Africa‘s biggest Trade Event for the Textile, Apparel and Fashion Industry

8–11 November 2024
Congress Center, Skylight Hotel
Addis Ababa

Africa‘s biggest Trade Event for the Textile, Apparel and Fashion Industry

8–11 November 2024
Congress Center, Skylight Hotel
Addis Ababa

ASFW includes texprocess Addis Ababa, apparel sourcing Addis Ababa, Texworld Addis Ababa - licenced by Messe Frankfurt

Africa‘s biggest Trade Event for the Textile, Apparel and Fashion Industry

8–11 November 2024
Congress Center, Skylight Hotel
Addis Ababa

ASFW includes texprocess Addis Ababa, apparel sourcing Addis Ababa, Texworld Addis Ababa - licenced by Messe Frankfurt

Fashion, Sourcing, Sustainability and Innovation

Meet your target groups from retailing, interior decoration, design and manufacturing from 8 – 11 November 2024.

World´s leading trade shows Texworld, Apparel Sourcing and Texprocess Exhibitions (Organized by Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH) have been successful to come with their new brands in Addis Ababa and partner with AFRICA SOURCING AND FASHION WEEK.

The show has grown again in exhibitor, visitor and conference attendees numbers. ASFW 2023 has again proofed its premier position within Africa´s fashion and sourcing industry.

As an exhibitor at ASFW you’ll be on hand when the leading international trade fair of the year sets benchmarks for the entire sector.

With its international visitor profile and high proportion of decision makers, the international trade fair for fashion and fashion accessories sourcing as well as machinery, home décor, beauty and service acts as a mood barometer for the entire business.

Impressions ASFW 2023

ASFW 2023
Inauguration and Conference

ASFW 2023
Runway Show “elegance”

ASFW 2023
Expo

Conference & Factory Visits

810 panellists took part in Africa’s biggest international textile and garment discussion platform. State of the art factories could be visited on the last day.

Exhibitor List

At ASFW 2023, 286 exhibitors from 28 countries represented the complete textile value chain, from production and manufacturing to retail goods.

ASFW 2023 Facts & Figures

ASFW – Member of World Texpertise Network

ASFW Ethiopia is selected as one of few members of the world´s leading apparel events.

Messe Frankfurt Texpertise Network

At around 60 events worldwide, Messe Frankfurt shows the forces driving the sector. Texpertise – the textile business network combines current topics, trends, events and a global network of more than 500,000 people from all over the world. Texpertise Network provides impulses for the entire textile value chain. And you will find the news from the textile world and our activities concentrated here!

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Why attend ASFW

MEET THE INDUSTRY – FIND PARTNERS

Meet African and international industry players, explore partnerships and business opportunities to build long-term partnerships. Be a member of decision makers of the sector.

FIND NEW PRODUCTS

Meet over 200 manufacturers and distributors of the textile & apparel value chain from around the world, who will meet your business needs. Find the latest products and solutions on the market, covering the entire fashion lifecycle.

ATTEND FREE WORKSHOPS

Continuous update of know-how is key to develop your career and to keep your knowledge up-to-date. Join professional workshops and high-level conference sessions on topics covering all disciplines in the textile & apparel industry.

GAIN BENEFIT FROM “WALK FOR BUSINESS” MODEL

Meet with amazing African designers who create high end fashion for the entire world market. Create, partner with African counterparts and enjoy the creativity of international “Fashion made in Africa”.

BE WITNESS OF MAJOR NEWS

ASFW is known for a platform where African fashion news are made and spread to the world. Be part and the success story and enjoy being mentioned on top level.

VISIT STATE OF THE ART FACTORIES

Get an impression of high end African textile and apparel factories. In collaboration with Ethiopian Investment Commission and IPDC, ASFW organizes tours to state of the art factories for international delegations. Seats are free but limited.

ENJOY B2B AND B2G SESSIONS

Enjoy meeting between manufacturers and buyers / investors on a private level. The show organizes private sessions for registered exhibitors and high end buyers.

ASFW PRODUCT GROUPS AND AREAS

ASFW Productgroups
ASFW Productgroups

Partners and Supporters