Columbia’s main textile event, Colombiatex de lasAméricas will take place in Medellin from January 25 to 27. As per a Textile World report, the event will be attended by 19 Italian textile machinery manufacturers. It will be organized by Italian Trade Agency and ACIMIT, the Association of Italian Manufacturers of Textile Machinery.
The following ACIMIT member companies will participate in the event. Bonino, Btsr, Color Service, Crosta, Fadis, Flainox, Kairos, Mactec, Mcs, Nexia, Ratti, Reggiani, Santoni, Savio, Smit, SperottoRimar and Tonello.
Italian exports to the important South American market in the first nine months of 2021 reached a value of 9.3 million euros, in strong growth (over +130%), not only compared to the value recorded last year, but also to that of 2019. More than half of the demand for Italian machinery in Colombia refers to finishing machines.
The presence of Italian Companies at Colombiatex is a further sign of confidence for the beginning of 2022. Compared to previous editions of the event, there are more number of Italian exhibitors at the event, the health emergency is far from over and there is great uncertainty characterizing the world economic scenario. The Italian companies exhibiting in Medellin testify to the optimism with which the entire Italian textile machinery industry is looking towards this 2022 year.