the referral profession fair From 19 to 22 October, 2021, INDEX, the referral profession fair for the nonwovens field, will certainly occur in Geneva.
Additionally for this version there will be even more than a hundred Italian exhibitors, of whom concerning eighty are machinery suppliers. As in the previous versions, Italian Trade Agency will arrange an Italian Pavilion, where 13 Italian suppliers will exhibit. The adhering to ACIMIT participant firms will certainly be exhibiting in this field: A. Piovan, Bianco, Bombi, Color Service, Guarneri Technology, Monti-Mac, Officina Master, Ratti, Texera, Toscana Spazzole, Unitech. Various other ACIMIT member business will display with their very own booth.
Recently nonwovens production have actually grown on a international scale, a lot more considerably than the standard fabric market. According to figures collected and compiled by EDANA, the global organization of nonwovens firms, manufacturing of nonwovens in Europe expanded by 7.2% in 2020 to reach 3 million tonnes ( and also 85.9 billion square metres), with a total estimated turnover of Euro 9.6 million.
“Index is the leading trade fair for the nonwovens market, comments Alex Zucchi, head of state of ACIMIT. It is for that reason particularly important for ACIMIT as well as the Italian textile machinery market to be existing at the reference exhibition for nonwovens, a field that has actually shown solid development during the duration of the Covid-19 pandemic. The increased need for nonwovens, specifically those meant for the medical sector (surgical masks, however likewise various other personal safety apparel and also tools) has rewarded the Italian technical deal, abundant in innovative solutions”.
The demand for nonwovens has improved the Italian manufacturing of nonwovens machinery throughout the last year. The Italian exports of devices used for creating nonwovens (HS code 844900) got to a worth of 59 million euros in 2020.