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During Berlin Fashion Week, AFRICA SOURCING AND FASHION WEEK has been highlighted as the only African show at Germany´s most famous fashion magazine called TextilWirtschaft.

The Rise of East Africa

Textilrevue 07/2018
Die Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week (ASFW) ist die grösste Messe Afrikas. Mit umfangreichem Angebot lockt sie vom 1. bis 4.Oktober 2018 Einkäufer, Designer und vermehrt auch grosse Modehäuser aus der ganzen Welt nach Äthiopien.
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Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week 2018

TM Textilmitteilungen 06/2018
Afrika entwickelt sich zu einem wichtigen Produktionsstandort für Textilien und Bekleidung. Der afrikanische Kontinent ist daher auch als Messestandort interessant.
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PRESS RELEASE
AFRICA SOURCING AND FASHION WEEK 2018 - ETHIOPIA

Africa´s leading exhibition and conference for the cotton, textile, apparel, home décor and technology industry from 1st - 4th October 2018 in Millennium Hall, Addis Abeba / Ethiopia.
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AU expects cooperation with China on free trade area

Xinhua, 18/03/2018
The African Union (AU) is looking forward to work with China and other partners outside Africa as the continent focus on realizing the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), an African Union (AU) official said Saturday.
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Ethiopia looks to boost textile export to Europe

ETHIOPIA OBSERVER, 15/02/2018
Ethiopia’s burgeoning textile sector is hoping for European market access as eight manufactures showcased their products at the Texworld/Apparel Sourcing Paris that took place from 11 February until 14 February, 2018 in Le Bourget, Paris.
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Messe Frankfurt intensifies its involvement in Africa

Innovation in Textiles, 26/10/2017
Messe Frankfurt is expanding its portfolio of textile trade fairs on the African continent. With its forthcoming cooperation with the two trade fairs Maroc in Mode and Maroc Sourcing, the global market leader for textile trade fairs is expanding its presence in North West Africa.
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The Hub of Africa Fashion Week 2017 in Addis Ababa

Vogue Italia, 18/10/2017
The 6th Edition of the The Hub of Africa Fashion Week was held in Addis Ababa from the 5th to the 8th of October 2017.  In collaboration with Fashion Africa 254 and AFRICA SOURCING & FASHION WEEK (ASFW), the event week explored a magical calendar catalysing international partners from all over Europe.

 

Il meccanotessile italiano espone in Etiopia a African Sourcing e Fashion Week

Pagine Tessili, 05/10/2017
Una rappresentanza costruttori italiani di macchinari tessili è presente in questi giorni alla manifestazione fieristica African Sourcing & Fashion Week (ASFW), che si sta svolgendo ad Addis Abeba (Etiopia) dal 3 al 6 ottobre 2017.
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La filière textile en Ethiopie mise en avant à l'African Sourcing and Fashion Week

Commodafrica, 05/10/2017
La capitale éthiopienne d'Addis Abeba vit cette semaine à l'heure du coton et des textiles.

 

Ethiopia hosts Africa's main textile, apparel trade show

Xinhua, 04/10/2017
Ethiopia is showcasing its prowess in textile and garment industry at the ongoing Africa's main trade show for cotton, textile, apparel, home and technology industries.
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Turkey participates in Africa fashion week in Ethiopia

AA, 03/10/2017
Event sees participation of 230 manufacturers from 26 countries
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Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week 2017

Knitting Industry, 10/2017
The fashion industry in Sub-Saharan Africa is expected to double in the next 10 years, generating up to US$ 5 trillion annually. © Africa Sourcing & Fashion WeekThe third edition of Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week, Africa’s main trade show for the cotton, textile, apparel, home and technology industry, will take place from 3-6 October in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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L'Ethiopie va construire deux nouveaux parcs dédiés à l’habillement

Fashion Network, 17/07/2017
Après avoir attiré les productions du groupe PVH (détenteur des marques Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Arrow, Van Heusen...) et amené l’organisateur de salons textile Messe Frankfurt à investir au sein de sa capitale Addis-Abeba, l’Ethiopie va inaugurer deux nouveaux espaces industriels dans le nord du pays.
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Missão comercial à Etiópia o novo eldorado africano

JORNAL T, 27/06/2017
A Associação Selectiva Moda está a organizar, em parceria com a AEP, uma Missão Comercial e de Prospeção à Etiópia, que decorrerá de 3 a 8 de outubro próximos – e conta com o apoio da Embaixada e do Consulado Honorário da Etiópia em Portugal.
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Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week 2017 focuses on sustainability in clothing

Africa Fashion League, 19/5/2017
Africa Sourcing and Fashion Week 2017 will focus primarily on sustainability in the clothing industry. The central theme of the upcoming Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week is “Sustainability in Clothing”. From 3-6 October 2017, a conference running parallel to the trade fair will discuss the themes that are currently dominating the textile industry.
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Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week thinks sustainability

