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Facts & figures about Techtextil

Industry experts from all over the world meet every two years at Techtextil. The trade fair's recipe for success is the overarching character of the product groups and areas of application.

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facts and figures Techtextil 2017

Techtextil 2017 figures

At Techtextil 2017, 33,670 visitors from 104 countries came to find out about the new developments in technical textiles, functional apparel fabrics and nonwovens offered by 1477 exhibitors from 55 countries.

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Product groups

Techtextil's product groups represent the entire value chain in the technical textiles, nonwovens and apparel textiles sector.

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International institutions; National research institutes; Universities and polytechnics; Industrial research centres; Planning and consulting companies; Services

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Production processes; Finishing technology; Machinery for fabric manufacturing; Coating equipment; Laminating and coating equipment; Other machinery and equipments; Control and monitoring methods; Recycling technology; Technical accessories; Laboratory and measuring equipment; Quality assurance; Nanotechnology; Microsystems technology; Textile Care; Making-up technology for industrial fabrics (not for garments)

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Man-made fibres and yarns; Glass fibres, yarns and rovings; Metal yarns; Natural fibres; Other fibres and yarns; Monofilaments

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Woven fabrics; Laid webs; Braidings; Knitted fabrics; Tapes, strings, cords; Belts, ropes, cordage; Nets; Textile bonding systems; Membranes; Multi-Layered Composites; Smart Textiles (used with or in electronics and sensors); Textiles made of recycled materials

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Coated textiles; Laminated textiles; Tent fabrics; Packaging materials, sacking; Tarpaulin fabrics; Awning material; End-product manufacturing; Accessories; Imitation leather

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Reinforcing textiles; Composite textiles; Prepregs; Structural components and mouldings; Fibre-reinforced materials; Membrane systems; Films and sheeting; Textile-reinforced plastic for concrete; Textile sheet products for lamination with solids

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Finishing processes; Adhesive, sealing and moulding materials; Laminating and coating materials; Raw materials and additives; Application processing; Material pre-treatment; Plastics and other hardening masses; Adhesive mixing and application equipment, robot technology; Surface treatment technologies; Plasma treatment; Flocking

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New materials; New finishing; Membranes; Wearable Smart Textiles (with electronics and/or sensors); Wearable Smart Textiles (without electronics and/or sensors); Materials with additional functions; Textiles for future apparel; Textiles with medical / cosmetic qualities (wearable skincare, cosmetotextiles); Textiles for professional + protective clothing; Textiles for sport + active wear

Coated apparel textiles; Finishing; Functionalisation

Nanotechnology; Microsystems technology; Wearable electronics; Optical Technologies; Information- / Communication technology; Testing technology and -process

Apparel Concepts; Design; Prototypes; Interdisciplinary cooperation; New strategies for marketing

Application areas

Technical textiles and nonwovens can be used in versatile ways. Techtextil brings all areas of application together. This is where car manufacturers meet fashion designers and medical engineers meet industry specialists.

Techtextil application area Agrotech

Agrotech

The ear of the wheat is the symbol for cultivation and tilling the soil - and for the Agrotech application area. Under this sign you'll find the latest ideas and products for agriculture, forestry, horticulture and landscape gardening.

 

Application area Buildtech

Buildtech

The house stands for architecture and building - and that's why we've chosen it as the symbol for the Buildtech application area.
Buildtech includes all important innovations in membrane construction, lightweight and solid structures, earthworks, hydraulic engineering and road construction.

Application area Clothtech

Clothtech

The t-Shirt is popular all over the world - that's why we've chosen it as the symbol for the Clothtech application area.

It includes the latest developments in shoe and clothing manufacture.

 

Application area Geotech

Geotech

The dam separates the land from water - and is the symbol for the Geotech application area.

Geotech is home to new concepts and products in road construction, civil engineering, dam and waste site construction.

 

Application areas Hometech

Hometech

The armchair is a symbol for home design - and for the Hometech application area.

Hometech presents innovative developments in the manufacture of furniture, upholstery, floor coverings and carpets.

 

Application area Indutech

Indutech

Gear wheels are a symbol for industry and technology - and for the Indutech application area.

Indutech contains solutions and products for mechanical engineering and for the chemical and electrical industries.

 

Application areas Medtech

Medtech

The sticking plaster is a symbol for effective medical care - and for the Medtech application area.

Medtech contains the complete range of innovations in the manufacture, processing and application of medical and hygiene products.

Application area Mobiltech

Mobiltech

The tyre is a symbol for mobility - and for the Mobiltech application area.

Under this sign you’ll find the latest developments in ship and aircraft construction, as well as in all aspects of automobile, railway and space travel.

Application area Oekotech

Oekotech

Mankind protecting nature - this is the symbol for the Oekotech application area.

Oekotech stands for new ideas and interesting concepts in environmental protection, waste disposal and recycling.

 

Application area Packtech

Packtech

The package is a symbol for the global transportation of goods - and for the Packtech application area.

It includes all significant innovations in the packaging, covering and transportation of the widest possible array of goods.

Application area Protech

Protech

The helmet is a symbol for effective protection - and for the Protech application area.

