From 19 to 22 October, 2021, INDEX, the reference trade fair for the nonwovens market, will happen in Geneva.
Likewise for this version there will be even more than a hundred Italian exhibitors, of whom concerning eighty are equipment suppliers. As in the past versions, Italian Trade Agency will certainly organize an Italian Pavilion, where 13 Italian producers will display. The complying with ACIMIT member business will certainly be exhibiting in this field: A. Piovan, Bianco, Bombi, Color Service, Guarneri Technology, Monti-Mac, Officina Master, Ratti, Texera, Toscana Spazzole, Unitech. Other ACIMIT member firms will exhibit with their very own booth.
Recently nonwovens manufacturing have actually grown on a international range, a lot more dramatically than the traditional fabric market. According to figures gathered as well as compiled by EDANA, the international association of nonwovens firms, manufacturing of nonwovens in Europe grew by 7.2% in 2020 to get to 3 million tonnes (and 85.9 billion square metres), with a complete estimated turnover of Euro 9.6 million.
“Index is the leading profession fair for the nonwovens industry, remarks Alex Zucchi, president of ACIMIT. It is for that reason especially vital for ACIMIT and the Italian fabric machinery market to be existing at the referral exhibit for nonwovens, a industry that has shown solid development throughout the period of the Covid-19 pandemic. The enhanced demand for nonwovens, especially those meant for the clinical field (surgical masks, yet additionally various other personal protective clothes and tools) has actually compensated the Italian technical offer, rich in ingenious solutions”.
The demand for nonwovens has actually increased the Italian production of nonwovens machinery throughout the in 2014. The enhanced need for cutting-edge services is specifically what enhances the duty of Italian textile equipment manufacturers. The Italian exports of devices used for creating nonwovens (HS code 844900) reached a worth of 59 million euros in 2020. In the very first 6 months of 2021, after that, the development was remarkable: +142% over the first half of 2020, worth 37 million euros.