The exhibition provided a platform to connect with the industry’s leading suppliers, fostering collaborative relationships. The fringe programme brought together key industry players, promoting a deeper understanding of trends and innovative ideas for future development.
Cementing its position as one of the most comprehensive platforms for the industry in Eastern China, the fair attracted a wide variety of industry players to showcase their latest innovations and seize valuable opportunities. Ms Wilmet Shea, General Manager of Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd, commented: “China is globally recognised for its substantial investments in cutting-edge textile technologies. The fair serves as an ideal place for industry peers to explore emerging technologies and drive the evolution of the industry. With the accelerating demand for personalisation and sustainable practices, and the growing trend of applying digital printing in embroidery, this edition witnessed suppliers making further advancements in their printing techniques, technologies, and raw materials to meet these evolving needs.”
The influential digital and screen printing fair hosted prominent suppliers from around the world, presenting a range of distinguished products to engage buyers. Product groups spanned machinery and accessories; consumables and substrates; inks and additives; industrial, personalised, 3D printing and production. Key exhibitors included Bihong, Brother, Changlian, Decai, Great World Ink, Huayin, Kenzel, Machine Elements, Juist, Saati, Shanghai Smart (Nittoku).
In addition, exhibitors unveiled their latest printing technologies and consumables. Many expressed optimism regarding the outlook for the textile printing markets, highlighting the potential for continued growth and opportunity.
“The visitor flow has met our expectations, with a significant presence of agents who are our target customers. Each edition, we have managed to meet new quality buyers, and this year has been no exception. I believe the industry requires further innovation in the future, and one example of this is the steel screen printing technology we have introduced this edition. The fair serves as an excellent platform for us to showcase new technologies and products, allowing industry professionals to experience them in one stop.”
Ms Meichun Zhang, Sales Manager, Shanghai Wanghan International Trade Co Ltd
“My company is an undergarment manufacturer in India and we do all kinds of t-shirts. We are here to source for new technologies, machines and automation. Our focus is mainly on new types of chemicals, sustainable ink and processes. The exhibitor quality here at DS Printech China is excellent. I managed to source for many less hazardous chemicals at the fair and intend to place orders. I will definitely return again next year.”
Mr Udai Kumar Agarwal, Managing Director, Anaadih Vincom Pvt Ltd