ITM 2022 Exhibitions Outcome Report

The outcome report of ITM 2022 and HIGHTEX 2022 Exhibitions took place from June 14-18, 2022 has been completed. According to this report, 64.500 professional visitors attended the exhibition to which 1280 companies and representatives totally from 102 countries.

This research report has been prepared under the supervision of the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB) on ITM 2022 International Textile Machinery Exhibition and consecutive HIGHTEX 2022 International Technical Textiles and Nonwovens Trade Exhibition held at TÜYAP Fair Convention and Congress Center – Büyükçekmece / Istanbul on June 14-18, 2022.

1.1. PURPOSE OF RESEARCH
This research aims, by identifying the visitor profiles, the overall assessments of the fair by the visitors with the help of the surveys carried out throughout the event and the information forms collected from both domestic and foreign visitors at the exhibition entrance to present the analysis results, exhibition- related news summaries released in the media to the exhibiting companies, and making use of the gained data to improve and develop future exhibitions.

1.2. RESEARCH METHOD AND SAMPLE STRUCTURE
This research was carried out by making face-to-face surveys with the exhibition visitors equally-distributed to the days and hours during which the exhibition was held and randomly picked on different spots of the exhibition center; assessing the information forms collected from the visitors at the entrance of the exhibition; and analyzing the info on the entry registrations and invitations of the professional visitors.

1.3. SECTORAL COLLABORATIONS ITM 2022
International Textile Machinery Exhibition and consecutive HIGHTEX 2022 International Technical Textiles and Nonwovens Trade Exhibition, organized by the partnership of Tüyap and Teknik Fairs and with the cooperation of TEMSAD Textile Machinery and Accessories Industrialists Association, was opened with the attendance of industry professionals, exhibiting companies, press members and guests.


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. EXHIBITION SUMMARY INFO
65 countries 1280 companies and company representatives – 102 countries 64.500 professional visitors – 36.120 domestic, 28.380 foreign visitors – 56% domestic, 44% foreign visitors – 10% overall visitor increase compared to previous exhibition – 18% foreign visitors increase and 9% participant country diversity increase

3. EXHIBITOR INFO
Intensely from the countries are: Germany, Albania, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, United Kingdom, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, France, Croatia, Netherlands, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Kosovo, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia, Turkey, Ukraine, Greece.

4. FOREIGN VISITOR INFORMATION
ITM 2022 International Textile Machinery Exhibition and consecutive HIGHTEX 2022 International Technical Textiles and Nonwovens Exhibition.

Visitors from 102 countries. The countries are; Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Argentina, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belarus, Belgium, Benin, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Colombia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Egypt, Estonia, Ethiopia,Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Honduras, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Korea, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Lebanon, Libya, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mexico, Moldova, Mongolia, Morocco, Nepal, Netherlands, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Turkey, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates countries, United Kingdom, America, Uzbekistan, Vietnam and Yemen.

4.1. FOREIGN TRADE DELEGATIO
 The countries where the T.C Ministry of Economy Trade Committees come from are: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Algeria, South Africa, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Serbia. In addition, international delegations from Belarus, Iran, India, Uzbekistan, Pakistan, Egypt, Morocco, Algeria, Russia visited ITM 2022.

5. DOMESTIC VISITORS INFORMATION
36 thousand 120 people from all over Turkey visited the ITM 2022 Exhibition. This cities are: Adana, Ağrı, Afyon, Ankara, Antalya, Aydın, Balıkesir, Bolu, Bursa, Bingöl, Bitlis, Çanakkale, Çankırı, Çorum, Denizli, Düzce, Edirne, Eskişehir, Gaziantep, Gümüşhane, Hatay, Isparta, İstanbul, İzmir, Kahramanmaraş, Kayseri, Kırklareli, Kilis, Kocaeli, Konya, Kütahya, Malatya, , Manisa, Mersin, Muğla, Niğde, Osmaniye, Sakarya, Samsun, Sivas, Şanlıurfa, Tekirdağ, Tokat, Uşak, Yalova, Zonguldak.