Web Exclusive | January 2018
Cinte Techtextil China from Sept 4 to 6
CINTE Techtextil China is to be held from September 4 to 6, 2018 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. China is the world’s largest producer of manmade fibres. In 2016, China’s output of manmade fibres was 49.44 million tons, accounting for more than 70 per cent of global output.
Cinte Techtextil China is Asia’s leading biennial trade fair for technical textile and nonwoven products. As the daughter show of Techtextil in Germany, Cinte Techtextil China covers 12 application areas which comprehensively span the full range of potential uses of modern textile technologies. At Cinte Techtextil China 2016, 59 per cent of buyers were from the technical textile manufacturing sector, representing strong purchasing potential for textile raw materials.
China, the pacesetter in the manmade fibre industry China currently accounts for 65 per cent of world market share of manmade fibres, with demand in the wider Asian region expected to remain strong in coming years thanks to growing populations and rising living standards in China and emerging Asian countries. The driving force is not only clothing, but also new applications such as the filtration, construction, protection and transportation industries.