5th International DOMOTEX Turkey Exhibition Raised Attention of the Carpet Industry in EURASIA
For 4 days DOMOTEX Turkey brought together the national and international carpet industry for the 5th edition in Gaziantep, the center of the industry. 195 companies from Turkey, Belgium, China, Denmark, India, Iran, Jordan, Serbia, U.S.A, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan had new collaborations during the 4 day event.
27 April 2018, Istanbul – Organized for the 5th time this year with the vision to carry the carpet industry to the top in the Eurasian area, DOMOTEX Turkey brought together the professionals of the industry in Gaziantep, Turkey. Great success was achieved during the exhibition while the event visited by 11.951visitors from 89 countries, representing a %30 increase compared with previous year’s edition. The show organized by Hannover Fairs Turkey, subsidiary of Deutsche Messe in partnership with Gaziantep Chamber of Commerce, Southeastern Anatolia Carpet Exporters’ Association and Gaziantep Chamber of Carpet Producers and Weavers. USA, Serbia and Turkmenistan participated in the event for the first time. Significant collaborations that will increase export for the Turkish carpet industry have been signed.
Highlighting that once again Turkey has proven its strength in machine-woven carpet production within the Eurasian region with “DOMOTEX Turkey”sstrength, Alexander Kühnel, General Manager of Hannover Fairs Turkey Fuarcılık stated:
“It is my pleasure to announce growing interest year by year in DOMOTEX Turkey from local and regional markets. This underpins the brand value of the show in the region. The exhibition offered important opportunities to build up relationships in Turkey and neighboring countries. Important collaborations that will increase the contribution of Gaziantep to Turkey’s economy were made Turkish producers had the opportunity to reach trade visitors and relevant buyers. The Turkish carpet industry has proven its strength in the international area to the entire Eurasian region with the 5th edition of DOMOTEX Turkey in 2018. The success achieved by DOMOTEX Turkey is closely followed with great excitement in the international area and makes strong reference for organizing the event in other countries as well. Driven by the power that we draw from Turkey, we’ll soon organize the exhibition in USA as well and will introduce Turkish carpets to American continent, too.”
Turkish Carpets Will Cover Eurasia by DOMOTEX Turkey
In addition to machine woven carpets which hold a significant share in export, hand-woven carpets representing the Turkish culture, rugs, textile flooring, mats, fibers and yarns, resilient floor coverings, laminate and carpet machinery and accessorieshave been presented in the exhibition. Bringing together thousands of modern, classic carpets made of different materials such as wool, silk, cashmere, bamboo fiber and polyester as well as new generation designs with visitors,DOMOTEX Turkey offered great advantages as it showed the production technology of Turkish carpet industry as well.
DOMOTEX Turkey featured many advantages for building relations with Turkey and the Middle-East with the increasing number of international exhibitors this year. International hosted buyers from many countries in abroad geographical area from Russia, Canada, Bulgaria, Kyrgyzstan signed new partnerships in DOMOTEX Turkey under the International Hosted Buyer Program, which was organized by Deutsche Messe’s local subsidiary Hannover Fairs Turkey with the support of the Ministry of Economy and South Eastern Anatolian Carpet Exporters’ Union. As 195 companies took part in the exhibition as exhibitors, prominent countries in the industry such as Turkey, Belgium, China, Denmark, India, Iran, Jordan, Serbia, U.S.A, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan participated in the event