The Fashion Industry International Fair organized by FAREXPO Exhibition Group is one of the most important events of the textiles and clothing industry in Russia. It goes in St Petersburg from 1993 twice a year.
The fair is supported by Administrative Board of the city of Saint Pe-tersburg and the Government of Leningrad region. Since 2004 is an approved event of the Global Association of the Exhibi-tion Industry (UFI). Each time there are over 210 exhibitors from over 9 countries. Since 2007 there is a national Italian exposition “Area Italia”.
Visitors of the fair are over 4 800 retailers & specialists. Special project for key buyers is presented since March 2008. It includes b2b meetings with most important exhibiting distributors and manufacturers according to a schedule planned in advance.
A special-purposed business program of the fair is “Economic Forum of the Industry of Fashion”. It includes round–table meetings, presenta-tions, seminar and conferences on the issues of current importance for ex-hibitors, buyers and experts of the branch. In the frames of Forum an “Academy of Fashion” present lectures and master-classes on fashion trends and clothes design.
Date:September 30 – October 3, 2009
Venue: Saint Petersburg Sports and Concert Complex, pr. Gagarina, 8 RUSSIA. Exhibit profile:
Men’s and women’s clothes - Knitted wear - Furs and leather - Young fashion - Lingerie salon - Home textiles - Children’s clothes - Sportswear - Evening and wed-ding dresses - Shoes and bags - Fabrics and fittings - Equipment - Accessories.
International Exhibition of Textile and Clothing Industry
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