Despite the ongoing global corona virus pandemic, the upcoming ITMA Asia + CITME on June 12-16, 2021 in Shanghai/China, continues to receive the support of exhibitors from 25 countries. Some 1,650 exhibitors have started to receive their certificate of admission and stand details from December 14, 2020.
Among the major exhibitors allocated space are: CHTC, Danis Makina, Electro-Jet, Eton Systems, Fong's, Groz-Beckert, Itema, Jeanologia, Karl Mayer, MS Printing Solutions, Muratec, Oerlikon Barmag, Picanol, Reggiani Macchine, Rieter, SDC Enterprises, Santoni, Saurer, Savio, Shima Seiki, Staubli, Toyota, Tsudakoma, Vandewiele and Vanwyk. Japan Textile Machinery Association is a special partner of the show.
Ernesto Maurer, President of the European Committee of Textile Machinery Manufacturers, Cematex, Zurich/Switzerland, explained, “The pandemic might have disrupted the world but exhibitors are eager to resume their marketing efforts. Therefore, the show has not suffered a significant change in support. While there have been some concerns about international business travel from some quarters, the combined show is still gearing up for a mega showcase.”