ITME Africa 2020 will be held in Ethiopia from February 14 to 16, 2020. The exhibition is expected to focus on business opportunities in the textile sector across the whole of Africa, thereby creating new market opportunities for the textile and textile engineering industries. It is expected to attract 220 exhibitors with country pavilions from India, China, Italy, Switzerland, Turkey and participation from additional countries including South Africa, United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Egypt, Ethiopia and Ghana. Other activities planned concurrently during the exhibition are business to business meetings, technical and investment seminars and a business financial solution seminar.
ITME Africa 2020 is deemed to be more than a routine exhibition. It proposes to bring to the table complete solutions to textile industry development on the continent through affordable technology, international exposure and skill development through seminars and conferences, confluence of business houses, investment opportunities, joint ventures, access to finance and networking platforms with technocrats and educational institutes. Overall, it is expected to pave the way for a wave of knowledge, progress, growth and prosperity.
Meanwhile Ghana has invited Indian firms to collaborate with its textile companies and take advantage of the numerous program introduced by Ghana to industrialise the country.