw material
needed in textiles
Producers in Turkey employ a highly experienced
and skilled workforce
Europe is the most active market for textiles and
Turkey is advantageously close to this market
Turkish Textile Industry belongs to the Customs
Union with the EU.
industry has a superior and a high
technical / technological infrastructure.
While methods and philosophies were changing
globally within the textile sectors, Turkish
businessmen had already been experienced in the
expert level in terms
of both experience and know-how.