Interest in the upcoming edition of ITMA 2023 remains high despite the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, says Charles Beauduin Chairman, ITMA. As per a Knitting Industry report the event will be held at Fiera Milano Rho, Milan, from June 8 to14, 2023. Its stand applications will open on March 3, 2021. Ernesto Maurer, President, Cematex says, exhibitors will explore additional avenues to promote their latest machinery and solutions through the new digital platform.
ITMA 2023 will feature 20 chapters. It will include a new chapter on machinery for textile reinforcement structures for composites, auxiliary machinery and accessories. The machines to be include in this chapter are machines for the production and treatment of special fibres, such as carbon, glass and aramid fibers, filament winding machines, fiber spreading machines, tape laying machines, fiber placement lines, coating and impregnation machines for prepreg production, other machines for the production of reinforcement structures, special testing equipment for textile reinforcement structures and auxiliary machinery and accessories for machines for textile reinforcement structures
The chapter on software and automation for design, data monitoring, processing and integrated production has been expanded to include digital platforms for textile and clothing production, procurement of textile materials and B2C platforms for retail. There is also a bigger range of solutions for automation of production processes and tracking and tracing of products.