Italy to partake in Ethiopian textile machinery expo

(EBC; January 12, 2017) - An Italian textile machinery delegation is set to participate at the upcoming multi-industry Addis Chamber International Trade Fair (ACITF) to be held at the Addis Ababa exhibition centre, from 23 February to 1 March 2017.

The Trade Fair will showcase products from business services, gifts & handicrafts, industrial products, plant, machinery & equipment industries.

Ethiopia is an emerging production hub for the global textile and garments industry.

Cheap labor costs, free trade agreements with major Western markets and a constantly growing economy have made the country a choice destination for the manufacturing of garments by major industry retailers.

The 21st edition of the multi-industry ACITF trade fair will feature a delegation of Italian textile machinery manufacturers at the Italian pavilion organized by the ICE-Agency.