Uludag Textile Exporters Association (UTIB), promotes the city of textile, Bursa, with Turkish Fashion Fabrics (TFF) Multimedia Show. For the show, Bursa’s world-renowned designers like Atil Kutoglu, Selma Celik and Ayse-Ece Ege, creator of the brand ‘Dice Kayek’, joined together to promote Turkish textile with their designs.
At the Turkish Fashion Fabrics Multimedia Show, which was hosted by the UTİB, in addition to Bursa’s fabric designs, Bursa’s historical and touristic places were also emphasized. Besides the famous names of the fashion World, foreign business people and foreign press members all over the World attended the night.
As a Europe’s 3rd largest textile exporter and world’s 7th largest apparel exporter, Turkey wants to be a fashion hub located at the center of 3 continents. With fast delivery, punctuality, conformity to agreements and standards, Turkey become the largest textile producer in Europe and in line with global trends and latest innovations like environmentally sensitive products and processes in the World of fashion.
Today, Turkey is one of the few countries that come to mind when high quality fabrics are mentioned. The Turkish Fashion Fabrics provides top quality in all respects, from production to promotion; from quality standards to marketing. This success has been achieved by focusing on value added products that highlights design and brand quality as part of Turkey's export boosting strategy. The success is a result of the hard work of SME's as well as large, modern and vertically integrated companies which are capable of producing and exporting their own unique collections.
Turkish Fashion Fabrics have been a critical source for major international labels, ranging from the high-end to countless popular fashion houses as well as design studios and fashion schools around the world. Trendy clothes made with Turkish Fashion Fabrics are worn and appreciated by all and there is a Turkish Fashion Fabric on display at apparel stores at all over the World.
With excellent quality / price ratio, easy and clear export / import formalities, latest production techniques and trendsetting designs, Turkish textile sector export numbers are raising. In October 2018, exports of textile products increased by 3.5 percent to $ 761.5 million compared to the previous month and increased by 6.2 percent to 8 billion 514 million dollars in the last 12 months. In 2017, the sector exported 8 billion 183 million dollars.
Chairman of Uludag Textile Exporters Association Pınar Taşdelen Engin said, "I'm so excited and so happy tonight, because this is the first time we're doing such an event. Textile is the most important sector for Turkish economy. We are exporting more than 160 countries and our export number is 2 billion dollar per year. Tonight we are starting an image campaign with Turkish Fabric Show. We have prepared Multimedia Show that emphasizes the production quality and power of our sector and the design ability by emphasizing the historical and natural beauties of Bursa. With this film, We will show our production potential and design power to the world."