The 18th Knit Show, a three day-long event being organized from 5-7th August, with more than 300 exhibitors, has brought positivity in Tirupur’s apparel and textile industry. The top technology companies, like Dhaval Colour Chem (DCC), Grafica Flextronica, Mehala Machines, Kansai Special, Cheran Machines, and Zedex, from different segments of textile and apparel industry, have displayed their latest offering in the show. Along with cutting room solution, circular and flat knitting machines, sewing, printing (digital as well as screen printing) there are fabric and trim companies also, participating in the event.
Team Apparel Resources met many exhibitors at the event and most of them shared that market in Tirupur is now picking up as they expected good business in coming days. The exhibitors also informed that, from last two months, they were getting good inquiries from apparel manufacturers. S. Thiruvengadathan of Lakshmi Bio Chem shared that their business was going well and they were now focusing on the Bangladesh market. Lakshmi Bio Chem is known for screen print ink and caters to most of the major players of screen printing.
Similarly, many other small as well as big companies’ representatives shared the positive reflection in their markets revealing their plans of expanding their capacity. Companies like Zydex Industries, EPTA India are also working aggressively on their future projects.
K. Krishna, Director, Knit Show organizer of the event told Apparel Resources that nearly thousands of visitors marked the show. “We are happy with the show as good number of exhibitors as well as the visitors are participating,” he added.