From March 28 to 31, the economic capital of Morocco showed its capacity and power in home textiles with 4th respective edition of the Morocco Home Textile Fair organised by Pyramids Group.450 exhibitors from 16 countries such as: Morocco, Turkey, UK, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Czech Republic, South Korea, Egypt, China, India, Lithunia, Poland, UAE, South Africa, Bangladesh along with 13,840 professional visitors from Morocco and 34 foreign countries from West Africa, North Africa, Middle East and Gulf Countries, European countries such as Italy, Germany, Spain, Portugal, France, Belgium, Greece, Netherlands, England and America contributed the success of Morocco Fashion & Tex.
Visitors found the opportunity to meet designers, stylists, wholesalers, department stores, shop owners, agents and distributors, associations and institutions, investors, entrepreneurs and media interested in the latest home textile trends and products.
Morocco Home Textile with its 5th edition continued to bring professionals together from all sectors of home textiles industry around a platform for meetings, exchanges and business in OFEC Casablanca, completing the mission to promote the Moroccan Home textile sector, by collaborating and creating international networks aiming to: Encourage exchanges between local and international operators, between brands and accessories, Highlight and synergy of all services, devices and solutions sector, Enhance the Moroccan and international innovation, And to stimulate demand, production and supply.
This platform allowed national and international companies of different industry sectors to show and promote their skills, meet partners and find international brands from several countries. Thus, “Morocco Home Textiles” contributed to the consolidation of the Moroccan expertise in this area, consolidating the competitiveness of the Kingdom and making it an international reference in many ways Afro and a regional Mediterranean hub.
Top 5 exhibiting countries for Morocco were China, Morocco, India, Turkey, South Africa, 5 per cent and other countries. Total visitors this edition were 13,840 of which Africa- 62 per cent, Europe- 29 per cent, Middle East and Gulf Countries- 6 per cent, Asia- 2 per cent, America- 1 per cent.
Visitor distribution by country were Turkey, Morocco, India, Pakistan, Spain, Tunusia, USA, Kuwait, Jordan, Italy, Algeria, Portugal, Egypt, China, UAE, Mauritania, Ivory Coast, Greece, France, UK, Brazil, Germany, Belgium, Russia, Others.