Forthcoming Indian & International Fairs

May 2019

CHINA KEQIAO INTERNATIONAL TEXTILES, FABRICS & ACCESSORIES EXHIBITION 2019
May 06, 2019 to May 08, 2019
China Keqiao International Textiles, Fabrics & Accessories Exhibition 2019 will exhibit a product range that includes textiles, fabrics and accessories. It is attended by leading buyers, wholesalers/dealers, manufacturers, corporate decision makers and marketing professionals from around the world.
VENUE I China Textile City International Convention & Exhibition Center
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Keqiao, Zhejiang, China

APPAREL SOURCING SHOW 2019
May 14, 2019 to May 16, 2019
The Apparel Sourcing Show will showcase an overview of the industry’s best skills and expertise, resulting in the production of high-added value garments. Visitors will have the opportunity to appreciate how the supply chain consolidates in this part of the hemisphere and the many competitive advantages of producing here.
VENUE I El Grand Tikal Futura Hotel, Calzada Roosevelt
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Guatemala City, Guatemala

TECHTEXTIL GERMANY 2019
May 14, 2019 to May 17, 2019
Techtextil is the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwoven garments. The event shows the future of the textile industry. The numerous innovations presented by the exhibitors demonstrate what is possible with technical textiles and nonwovens today and in the future. Techtextil is far more than a successful ordering event. This is where new projects and partnerships are initiated, where visionary objectives are conceived and implemented. The high number of international trade visitors explains why the event is of unique value to all the target groups in the sector. Interest in new technical solutions is growing continuously, releasing tremendous sales and turnover potential. Participants are invited to exploit the opportunities available in order to make contact with all the players in the global marketplace.
VENUE I Frankfurt am Main
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Frankfurt, Germany

COPENHAGEN FASHION SUMMIT 2019
May 15, 2019 to May 16, 2019
Copenhagen Fashion Summit, the world’s leading business event on sustainability in fashion, provides an opportunity to attendees to gain knowledge, share experiences and discover innovative solutions. It presents an outstanding line-up of high-level keynote speakers who will talk on the most urgent environmental, social and ethical issues. One can also look forward to the release of the annual Pulse of the Fashion Industry report, a presentation on Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 3 Good Health and Well- being and SDG 5 Gender Equality, as well as several facilitated networking sessions and panel debates on the most critical topics facing the industry today.
VENUE I The Copenhagen Concert Hall
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Copenhagen, Denmark

APPAREL TEXTILE SOURCING MIAMI 2019
May 20, 2019 to May 22, 2019
Apparel Textile Sourcing Miami gives an opportunity to participants to meet and network with top apparel producers and experts. This is an incredible source of innovation and education, and resources are what keep trade moving. The event will attract designers, brands and retailers who will gain a platform for discovering what they need in order to move their business forward.
VENUE I STATION I Mana Wynwood Convention Center
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I I Miami, Florida, USA

ANPIC FAIR OF AMERICA 2019
May 22, 2019 to May 24, 2019
Anpic Fair of America is an event for the global fashion industry. Fashion shows and shoe exhibitions provide the necessary glamour in the products. This event exhibits products like clothes, shoes, accessories, equipment and technologies such as machines and equipment for textile, clothing etc. in the lifestyle and fashion, textiles, fabrics and yarns industries.
VENUE I Courtyard by Marriott Leon, The Poliforum
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I León, Guanajuato, Mexico

June 2019

DALLAS APPAREL AND ACCESSORIES MARKET - 2019
Jun 05, 2019 to Jun 08, 2019
Dallas Apparel and Accessories Market 2019 provides an excellent platform for apparel and fashion accessories businesses to build business contacts and it helps producers, manufacturers, importers and exporters to network with international traders and wholesalers. Exhibitors at the show will get a unique scope for business promotion in the global market.
VENUE I Dallas Market Center
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Dallas, USA

MODA 2019
Jun 09, 2019 to Jun 11, 2019
MODA is an upscale event providing a concise mix of modern, contemporary, ready-to-wear collections that showcase some of the most desired names in the industry. In a refined and elegant environment, MODA creates an inspiring place to conduct business and to network, giving retailers the opportunity to discover everything from the latest trends to updated classics.
VENUE I Jacob K Javits Convention Center, West 34th Street
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I New York, USA

APPAREL, TEXTILE & FOOTWEAR (ATF) TRADE EXHIBITION 2019
Jun 12, 2019 to Jun 14, 2019
The main objective of the International Apparel, Textile & Footwear (ATF) Import Trade Exhibition of South Africa 2019 is to offer foreign manufacturers and suppliers as well as local importers in the apparel, textile and footwear industries a truly effective opportunity to make contact with Southern African buyers from the large chain stores, independent retailers, mini chains, boutiques, specialised stores as well as other important industry decision makers. Local importers will also be able to reinforce business with existing customers, explore trade opportunities with other African countries and discuss potential agency agreements with international manufacturers at the show.
VENUE I Cape Town International Convention Centre
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Cape Town, South Africa

GARMENT SHOW OF INDIA 2019
Jun 15, 2019 to Jun 17, 2019
Garment Show of India is a show whose main objective is to bring an array of manufacturers, retailers, distributors, brands, fashion designers and online retailers under one roof and change the sourcing dynamics. This event showcases women’s wear including suits, saris, lehengas and other ethnic wear, men’s wear including casual, formal and ethnic wear, babies and children’s wear, sportswear, lingerie, and accessories from the apparel and fashion industries. India represents a good opportunity for international retailers in single-brand retail, cash-and-carry, and e-commerce, as the country appears to be on the cusp of a strong growth phase over the next five years.
VENUE I Pragati Maidan
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I New Delhi, India

