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The AUSTRALIAN INTERNATIONAL SOURCING FAIR 18-20 November 2014, Melbourne Exhibition Centre

Australian International Sourcing Fair is back again at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre on 18-20 November. The fair is is Australia’s only dedicated sourcing trade fair, it is a business platform connecting international manufacturers with Australian brands and buyers across the fashion and textile product categories. Now in its fifth year, the event offers unparalleled opportunities for buyers to create efficiency gains, new product development opportunities and source from a wide range of products.

The show enables international manufacturers to interact with highly targeted Australian trade buyers and manufacturers. It has fantastic informative business seminars spread out over the three days.

A terrific line-up of Australian and international speakers will discuss the current highlights and issues affecting the industry. The seminars are available to all attendees. Click here for more information.

You can also find potential trading partners at the show. So keep your eyes wide and ears open to find the right partner for your business. The show is co-located with the China Chamber of Clothing and Textiles Expo (CCCT) and there will be over 200 exhibitors from 12 different countries from all over Asia-Pacific in one location over 3 days; including India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Thailand and Vietnam.. Ask your burning questions, see and touch the products and make deals face-to-face.

The involvement of many countries means there are a great variety of products on offer to the trade visitor. These include leather items (apparel, footwear, handbags), garments, workwear and fashion accessories. There is also a good range of home textile products from numerous countries, and organic products including jute.

In the past years the fair was attended by close to 3,000 targeted trade buyers and manufacturers seeking to source products and connections. If you are planning to source products  and productions for your business this fair will be the right one for you.

WHO’S EXHIBITING?

The Fair will showcase a range of textile and fashion products from international countries such as; China, India, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Thailand, Indonesia and many more. Products featured will include:

>> Accessories>> Apparel>> Millinery>> Leather goods

>> Lingerie and intimate apparel

>> Sportswear and sporting goods

>> Womenswear and menswear

>> Footwear

>> Workwear/uniforms

>> Streetwear

>> Embroidery, trims

>> Home textiles, handicrafts and handlooms

>> Luggage, bags and wallets>> Giftware>> Eyewear and headwear>> Outdoor

>> Small leather goods

>> Jewellery

>> Floorcoverings, carpets and rugs

>> Denim, leather, silk, embroidery, yarn and knitwear

>> Swimwear

>> Textiles and ceramics

>> Ready-made garments/made ups

>> Manchester

When:
 Tuesday 18 – Thursday November 2014
Where:

Melbourne Exhibition Centre

Who: 
Entry is open to companies that are currently importing product
into Australia, considering establishing private brands or
looking to develop manufacturing partnerships.
It is NOT open to the general public.
 Visitor Registration:
More Information: 

Phone 1300 656 184 or

 

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I am a Business LifeStyle coach who specialises in working with artists, designers, crafters and all creative professionals. Myself and my partner Stuart Horrex are here to help you to achieve your Life & business goal and dreams. We have had over 20 years experience in finance, retail,furniture,food,wine fashion,crafts and hospitality.