Surat is displacing China as the main supplier of polyester bedding for hotels and hospitals
Surat, January 12th (KNN) Surat International Textile Expo (SITEX) 2022 recorded INR 250 crore which was a 3 day event.
It was organized by the Southern Gujarat Chamber Trader and Industrial Development Council.
The Union’s Minister of State for Textiles and Railways, Darshana Jardosh, opened the fair in the presence of BJP President CR Paatil.
Over 75 exhibitors from Surat and other parts of the country took part in the expo with machines from European countries as well as from China and Japan.
There was strong demand from exhibitors for the latest textile machines, said SGCCI chairman Ashish Gujarati.
He said China used to be a major supplier of polyester bed sheets to hotels and hospitals around the world, now most of those orders have gone to Surat.