Dubai, UAE - The International Apparel and Textile Fair (IATF) 2023, held from May 1-3, 2023 at Dubai World Trade Center, concluded on a high note with an attendance of more than 220 exhibitors from over 22+ Countries mainly from Turkey, Poland, France, Korea, Spain, Germany, Japan, Belarus, Hongkong, Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, & Many more, including pavilions from India, China, and Egypt. The show attracted over 3000 buyers from the MENA region, including big groups established in the Middle East.

The exhibition was inaugurated by His Highness H.E. Sheikh Butti Saeed Al Ghandi, who commended the organizers for creating IATF as a world-class platform that fosters collaboration and innovation in the textile industry. He appreciated the diverse range of products and services displayed at the fair and believes they will contribute to the growth of the industry in the UAE and beyond. The India pavilion was inaugurated by Dr. Aman Puri, Consul General of India, Dubai who praised the event for its ability to bring together industry professionals from around the world.

The three-day event displayed a range of apparel & textile products, including fabrics, yarns, and clothing accessories, as well as menswear, womenswear, handbags, and footwear. This year they also had exhibitors promoting sustainable fashion. Attendees had the opportunity to network with industry peers, learn about the latest trends and innovations in the textile industry, and explore business opportunities with exhibitors. With a focus on sustainability, innovation, and quality, IATF aims to promote the growth and development of the textile and apparel industry in the UAE and beyond.

Commenting on the success of the event, Ms. Bhavna, Show Director of IATF, said, "We are thrilled with the success of IATF May 2023. The show has once again proven to be a leading platform for the fashion industry, bringing together industry professionals from around the world to network, learn, and do business. We would like to extend our sincere thanks to all exhibitors, buyers, and partners for their support."

IATF16th Edition is set to take place on 27- 28- 29 November 2023 at Dubai World Trade Centre, Hall 8 and is expected to attract an even larger participation and audience.