FASHION CONNECT 2019
Jun 27, 2019 to Jun 29, 2019
Fashion Connect is Bengaluru’s leading event which connects clothing brands and contract manufacturers with the entire retail fraternity. Besides being a platform for sourcing, the event also disseminates information on fashion trends with an eye on the future.
VENUE I The LaLiT Ashok Bangalore, Kumara Park East, Sheshadripuram
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Bengaluru, India

July 2019

PREMIUM INTERNATIONAL FASHION TRADE SHOW BERLIN 2019
Jul 02, 2019 to Jul 04, 2019
Premium International Fashion Trade Show is a world-class event, which exhibits products casual wear, ladies wear, men’s wear, textiles, fabrics, fashion accessories, silk and ethnic fabrics/garments, machines and equipment for the fashion industry, fashion institutes and designers, fashion publications, media and services, lingerie and shoes, as well as fine fragrances and cosmetics, etc. in the apparel, clothing, lifestyle and fashion industries. A major trade show for advanced contemporary fashion, Premium International Fashion Trade Show has been an inspirer and its brilliance and dynamism has set it apart from other trade shows around the world.
VENUE I STATION Berlin, Luckenwalder Strasse 4-6
DEMOGRAPHY I National
CITY I Berlin, Germany

THE 19TH CHINA INTERNATIONAL FASHION BRAND FAIR
Jul 04, 2019 to Jul 06, 2019
The 19th China International Fashion Brand Fair features international brand clothing and apparel trade fairs actively seeking change. With brand orientation, original products, commercial lending, and trend leading as the core positioning, more than 1,000 elite brand dealers/designers and over 20 forum activities are presenting in the same period.
VENUE I Shenzhen Convention & Exhibition Center, Fuhua 3rd Road, Futian CBD, Futian
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Shenzhen, Guangdong, China

INDIA INTERNATIONAL GARMENT FAIR (IIGF) 2019
Jul 04, 2019 to Jul 06, 2019
India International Garment Fair (IIGF) has run up the ladders to success and it is presently one of the most important fairs in the international apparel fairs arena. It offers participants a unique business opportunity to convey their business message to a specific and focused target group of apparel buyers, importers, retailers, chain stores and agents worldwide. IIGF is one of the most popular platforms in Asia where international garment buyers, be it distributors, retailers, wholesalers or brands, can source and establish business relationships with India’s finest in apparel and fashion accessories.
VENUE I India Exposition Mart
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Greater Noida, India

69TH NATIONAL GARMENT FAIR
Jul 15, 2019 to Jul 18, 2019
The 69th National Garment Fair (NGF), organised by The Clothing Manufacturers Association of India (CMAI), aims to generate the advancement of the large-scale garment industry across the globe. CMAI is the pioneer and the most representative Association of the Indian Apparel Industry for over four decades. The products and machinery exhibited at the show are presented by national as well as overseas companies. The 69th NGF offers various business opportunities to apparel manufacturers and retailers and is expected to be a huge success.
VENUE I Bombay Exhibition Centre, NSE Nesco Complex, Goregaon (East)
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Mumbai

FABRICS & ACCESSORIES TRADE SHOW 2019
Jul 15, 2019 to Jul 17, 2019
Fabrics & Accessories Trade Show 2019 caters to the huge demand from the apparel manufacturing industry, both domestic and exports in the northern, central and eastern parts of the country. Leading companies making apparel fabrics, trim, embellishment and those providing professional services exhibit a wide range of products.
VENUE I Mathura Road, Railway Colony, Pragati Maidan
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I New Delhi

DENIMSANDJEANS INDIA 2019
Jul 17, 2019 to Jul 19, 2019
DenimsandJeans India show aims to bring together international mills, top international brands, retailers, local vendors and supply chain partners, brands, retailers, buying houses, distributors, garment factories, traders and international sourcing teams on the same platform.
VENUE I The Lalit Ashok Bangalore Kumara Krupa High Grounds, Next to CM Guest House, Kumara Park East, Sheshadripuram
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

TEXWORLD USA 2019
Jul 22, 2019 to Jul 24, 2019
Texworld USA is one among the largest sourcing events in the east coast featuring apparel fabrics and the fabrics industry. This fair provides new firms to spread their contacts all across the globe and create awareness about their brand worldwide. It provides a great opportunity to keep an eye on competitors and strategise accordingly to experience an overall growth in the brand status. The fair offers an opportunity for various brands and distributors to view a large range of textiles and fabrics among the best international garment, fabric and textile mills under a single roof.
VENUE I Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I New York

APPAREL SOURCING USA 2019
Jul 22, 2019 to Jul 24, 2019
Apparel Sourcing USA is an event that showcases products from apparel brands, retailers, wholesalers, and independent design firms. It is a dedicated sourcing marketplace for finding the best domestic and international apparel manufacturers. Apparel Sourcing USA presents products like activewear, denim, dresses, gloves, hats/headwear, intimates/ shapewear, knits/tops, labels, loungewear/sleepwear, outerwear/coats, pants/bottoms, polo shirts/shirting, scarves/shawls, socks/hosiery, suiting, sweaters, swimwear/resort wear, ties/ascots, t-shirts, and uniforms/workwear.
VENUE I Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I New York

Welcome to CMAI

From the President's Desk

Dear Friends,

The good news first! Exports continue to show a turnaround which started in the third quarter of 2018, and March showed a healthy 15% growth over last year. Of course, we still ended up the fiscal 2018-19 with a negative growth of a little over 3%; the last 4-5 months’ performance indicates a more positive future. With the combined MEIS and RoSCTL now in place, I think we can look forward to a return to a growth period after several years.

But there can be many a slip between the cup and the lip. I was in Hong Kong a couple of weeks ago, attending the popular Prime Source Forum Conference—and one      .... Read More