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Reach buyers, get market insights and expand networks with ASEAN’s most comprehensive exhibition for garment and textile manufacturing industry, where technology providers will showcase only state-of-the-art equipment, machineries, materials and services. It will be a premier meeting place of buyers and sellers around ASEAN to raise new business opportunities.  And, GFT 2017 is ready deliver a business-inducing experience for you to develop critical business partnerships and fully tap on the opportunities AEC brings.

Be part of the important networking platform for the garment and textile making community. This is where you and 250 brands from 25 countries will discover an excellent gateway to grow a successful business with over 17,000 industrialists, eager to source new technologies and join matching sessions.

Reserve your space now to reach out to the textile and garment machinery & accessories market in Thailand and ASEAN with GFT and GMS, taking place on 5 - 8 July 2017, at BITEC.




Textile industry continues to be a pillar of economic growth for Thailand, making it is necessary to advance the industry in terms of technology, production, and know-hows.  This is probably why Taiwanese technologies and machineries remain popular among Thai garment and textile manufacturers. Seeing new business opportunities in the Thai textile market, Taipei Sewing Machine Association (TSMA) will lead their members to exhibit the latest sewing technologies under “Taiwan Pavilion”.

(In picture: TSMA Chairman, Mr. Jack Lin, Chief Secretary, Ms. Jenny Chen, and Reed Tradex Senior Manager – Portfolio, Ms. Duangrat Udomsomporn)




In order to increase international presences, Reed Tradex’s “GFT” team began its campaign to meet and promote the show with Taiwanese associations. Started in Taiwan, GFT’s representatives visited Taiwan Textile Federation, Taiwan Knitting Industry Association, Taiwan Nonwoven Fabrics Industry Association, and Taiwan Weaving Industry Association. Executives at different association have assured to provide full support and promote the show.



GFT will be co-located with Garment Manufacturers Sourcing Expo (GMS), ASEAN’s only exhibition on materials, accessories and equipment for garment and textile manufacturing, which will be co-organize by TGMA. The co-location between two shows will let you experience the latest trends in accessories and materials that add value to finished products, while also meet more potential buyers that could lead you to network expansion in higher scale.

Reserve your space to get maximum business opportunities.
   Industry News


Fitness Trend Drives Thai Sportswear Business Growth

Popularity of sports among teenagers shows a bright prospect for Thailand’s sportswear industry. Sales are forecast to reach 12 billion baht this year, with the expectation of 15 billion baht in sales five years from now, according to Kasikorn Research Centre.

The factors contributing to the rising demands of sportswear are youths beginning to exercise much more frequently and longer period in time. In the first eight months of this year, Thailand imported sportswear worth about $14.3 million (505 million Baht), which aggregated 31.2% year on year.

KResearch urged Thai sportswear businesses to take advantage of price gaps, because Thai brand owners’ strategies could…Read More

(Source: The Nation, October 2015)


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