Yiwu Tex will take place in China from June 13 to 15, 2017. This is a knitting and hosiery show. The focus will be on healthcare textiles, innovative yarn and its applications.
The show will feature zones on functional knitting machinery, smart apparel machinery and digital printing machinery. Manufacturers can learn how to expedite the smart production transformation, improve products’ functionality and marketing their products in the domestic and overseas markets. Yiwu is a sourcing platform for many enterprises in particular those in the knitting industry.
Exhibits include a wide collection of textile machinery such as knitting machines, braiding machines, dyeing machinery and sewing machines. The knitting and hosiery industry of Yiwu has become world-renowned. For this reason, the Yiwu Tex knitting and hosiery machinery zone will showcase smart knitting systems and innovative knitting technology.
The Yiwu hosiery industry accounts for 62.5 per cent of the Chinese market and its products are exported to over 100 countries including Japan, US, Canada, Germany, Italy, Russia, etc.
The Yiwu knitwear market has evolved from a low-end wholesale market which mainly sold underwear to a scalable business with continuous upgrade of knitting technology. Integration of production and sale took place and products tend to incorporate elements like fashion design, healthcare, fitness and other functions.