UAE’s exclusive fashion fair ‘IATF’ to kick off from May 1 at DWTC

By Shilpa Annie Joseph, Official Reporter
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IATF 2023

Event Title: International Apparel and Textile Fair (IATF)

Dates: May 1 – 3, 2023

Venue: Dubai World Trade Centre

Official Website: InternationalApparelAndTextileFair(dot)com

IATF, which is one of the leading trade fairs for the apparel and textile industry, has announced the dates for its upcoming exhibition.

The 15th edition of IATF will be held from 1 to 3 May 2023 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The IATF is a unique platform for worldwide exhibitors to connect with buyers from the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

The fair has been running for several years and has become a major event for the apparel and textile industry. It will showcase various products and services, assist to exchange ideas and pave the way to establish business connections.

The organizers of the fair have stated that “there will be more than 200 exhibitors from over 22 countries to participate in the upcoming event.” The exhibitors will showcase a wide range of products, including textiles, fabrics, garments, fashion accessories, and much more.


According to the statement, “Exhibitors are mainly from Europe, India, China, Indonesia, Japan, Turkey, and various highly renowned manufacturing countries across the globe.”

IATF will provide manufacturers and their respective agents with an unparalleled opportunity to showcase their products to the most influential buyers and designers on the UAE scene.

The IATF has become a major platform for promoting and showcasing the latest trends and innovations in the apparel and textile industry. The upcoming event is expected to attract a large number of visitors from different parts of the world, including fashion designers, manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, and retailers.

Why attend IATF?

Networking: The IATF provides an excellent opportunity for exhibitors and attendees to network with professionals from all over the world, including fashion designers, manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers, and retailers. This can lead to valuable business connections and potential partnerships.

Exposure: Exhibiting at the International Apparel and Textile Fair allows businesses to showcase their products and services to a global audience, increasing their visibility and brand exposure.

New Business Opportunities: The IATF attracts buyers from MENA region, providing businesses with the opportunity to explore new markets and expand their customer base in the region.

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