(DALIANNEWS)- China (Dalian) International Garment & Textile Fair (CIGF) 2018 is due to raise its curtain at World Expo Center and Xinghai Exhibition Center in Dalian, a port city of Northeastern China's Liaoning Province, September 14, 2018.
The press conference of China (Dalian) International Garment & Textile Fair (CIGF) 2018 is held in Dalian, a port city of Northeastern China’s Liaoning Province, September 6, 2018.
Themed of “Fur Fashion”, CIGF 2018 will focus on the display of autumn/winter fashion clothes suitable for markets in Northeast Asia, Europe and America.
With an exhibition area of 50,000 square meters, the fair will invite more than 1,000 domestic and overseas enterprises, showcasing over 700 fashion brands. Up to 100,000 professional audience from home and abroad are expected to take part in this event. The number of the international brands sees an increase this year with over 200 expected international brands from over 20 countries and regions, up over 10 percent than that of the previous year.
CIGF 2018 will include a series of activities such as 30 fashion shows to be started by a local fashion brand and to be highlighted by a Japanese renowned designer, “Dalian Cup” International Youth Fashion Design Contest with 40 designers out of 1,200 contestants from Japan, South Korea, Italy and other countries and regions to be participated in the final on September 13, as well as an exhibition for local apparals and accessories, which will include 210 exhibition booths from September 14 to 18.
China Textile Internet of Things and Intelligent Manufacturing Conference will make its debut during CIGF 2018. During the conference, experts will promote advanced technologies and concepts suitable for the clothing enterprises and help them to adapt to the intelligent transformation and upgrading. In the next three year, the conference will continue to be held in Dalian, providing more intelligent solutions for clothing and textile enterprises.
Apart from that, lots of match-making conferences will also highlight CIGF 2018, which will provide effective platforms for domestic and overseas designers, fashion companies and international buyers.
CIGF 2018, co-hosted by the Ministry of Commerce and Dalian Municipal People's Government and specially supported by China National Textile and Apparel Council, will last to September 16 this year.