United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) in collaboration with ACIMIT and Italian Trade Agency is organizing a symposium on Italian textile technologies in Cairo, Egypt to be held on September 25-26,2019.
The initiative is part of a broader UNIDO project to support local cotton textile industry for purchase of sustainable and innovative technologies. Dedicated to Italian textile technologies, the seminar will be a fundamental part of dialogue between local industry and Italian technology excellence.
In the technological seminar ‘Innovation in the textile sector: latest trends and perspectives for Egypt’, Italian manufacturers will present their up-to-date technologies, includes B2B meetings with local operators and some visits to local textile companies.
As many as 16 Italian companies – Arioli, Brazzoli, Color Service, Danitech, Fadis, Ferraro, Itema, Marzoli, Mesdan, Printing Solutions, Reggiani Macchine, Rite, Savio, Ssm Giudici, Tonello e Ugolini, will participate in the initiative promoted by UNIDO.
Mr Alessandro Zucchi, President ACIMIT said, “This is an important occasion for the Italian textile machinery industry. The Egyptian Government has recently presented the large-scale modernization project of the local textile industry. The value of the investments to be made between 2019 and 2021 is approximately €1 billion. In the first phase they will also affect the machines of some well-known Italian suppliers. “This technological symposium is aimed to strengthen our presence in the country, which is already the first Middle Eastern market for Italian textile machinery manufacturers.