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CAITME, the main international exhibition of equipment and technologies for textile, clothing and knitwear industry in Central Asia, was held with great success in full scale on September 7-9, 2022 at Uzexpocentre, Tashkent (Uzbekistan).

The textile industry is a dynamically developing sector of Uzbekistan, the sphere of implementing innovations and new technologies, promoting foreign investment, creating new businesses, including textile and cotton-textile clusters, as well as realizing large-scale public benefit goals through creation of many new jobs. All this implies the need for a wide range of equipment and technologies used in the entire production chain - from yarn to ready-made garments.

CAITME is a unique international exhibition of technologies for textile and clothing industry in the Central Asian region and, according to an independent audit of the World Exhibition Association (UFI), the largest exhibition in this sector in the CIS.

Since 2004, the exhibition has been attended regularly by many recognized leaders of textile machinery and suppliers of the most advanced technologies from Europe and Asia. The event is supported by key ministries and departments and attended by professionals and experts from the Central Asian region, leading investors and international organizations.

CAITME 2022 has returned to its pre-pandemic scale again, its exposition unfolded in all exhibition areas of the Uzexpocentre NEC. This year the exhibition has gathered the full composition of the world`s leading manufacturers. Among them are well-known companies and leaders in the production of textile machinery: TPICANOL, SAURER, TRUETZSCHLER GMBH, RIETER MACHINE WORKS, TOYOTA TEXTILE MACHINERY, VANDEWIELE NV, JUKI, TAJIMA, TEXTIMA, ITEMA, BENNINGER,SANTEX RIMAR GROUP, BIANCALANI, BROTHER, KONICA, MIMAKI, LAKSHMI MACHINE WORKS and others.

A wide range of high-tech textile and clothing equipment was presented to the attention of visitors, namely: main and auxiliary equipment for textile and clothing production, components, equipment, instrumentation and laboratory equipment, industrial air conditioning and ventilation systems, compressors, chemicals and dyes, cotton cleaning equipment, etc.

More than 306 companies from 19 countries took part in the 2022 exhibition, namely: Austria, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Germany, India, Spain, Italy, Peoples Republic of China, Republic of Korea, Pakistan, Poland, Russia, the USA, Turkey, Uzbekistan, France, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, and Japan. The following countries: Germany, Italy and the Republic of Korea performed with their National Expositions.

The 15th Anniversary CAITME exhibition is scheduled for September 11-14, 2024 and preparation for it is at full speed. Almost 90% of the exhibition space has been already booked.

The same year, when CAITME does not take place in Uzbekistan, the organizing team holds the Tashkent International Exhibition of Textile Machinery (TTME), which continues the tradition of the high level organization. The exhibition, being held once in four years, allows you not to pause your work in the region, while to demonstrate in operation the latest textile machinery and technologies from the world`s leading manufacturers, maintain contacts and meet the key companies from the region, dealers and distributors of machine tools, equipment, components, manufacturers of textile and garment products of Uzbekistan.

As many as 123 companies from South Korea, Turkey, China, Russian Federation, India, Portugal, Uzbekistan took part in the 1st International Exhibition TTME 2019. More than 4,000 professional visitors visited the exhibition.

The 2nd International Exhibition TTME 2023 will be held on October 18-20 at the Uzexpocentre NEC.


Don’t miss your opportunity to participate in the important event of the textile industry of Uzbekistan in 2023! Apply for TTME 2023 now!

To learn more about your participation, please contact the team of organizers:

Congresses of Central Asia

Uzbekistan, Tashkent, 59A Mustakillik Ave. 2nd floor

Tel.: +998 71 237 15 54

Fax: +998 71 237 15 54