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*Thailand’s garment and textile sector is gathering pace with 3% growth rate, accounting for a total market value of 600,000 million baht in 2017, according to Thai News Agency. Commenting on the sanguine prospects, Dr. Chanchai Sirikasemlert, Executive Director from Thailand Textile Institute forecasted that the sector is expected to expand 5 – 6% on average this year due to the upcoming 2018 World Cup in Russia. Thailand will export sports jersey worth 45,000 million baht to countries that will be competing at the World Cup. Despite fierce competition with major garment and textile manufacturers such as China and Vietnam, Thailand manages regain steam to fuel its future garment and textile production.

With the recovery signaling business confident, Thai garment and textile producers will have to be keen on new technologies and materials to maintain its momentum. And business confident can be maintained through the powers of trade exhibitions such as “GFT and GMS 2019”, which will serve as a bridge for providers of technologies such as embroidery machine, sewing machine, print screen equipment, knitting machine and many more to proudly present their brands to quality buyers to seeking better productivity in production. Opportunities are knocking at your door! It’s time to be part of ASEAN’s most comprehensive garment and textile event!

*(Source: Thai News Agency, December 2017)

“GFT and GMS”
is held biannually as a technology and business platform for ASEAN’s garment and textile industries to exchange ideas, see innovations and discover business opportunities while get the most up-to-date movements within the industry. Carrying on the success of the previous edition, “GFT and GMS 2019” will return from 3 – 6 July, 2019 at BITEC, Bangkok to deliver a business-inducing event for 17,000 buyers and 250 technology providers representing 25 countries to join hands together, which will further boost the sectors’ productivity and competitiveness. Join us now for opportunities to get ahead of your business goals.

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“GFT” is open to trade visitors only. Please dress in business attire. Those wearing shorts and/or sandals and minors under the age of 15 will not be permitted into the exhibition hall. The organizer reserves the right to refuse admission to anyone without cause or explanation.

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.

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