0137 GMT February 20, 2019
The Sixth International Apparel Exhibition and the 24th IRANTEX 2018 started in Tehran on Sunday with the participation of business activists and Iranian government officials, reported Fars News Agency.
The 24th IRANTEX 2018 is the biggest of its kind in the Middle East.
Latest products and services offered by 141 Iranian and 80 foreign companies from Italy, the Switzerland, Romania, Belgium, Taiwan, France, Turkey, Germany, China and Austria are on display at the event.
Also at the Iran Mode exhibition, 60 companies are displaying products based on the Iranian-Islamic culture.
IRANTEX also features products such as textile machineries, knitting machinery, sewing machines, embroidery machines, apparel machines and related accessories, curtains, upholstery, towel and bath gowns; kitchen, bathroom and toilet textiles, accessories, shutters, tablecloth, blanket, mattress, bed sheet, pillow and pillow case, bed covers, yarn, fiber, dyestuff and raw materials.
The objectives of the exhibitions are to create competition, exchange information between importers and exporters of apparel, improve Iranian products, contribute to generating employment, and marketing.
The events are underway until December 5 at Tehran International Fairgrounds.