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Emitex, Simatex and Confemaq will gather again the Argentine textile industry in May 2022

25 Oct 2021

The three events are getting ready to receive the most important manufacturers of yarns and fabrics, manufacturers of textile machinery for garments and suppliers of services and supplies. From May 31 to June 2, 2022, Emitex and Confemaq will take place, while Simatex will begin a day before: from May 30 to June 2, all of them in Costa Salguero Center.

The most important event of the Argentine textile industry comes back with a new edition full of proposals and experiences for each sector. Emitex, the International Trade Fair of Suppliers for the Garment Industry; Simatex, the International Trade Fair of Textile Machinery; and Confemaq, the International Trade Fair of Garment Machinery will be carried out simultaneously in Costa Salguero Center summoning the whole value chain of the industry.

The three events expect to gather 11,000 business professionals and professionals to offer them the latest news of the market, trends, training and professional updating.

On their part, the organizers launched the commercialization with great expectations. It is expected that manufacturers visit the event to find suppliers with whom they can develop their collections for an increasingly demanding market. “The exhibitions will be carried out in an excellent moment of the industry for closing business. Meeting again after 4 years in such an event mobilizes the whole industry. We all expect to gather face to face once again in a unique business environment. Knowing the new technological developments and the news in terms of products and services is vital for the growth and improvement of quality”, says Andrea Lippi, Project Manager of #ESC (Emitex, Simatex and Confemaq). And she adds: “the market is reactivating and with this event we wish to strengthen the Argentine textile industry in all its value chain. The success of the exhibitions is guaranteed".

Emitex, Simatex and Confemaq are reference textile exhibitions in our region and set world trends, and in turn they advocate fashion as an influential sector to deal with the most urgent problems of the world. In this sense and in line with the commitment of Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) that Messe Frankfurt Texpertise Network has, #ESC 2022 will have sustainability as one of its main subjects.


For this reason, it will have a diffusion space and information of leading change companies that work on the textile industry sustainability. The subject will also be dealt with from academic and business perspectives through the several lectures given by exhibitors and experts. With this initiative, the event seeks to promote better practices in textile production, encouraging and spreading companies and brands that wish to communicate their sustainable potential.

Emitex and Confemaq will take place from May 31 to June 2, while Simatex will begin a day before: from May 30 to June 2, all of them in Costa Salguero Center.

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Event only for professionals and business professionals of the sector. With invitation: free of charge

To register you should submit your ID. Children under 16 years old will not be admitted, even if they are accompanied by an adult.

Background information on Mundo Textil

It is the only specialized magazine of the textile and garment industry suppliers in Argentina. For more than 15 years, it has been effectively communicating the sector. It has participated in the organization of sector exhibitions since its creation and it is an active part of the most representative institutions of the textile industry. In its digital and paper format, it covers all the countries in Latin America and it has more than 15,000 readers per issue.


Background information on Messe Frankfurt
Messe Frankfurt is the world’s largest trade fair, congress and event organiser with its own exhibition grounds. The Messe Frankfurt Group employs around 2,500* people in a total of 30 subsidiaries. The company generated annual sales of approximately €250* million in 2020 after having recorded sales of €738 million the previous year. Even in difficult times caused by the coronavirus pandemic, we are globally networked with our industry sectors. We have close ties with our industry sectors and serve our customers’ business interests efficiently within the framework of our Fairs & Events, Locations and Services business fields. One of the Group’s key USPs is its closely knit global sales network, which extends throughout the world. Our comprehensive range of services – both onsite and online – ensures that customers worldwide enjoy consistently high quality and flexibility when planning, organising and running their events. We are expanding our digital expertise with new business models. The wide range of services includes renting exhibition grounds, trade fair construction and marketing, personnel and food services. Headquartered in Frankfurt am Main, the company is owned by the City of Frankfurt (60 percent) and the State of Hesse (40 percent).

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*preliminary figures 2020.

Background information on Messe Frankfurt Argentina

Messe Frankfurt Argentina is the affiliate of the worldwide trade fair organization leader. The purpose of the fairs is to promote actual business meetings to boost activity in regional markets, in the domestic market and in turn prompt the development of the technological pole in each area. The current portfolio of shows of Messe Frankfurt Argentina includes the following exhibitions: Automechanika Buenos Aires, BIEL Light + Building Buenos Aires, Confemaq, Emitex, ExpoCehap, ExpoFerretera, ExpoMant, Salón Moto, Intersec Buenos Aires, Simatex, Tecno Fidta. In addition to numerous congresses and special events for third party, such as Argentina Oil & Gas Expo Buenos Aires, Argentina Oil and Gas Expo Patagonia and Arminera, among others. For more information, please visit our website at:

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