The Russian technical textiles industry is now experiencing strong development which is reflected by a significant increase of projects financing and support of large-scale investors, both foreign and domestic. The international trade fair for technical textiles, nonwovens and protective clothing, the Techtextil Russia, which takes place in Moscow/Russia from March 20-23 2018, will be celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2018.
Co-located events taking place parallel to the Techtextil Russia will be the Inlegmash, the international exhibition for textile manufacturing and processing; the Interfabric international exhibition of fabric and textile materials; and the international forum of textile industry "Legpromforum-2018". The 5th edition of the International Forum of Textile
Industry "Legpromforum-2018" will be launched within the “Russian Textile Week”, and among other things comprises a symposium on technical textiles.
Techtextil Russia, in its turn, is also developing a specialized extensive fringe program. It will address key market challenges and prospects, as well as industry trends and updates for the development of technical textiles and nonwovens in various applications areas.
In 2017, Techtextil Russia welcomed 5,584 professional visitors from 28 countries. The 2018 edition is expected to become one of the year’s biggest highlights in Russia and Eastern Europe.