The 13th International Exhibition for Equipment and Technology in the Light Industry – Inlegmash'2012 was successfully opened on March 12th at Expocentre Fairgrounds. This year it brought together 126 leading manufacturers of equipment and technologies in the textile industry from 17 countries. Concurrently with the exhibition Inlegmash'2012 the Techtextil Russia’2012 International Trade Fair for Technical Textiles and Nonwovens started in Pavilion Forum of Expocentre Fairgrounds. It incorporates the High-Tex from Germany exclusive exposition.
The conduct of three leading specialized shows gives a unique opportunity for the specialists of the light and textile industry, as well as the wide professional business community to become familiar with the entire line of industrial products, modern equipment and innovative technologies.
This joint exposition is the result of the fruitful cooperation between the organizers of the exhibitions Inlegmash'2012 – Expocentre in partnership with Messe Duesseldorf GmbH (Germany) and Techtextil Russia’2012 – Messe Frankfurt RUS (Russia).
The global industry event was held with the official support of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russian Federation. Welcoming the participants and guests of the exhibition on behalf of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation Oleg Kashcheev, the Deputy Director of the Department of Forestry and Light Industry of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Russian Federation, noted that the holding of the exhibitions will promote the modernization and technical re-equipment of Russian enterprises, increase their competitiveness and assist the domestic products in entering not only internal, but also external market. The participation of the leading engineering enterprises from different countries of the world representing their achievements testifies to their interest in the development of Russian textile and light industry.
The Techtextil Russia’2012 exhibition is organized by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, the German Engineering Federation, The Confederation of the German Textile and Fashion Industry and other national professional associations and unions.
The German Pavilion at the exhibition Inlegmash'2012 is organized with the support of the German Engineering Federation (VDMA). Ernst Burgbacher, the Parliamentary Secretary of State and Commissioner of the German Government for Small to Medium-Sized Companies in the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, stressed that Germany is the leading economic partner of Russia, and German companies look forward to developing their business on the Russian market. The Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology of Germany chose the Techtextil Russia’2012 for holding the unique presentation High-Tex from Germany, which is held once in 10 years. 56 manufacturers of the technical textiles and developers of textile technology will put on display their innovative products within the exposition High-Tex from Germany.
At the opening ceremony the participants and visitors of the exhibitions were also welcomed by Peter Schwartze, the President of the Confederation of the German Textile and Fashion Industry.
The idea of conduct of the main trade shows of textile industry at the exhibition platform of Expocentre Fairgrounds had won the support of the Chamber of Industry and Commerce of Russian Federation. The Vice-President of the Chamber of Industry and Commerce of Russian Federation Georgiy Petrov appreciated the willingness of the German companies to share their experience and knowledge as an example of the strategic partnership of Russia and Germany. The exhibitions Inlegmash'2012 and Techtextil Russia’2012 allow Russian and foreign manufacturers of the equipment for light and textile industry enterprises to establish partnership links, to conclude profitable commercial deals, to map out the joint production and investment projects.
The exhibitions Inlegmash'2012, Techtextil Russia’2012 and High-Tex from Germany run March 12 – 14 in Pavilion Forum of Expocentre Fairgrounds. We invite the specialists to get acquainted with the exposition and take part in the events of the business related programme of the exhibitions.