Fibre2Fashion.com, 9/5/2017
Themed around 'Sustainability in Clothing', the upcoming Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week is being organised during October 3-6, 2017 in Addis Ababa. A conference will be held parallel to the trade fair to discuss the issues dominating the textile industry such as sustainability, with a particular focus on production, the environment and certifications.
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Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week 2017 will focus on sustainability

FashionUnited, 08/05/2017
Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week (ASFW), taking place at Millennium Hall in Ethiopia's capital Addis Abeba from 3 to 6 October 2017, will focus on sustainability and its central theme “Sustainability in Clothing”.
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Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week 2017 setzt auf Nachhaltigkeit

Fashion United, 8/5/2017
Vom 3. bis 6. Oktober 2017 wird die Messe Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week (ASFW) in der Millennium Hall in Addis Abeba stattfinden, die dieses Jahr unter dem Motto “Sustainability in Clothing” ganz unter dem Zeichen der Nachhaltigkeit steht.
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Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week to focus on sustainability

Knitting Industry, 5/5/2017
Apparel fabrics, fashion and accessories are the main items on display at the Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week.The central theme of the upcoming Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week, which will take place from 3-6 October 2017, is Sustainability in Clothing. A conference running parallel to the trade fair will discuss the themes that are currently dominating the textile industry.
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Nuevos salones de Feria de Frankfurt, en Etiopía

Pinker Moda, 7/11/2016
Olaf Schmidt,vicepresidente de Feria de Franfurt para el sector textil, ha confirmado la entrada de Feria de Frankfurt en la Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week, que ya se viene celebrando en Addis Abeba, capital de Etiopía. ...
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Messe Frankfurt se expande a África

Noticiero Textil, 31/10/2016
El organizador de ferias alemán ha dado el salto al continente africano con una edición de Texworld, Apparel Sourcing & Texprocess en Addis Abeba (Etiopía). No es la única novedad que presenta el ente ferial: Boulevard Prêt-à-sale es una nueva incorporación al portafolio de certámenes, que acontecerá en Nueva York. ...
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Hub of Africa Addis Fashion Week

Vogue Italia, 18/10/2016
I best look dalla Addis Abeba Fashion Week
La Hub of Africa Addis Fashion Week ha ospitato la quinta edizione internazionale di Fashion Designers Showcase @ ASFW (Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week) in collaborazione con l’Ambasciata italiana e l’Agenzia Italiana per la Cooperazione allo Sviluppo in Etiopia. ...
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Messe Frankfurt: "Ich hatte einen Modemarkt in Afrika...."

Fashion Network, 11/10/2016
Nach Europa, Asien und Amerika dehnt die Messe Frankfurt ihr Portfolio im Mode- und Textilsektor auf Afrika aus. Ab 2017 geht das Unternehmen eine Partnerschaft mit der Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week in Äthiopien ein. Dabei werden Ableger der drei Messe-Brands Texworld, Apparel Sourcing und Texprocess innerhalb der Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week integriert. Hierzu haben die Frankfurter mit Trade and Fairs East Africa, dem Veranstalter der Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week, kürzlich eine Vereinbarung getroffen. ...
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Messe Frankfurt launches first Africa sourcing events

Just Style, 10/10/2016
The growing interest in East Africa as a platform for garment and textile production has prompted trade fair organiser Messe Frankfurt to include Africa in its textile event portfolio from next year. ...
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Fachmesse „Texprocess“ künftig auch in Afrika

Möbel Fertigung, 6/10/2016
Nach Europa, Asien und Amerika dehnt die Messe Frankfurt ihr textiles Veranstaltungsportfolio auch auf Afrika aus. Ab 2017 geht die Messe Frankfurt eine Partnerschaft mit der „Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week“ (ASFW) in Äthiopien ein. Dabei werden Ableger der drei Messe-Brands „Texprocess “, „Texworld“ und „Apparel Sourcing“ innerhalb der ASFW integriert. Hierzu hat die Messe Frankfurt mit Trade and Fairs East Africa, dem Veranstalter der ASFW, kürzlich eine Vereinbarung getroffen. ...
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Ethiopia: Textile Factories, Designers to Converge At Fashion Week

All Africa, 4/10/2016
The Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week (ASFW) is finalising preparations to organise an exhibition for cotton and textile industry players from October 4-7, 2017, at the Millennium Hall, in Addis Abeba. Over 250 leading companies and exporters from Africa, Europe, the US, Asia and the Middle East will present their products and innovations. The exhibiting companies represent 25 countries, including Ethiopia, South Africa, Japan, China and Turkey. ...
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Messe Frankfurt Launching Textile Show in Ethiopia

Sourcing Journal, 4/10/2016
With more and more apparel companies sourcing garments from Ethiopia, including H&M and PVH Corp., trade show organizer Messe Frankfurt has decided to expand its event portfolio to encompass East Africa. ...
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