From 19 to 22 October, 2021, INDEX, the reference trade fair for the nonwovens market, will certainly occur in Geneva.Italian Textile Machinery at Index, the world’s leading nonwovens profession show
For this edition there will certainly be more than a hundred Italian exhibitors, of whom concerning eighty are equipment suppliers. As in the past versions, Italian Trade Agency will arrange an Italian Pavilion, where 13 Italian manufacturers will exhibit.
Recently nonwovens manufacturing have grown on a global scale, far more considerably than the conventional fabric industry. According to figures gathered as well as compiled by EDANA, the international organization of nonwovens firms, production of nonwovens in Europe expanded by 7.2% in 2020 to get to 3 million tonnes (and 85.9 SD1A203T-GN – DAHUA DH-SD1A203T-GN 2MP 3x Starlight IR PTZ Network Video Camera With Powerful 3x optical zoom IVS Assistance PoE Wide Dynamic Array SD1A203T-GN billion square metres), with a total approximated turn over of Euro 9.6 million.
“Index is the leading trade fair for the nonwovens sector, remarks Alex Zucchi, head of state of ACIMIT. It is for that reason specifically essential for ACIMIT as well as the Italian textile equipment industry to be present at the referral exhibition for nonwovens, a industry that has shown solid development during the period of the Covid-19 pandemic. The boosted demand for nonwovens, particularly those intended for the clinical sector (surgical masks, but additionally various other personal protective garments and devices) has actually awarded the Italian technical offer, rich in ingenious options”.
The need for nonwovens has enhanced the Italian production of nonwovens equipment during the in 2015. The raised need for cutting-edge services is precisely what enhances the role of Italian textile machinery suppliers. The Italian exports of machines utilized for producing nonwovens (HS code 844900) got to a value of 59 million euros in 2020. In the first six months of 2021, then, the development was impressive: +142% over the initial half of 2020, worth 37 million euros.