14 / 03 / 2018

Press Release Inlegmash 2018

The 18th edition of the Inlegmash International Exhibition for Textile Manufacturing and Processing

Inlegmash targets manufacturers, suppliers and users of textile equipment and products. In comparison to the edition of 2017, the number of exhibitors has increased by almost 20%, and the floor space by 30%.   

Dates: 20-23 March 2018

Hours: 10.00-18.00 on 20-22 March, 10.00-16.00 on 23 March

Opening ceremony: 20 March 2018, 12.00, Blue Hall (during the Legpromforum plenary meeting)   

Venue: Forum Pavilion, Expocentre Fairgrounds, Moscow, Russia

Organized by Expocentre AO

Supported by Souzlegprom the Russian Union of Textile Industry Enterprises

Auspices of the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Labels: UFI, RUEF

Exhibition area: 1,700 sq m

Exhibitors: 150 companies

Countries: 20 (Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Czechia, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the UK, the USA)

International pavilions: 2 (India, South Korea)  

Types of products on display: equipment and technologies for all steps of textile production from fiber processing to packaging of end products, including

  • equipment for primary treatment of natural fibers,
  • equipment for production and processing of man-made fibers,
  • spinning equipment for natural and man-made fibers,
  • weaving and textile finishing equipment,
  • dyeing equipment, dies and chemicals for textile industry,
  • knitting, sewing, cutting, felting equipment,
  • steam setting equipment, equipment for laundries and dry cleaning
  • equipment for production of nonwovens

Participating companies:

Russian: Nat Group, Mayak, Mireks, Knit, TL Tex, Shveymash, Sirenko Textile Machinery, etc.

Foreign: Picanol, Rieter, Plashant, Ferrostaal, Truetzschler, Galan, Textima, Karl Mayer, Itema, Ratera, Kansai, Bematic, etc.


  • Equipment for printing on textile will be shown by Nissa Distribution, Textile & Technology, Smart-T, Zenon. Juki, Brother, Transmetall, Velles, Tristar, Rolltex will demonstrate sewing equipment. Equipment for textile production will be demonstrated by August Herzog, Machine Tech, Ankor, Swan Trade and Consultancy, and others.  
  • Pletmash, a newcomer to Inlegmash 2018, will show braiding and winding equipment, twisting and doubling machines, looms for braidings, warping machines, finishing equipment, measuring and packaging machines, thread splicers. Herzog (est. 1861, Germany) will demonstrate braiding and winding machines. Ollen Lab will offer information and consultations about test and analytical laboratory equipment.

Supporting events

  • For the Russian Textile Week, Expocentre Fairgrounds provides 10 conference halls for 200 speakers and 2,000 participants from 20 countries.
  • Inlegmash 2018 is the highlight of the Russian Textile Week, organized by Souzlegprom the Russian Union of Textile and Light Industry Enterprises and Expocentre AO with support of the Russian Ministry of Industry Trade, the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs. The Week also includes the 10th edition of the Techtextil Russia International Exhibition for Technical Textiles, Nonwovens and Protective Clothing, the 4th edition of the Interfabric. Spring International Exhibition for Fabrics and Textile Materials, the InteriorTex International Exhibition for Home Textiles, and the 5th edition of the Legpromforum International Textile Industry Forum.
  • The 5th edition of the Legpromforum International Textile Industry Forum will be held on 20-22 March 2018. It is organized by Souzlegprom the Russian Union of Textile and Light Industry Enterprises and Expocentre AO with support of the Russian Ministry of Industry Trade, the Moscow City Government, and the Russian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Its events include a plenary session, panels, a series of conferences, round table discussions, workshops and master classes. The most prominent participants include representatives of the Russian Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Russian Ministry of Economic Development, the Russian Ministry of Agriculture, the Eurasian Economic Commission, and the Russian State Duma
  • The award ceremony of the First Textile Design Talents Competition will be held on the first day of the forum. The competition is organized by Solstudio Design Group, the Week's official partner, and Souzlegprom.
  • The 15th Golden Spindle 2017 award ceremony will be a highlight of the Russian Textile Week. It will be held on 23 March 2018.  

You can find more about supporting events of the Russian Textile Week here>>>.


Press Service, Expocentre AO