Yarn Expo Autumn, held from Oct 15-17, 2018, featured over 500 exhibitors from 14 countries. The expo showcased a range of yarn & fiber products at the National Exhibition and Convention Center. The fair organised by Messe Frankfurt (HK) and the Sub-Council of Textile Industry, CCPIT, attracted leading industry players like: PT Indo-Rama, Chemtax, Shandong Ruyi, Jiangsu Shenghong and Jilin Chemical Fiber Group among others who use the fair as a platform to debut new products each year.
New companies included Safilin from France, that offered premium linen products developed through the brand’s extensive history, and Italy’s Sinterama Asia who showed their range of 1,200 diverse chemical fibers and end uses. Novetex Textiles from Hong Kong featured super soft merino in a wide range of colours, along with sustainable options in glen merino and 100 per cent lamb’s wool. Parkdale Mills from the US, the world’s leading manufacturer of spun yarns, showcased cotton varieties, such as open end fibres, ring spun, air jet and vortex, in different blends.