To address the needs of the technical textiles and fibrous materials market, Messe Frankfurt RUS will turn Techtextil Russia into an annual event.
According to textilesupdate.com, Techtextil Russia will be held in Moscow for the ninth time Feb. 20-22, 2017, at the fairground. Russian Textile Week (Feb. 20-23) will feature Techtextil Russia–International Trade Fair for Technical Textiles, Nonwovens and Protective Clothing (organized by Messe Frankfurt RUS); Inlegmash, an international exhibition for textile manufacturing and processing; CJF–Child and Junior Fashion Spring, a children’s fashion exhibition, and Interfabric, an international exhibition of fabric and textile materials.
The central event of the business program of the week will be an international forum of light industry—Legpromforum 2017—at which current issues, challenges and prospects for the industry in general and its most dynamic segments will be discussed at the highest governmental level. The production and effective use of the various types of technical textiles, scientific and economic aspects of the process will be discussed at the Techtextil Russia Symposium.
The organizers of Russian Textile Week are IEC Expocentre and the Russian Union of Entrepreneurs of Textile and Light Industry, the official partner is Messe Frankfurt RUS.
CPM Moscow, the largest fashion fair in Eastern Europe, will be held simultaneously with Russian Textile Week.