TIRANA, August 16
The footwear and manufacturing industry is one of the fastest growing sectors in Albania. Exports from Albania to international markets are driven by the increased production and sales of footwear and textiles. Given the huge potential that the sector offers and opportunities for expanding it further, the first Textile, Leather, and fashion fair will be organized in Tirana on 19-20 October 2018.
The fair aims at increasing presence in the export market and to gain more attention from important buyers. Currently, the sector is oriented towards countries like Italy, France, Germany, Spain, and Northern Europe. In the meantime, one of the fair’s purposes is to expand cooperation in and create new cooperation opportunities in the Western Balkans Region.
Trade and investments in the footwear and manufacturing sector in Albania provides several advantages including a competitive labor cost and skilled workforce, proximity to the European markets, multi-year experience with international brands.
The fair is open to exhibitors both from the private and public sectors.
Manufacturers and exporters operating worldwide in the soft-goods industry of raw materials, such as knitted and woven fabrics for women, men, and children, leather and wool products;
Manufacturers and Exporters in the Footwear Industry;
Manufacturers and Exporters of accessories;
Local façoneries looking for manufacturers interested to use their capacities or looking to expand their activity;
Ateliers, Albanian and foreign designers, distributors;
Industrial façonerie. Companies that produce machinery, equipment and spare parts for the textile sector;
Support services, such as printing, packaging, etc
Why become part of the “Textile, Leather, and Fashion Expo 2018”
Cooperation opportunities with prestigious international fashion companies to provide full cycle manufacturing contracts for “Made in Albania” products;
Creating new partnerships in the region and beyond;
Presentation of companies and improvement of reputation and market image regarding treatment of labor force and working conditions;
B2B and B2C meetings;
Introduction to the most innovative technologies of the sector;
A meeting point between the most important actors of the private and public sectors.
For more information visit AIDA
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