Texpo 2005 opens at Expo Centre

Texpo 2005, an event dedicated to meeting the requirements of the regions apparel and allied industries, was inaugurated at Expo Centre Sharjah yesterday by Ahmed Mohamed Obaid Al Shamsi, Second Vice Chairman, Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

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Published: Tue 13 Sep 2005, 10:15 AM

Last updated: Wed 23 Nov 2022, 12:24 PM

The opening ceremony was attended by Mohammed Salem Al Mosharrekh, Board Member (SCCI), Fasahat Ali Khan, Acting Director General of Expo Centre Sharjah, directors of various government departments, and members of the diplomatic corps and trade associations.

"TEXPO 2005 is a one-stop sourcing platform for the regional apparel and allied industries for solutions and technology that will help bring down cost and improve quality of the products at the same time," said Mr. Ahmed Mohamed Obaid Al-Shamsi after the inauguration ceremony.

"For those Garment manufacturers across the region, including in the UAE, seeking specialisation to cope with competition post Quota 2005, TEXPO with cutting edge solutions and technology on display, is the ideal platform to tap," he added.

This year's TEXPO, with over 100 exhibitors from across the globe, is showcasing some of the latest solutions and technologies for the garment manufacturing industry as well for those engaged in tent making, upholstering, interior decoration, blind and awning manufacturing, furniture making, auto seat manufacturing, and boat building.

Some of the leading technology and solutions supplying companies for the apparel and allied industries participating in TEXPO 2005 are Al Borj Garment Machinery Trading Company Limited, Al Naseej Machines Trading Company LLC, Global Trading Company, Oubari Gulf, Qi Quali -Taiwan, Jyh Long-Taiwan, Pegasus Consultancy Private Limited, Hi- Tech Machinery Company, S&M-France, JCP-Hong Kong, Hangzhou Jingwei - China, Rashington-China, Swarovski Middle East FZE, and Transgulf Enterprises among others.

Texpo 2005 has on display the complete range of technology and products used by garment manufacturers and allied industries, including industrial & domestic sewing machines, knitting and hosiery machinery and accessories for the making up industry, pressing machines, industrial irons, ironing tables etc., embroidery machines, laboratory dyeing machinery, quality testing and measuring equipment, accessories, including machinery components, fasteners, threads, machine needles, raschel elastics, zippers, dyes & chemicals, tapes & ribbons, enzymes, softeners etc., yarns and fabrics, and more.

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