1st Edition of Gentex Sri Lanka – Reported a massive HIT



The first edition of GENTEX 2018, concluded on a successful note which witnessed 1295 professional buyers from across the globe who visited the exhibition and met with exhibitors from all over the world to source yarns, fabrics, denims, accessories, laundry and textile & garment machinery. The exhibitors were from India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Germany etc.

GENTES Fair was organized with the intention to boost the textile industry of South Asia for Generations to come. It’s a one stop sourcing platform which will help the exhibitors to connect with the right buyers and vice versa in South Asia Region. It’s a first kind of exhibition where the focus will be quality buyers rather that quantity.

The main focus of the exhibition was Yarns, Fabrics, Accessories, Denims, Dyes & Chemicals, Non Woven, Allied Services, Laundry, Textile & Garment Machinery.

Some Exhibitors Testimonials:

“We have participated first time in GENTEX with intention to cover the Sri Lanka market. And we are very happy with the response that we got” – TEXPA, Germany

“There was good quality of visitors at the show. We generated good amount of enquiries at the

show. We will be participating in coming editions as well” – Mr. Kaushal Panchouli, Aquarius

Appliances, India

“A well organized show. We had buyers from Sri Lanka and also we got an opportunity to appoint agents for our products in Sri Lanka region” – Rajshree Fabrics, India


Some Buyers Testimonials:

“ We have come to visit the show looking for fabric manufacturers and were happy to get them at the show” – Mishra Textiles, India

“ A well organized show with exhibitors from across the textile sector. We are in to Non Woven bags manufacturing and GENTEX was the first show where we got manufacturers of Non Woven fabrics.

We were able to fulfil our requirements.” - G.R.I Gunavardhana, Eco Neat Non Woven Industries Pvt Ltd, Sri Lanka

“We had come from Thailand for sourcing of Yarns and Fabrics. There were reputed suppliers from India and across the globe with whom we interacted and discussed about the products.” - Pattanan

Pamonpol, Thai Acrylic Fibre Co Ltd, Thailand

Overall it was a successful event as the exhibitors and visitors were satisfied with the outcome of the event. With the editions to come GENTEX will be achieving new heights year on year.


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