Cinte Techtextil will be held from September 24 to 26, 2014 in Shanghai. A biennial Chinese trade fair, it’s aimed at for technical textiles and nonwovens. Nearly 500 exhibitors from 19 countries are expected. The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel focuses on developing new materials and textiles, advanced production technology and design and evaluation technology. It will present its intelligent impact protectors based on 3D auxetic spacer fabrics at the fair.
Korea Textile Trade Association will showcase heat protecting fabrics, non-slip carbon fabrics, carbon fiber and aramid composite fabrics, nonwoven textiles for automobile interiors and ultra lightweight fabrics for tents and tarps. The German pavilion will house 30 well-known exhibitors representing textile technology, technical textiles, nonwovens and coated textiles. Companies will display a special range of products for finishing airbag fabrics, pre-preg fibers and technical felts, turnkey airlay, carding and thermo bonding lines for the nonwovens industry, various nonwoven, spun melt and air laid technologies for a wide range of applications and rapier and air-jet weaving machines.
Technical textiles are used in many industrial areas in China like the automotive industry and the medical and consumer goods industry. Nonwovens for the automotive industry and filter media are of particular interest in this market particularly high-quality nonwovens for complex products.