Under this sign you'll find the latest developments in personal and property protection.

 

Application areas Sporttech

Sporttech

To play sport you need the right equipment - that's why we've chosen the trainer as the symbol for the Sporttech application area.

Sporttech includes new products and ideas from the world of sport and leisure.

 

Techtextil advisory board

The Techtextil exhibitors` advisory board comprises renowned international experts.

CLUBTEX                                                                  
Campus CETI
41 rue des Métissages – CS 70314
59336 Tourcoing
FRANKREICH                                                               

Frau Karine Wallois
Tel.: +33 362 72 61 51
Fax: +33 362 72 61 61
www.clubtex.fr

EURATEX - The European Apparel
and Textile Confederation
Rue Montoyer
1000 Brussels
Belgien

Lutz Walter
Tel.: + 32 (02) 2 85 48 85
Fax: + 32 (02) 2 30 60 54
www.euratex.eu

Fedustria                                                              
Montoyerstraat 24
1000 Bruxelles                                                           
BELGIEN

Frau Caroline Sonneville
Tel.: +32 (0) 9 242 9828
Fax: +32 (0) 9 242 9829
www.fedustria.be

Forschungskuratorium Textil e.V.
Reinhardtstr. 14-16
10117 Berlin
GERMANY

Herr Dr. Uwe Mazura
Tel.: +49 (0)30 726220 0
Fax: +49 (0)30 726220 44
www.textilforschung.de

Freudenberg Performance Materials
Holding SE & Co. KG

Global Communications                                   
GB Technische Vliesstoffe                                           
69465 Weinheim
DEUTSCHLAND

Herr Holger-Michael Steingraeber
Tel.: 49 (0) 6201  / 80 50 09
Fax: +49 (0) 6201 / 88 50 09
www.freudenberg-nw.de

Groz-Beckert KG
Parkweg 2
72458 Albstadt
DEUTSCHLAND

Herr Mathias von der Trenck
Tel.: +49 (0) 7431-100
Fax: +49 (0) 7431-102777
www.groz-beckert.com

Huntsman Textile Effects
co/ Huntsman Textile Effects GmbH
Rehlinger Str. 1
86462 Langweid a. Lech
DEUTSCHLAND

Herr Oliver Gerlach
Tel.: +49 (0) 8230 410
Fax: +49 (0) 8230 41 370
www.huntsman.com

IBENA Textilwerke Beckmann GmbH & Co. KG  
Postfach 1653      
46395 Bocholt
DEUTSCHLAND

Herr Ralph Beckmann
Tel.: +49 (0) 2872 931 119
Fax: +49 (0) 2872 931 130
www.ibena.de

Industrieverband Technische Textilien
- Rollladen - Sonnenschutz e.V (ITRS)

Heinrichstr. 79
36037 Fulda
Telefon: +49 (0)661-90196011
Fax: +49 (0)661-90196320
www.itrs-ev.com

Industrievereinigung Chemiefaser e.V.
Mainzer Landstraße 55     
60329 Frankfurt am Main     
DEUTSCHLAND

Herr Dr. Wilhelm Rauch
Tel.: +49 (0) 69 279971-30
Fax: +49 (0) 69 279971-37
www.ivc-ev.de

Institut Français Textile-Habillement - IFTH  
25 rue Alfred Werner    
68059 Mulhouse Cedex 2     
FRANKREICH

Herr Jacques-Hervé Lévy
Tel.: +33 (0) 3 89 42 74 08
Fax: +33 (0) 3 89 42 91 15
www.ifth.org

IVGT Industrieverband
Veredlung - Garne - Gewebe Technische Textilien e.v.

Mainzer Landstraße 55      
60329 Frankfurt am Main
DEUTSCHLAND

Herr Stefan Schmidt
Tel.: +49 69 2556-1723
Fax: +49 69 2556-1725
www.ivgt.de

Karl Mayer GmbH      
Brühlstr. 25       
63179 Obertshausen      
DEUTSCHLAND

Frau Gabriela Schellner
Tel.: +49 (0)6104 402-9431
Fax: +49 (0)6104 402-73-9431
www.karlmayer.com

Schoeller Textil AG
Bahnhofstraße 17
9475 Sevelen
SCHWEIZ

Herr Hendrikus van Es
Tel.: +41 (0)81-7860800
Fax: +41 (0) 81-7860810
www.schoeller-textiles.com

TECHTERA
Villa CREATIS, 2 Rue des Muriers
69258 Lyon
FRANKREICH

Frau Julie Rafton-Jolivet
Tel.: +33 (0) 4 - 20302880
Fax: +41 (0) 4 - 20302889
www.techtera.org

TexClubTec      
Viale Sarca, 223     
20126 Milano      
ITALIEN

Herr Dr. Aldo Tempesti
Tel.: +39 02 6611 8098
Fax: +39 02 643 8689
www.texclubtec.it

VDMA
Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau e.V.

Fachverband Textilmaschinen
Lyoner Str. 18
60528 Frankfurt am Main
DEUTSCHLAND

Herr Boris Abadjieff
Tel.: +49 69 6603 1337
Fax: +49 69 6603 2337
https://txm.vdma.org/

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