The Taiwan Textile Fair South Asia – Buyer Seller Meet was held successfully in Mumbai, on November 23 and 24, 2016. Organised by the Taiwan Textile Federation (TTF) and the Bureau of Foreign Trade and represented by Worldex India Exhibition & Promotion Pvt. Ltd., it displayed Taiwanese products like fibres, yarns, home textiles, trimmings, and apparels.
Taiwan's innovative and value-added yarns, fabrics, trimmings and clothing accessories were displayed to apparel exporters, fashion brands and labels, retailers, importers, distributors based in Mumbai at the event.
Around 12 renowned Taiwanese textile companies showcased a range of innovative, trendy and high performance textile products with an aim to establish long-term business associations and tie-ups in the field of textiles.
Sean Tsai, overseas market development, Taiwan Textile Federation said, “India is a very dynamic market with a lot of potential and scope for Taiwanese companies. Our focus is to tap new business opportunities in India, Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka where there is huge demand for innovative knit and woven textile products (performance & functional) like synthetic, fancy, functional, recycled, and eco-friendly, as well as garment accessories. For over 10 years, the Taiwan Textile Federation (TTF) have been organising this buyer-seller meet in India and have been quite successful in connecting and supplying our innovative and trendy textiles to the leading fashion garment exporters' as well domestic brands in India. We aim to export around $500 million worth of functional textiles in the next five years to India. Currently, the bilateral trade between India and Taiwan has grown from $1.19 billion in 2001 to $6 billion in 2014.”