The first Week of light industry will be held in February 2016 at the Expocenter

The first Week of light industry will be held in February 2016 at the Expocenter


Russian week of textile and light industry will be held for the first time on the territory of Expocentre Fairgrounds in Moscow from 22 to 26 February 2016.

MOSCOW, 9 Nov./strong>. Russian week of textile and light industry, which is represented by five industry events, will be held for the first time on the territory of Expocentre Fairgrounds in Moscow from 22 to 26 February 2016, said at a press conference in MIA “Russia today”, Deputy General Director of ZAO “Expocentr” Mikhail Tolkachev.

“The first Russian week of textile and light industry will include four industry-international exhibition and forum “Legpromforum”. These are two famous international exhibitions of “Expocentre” — “Inlegmash”, co-organizer of which is the company “Messe düsseldorf”, and “CJF-Children’s fashion”, as well as new specialized event of Souzslavprom — “Intertan” and exhibition of fibrous materials “Techtextil Russia”, organized by the Russian branch of the German company “Messe Frankfurt”, said the pusher.

It is expected that the exhibition and the forum will be attended by about a thousand representatives from industry, including 17 from foreign countries. In particular, at trade shows, will be presented national expositions of Italy, Germany, Turkey and China. The organizers of this new project by ZAO Expocentre and the Russian Union of entrepreneurs of textile and light industry (Soyuzlegprom). The exhibition area will be 10 thousand square meters.

Within the Week there will also be fashion shows of clothes and footwear of leading Russian and foreign manufacturers. The business program includes conferences, round tables, master classes, workshops and plenary sessions on the main directions of development of light industry. In debates and discussions of industry issues will be attended by the heads of Federal and regional authorities, leading Russian and foreign companies in the industry, designers, representatives of trade organizations and industry scientists, professional associations, representatives of enterprises related areas.

“Russian week of textile and light industry is unique exhibition B2B event for professionals, which includes representation of all links of the technological chain: from equipment for production and processing of textiles, nonwovens, special materials to the final product. Week widely demonstrate the production capabilities of local producers as well as defining industry trends in the Russian Federation”, — said the President of Souzslavprom, Chairman of the Committee on textile and light industry of the CCI of the Russian Federation Andrey Razbrodin.

According to the organizers, the Week promises to be the most important annual industry event. It is expected that it will be visited by about 20 thousand people.