GTC - Bangkok Global Textile Congress


The Textile Association (India) with the support of Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) organized Global Textile Congress at Bangkok on 13th to 15th February, 2015 to develop lasting business relations between countries producing textile fibres, fabrics, machineries and carrying out extensive research in all related areas.


The theme of Congress “Global Textile – Opportunities and Challenges in an Integrated World” was very meticulously selected to garner knowledge and expertise of galaxy of eminent speakers of world fame. This international event was conceived two years ago and tremendous efforts were made to achieve success.


The Textile Association (India) clocked a key milestone in its history with the organization of the first ever Global Textile Conference (GTC) in Bangkok. The 3-day GTC has successfully organized with an overwhelming delegate response from not only from India but also from other Asian nations, including Thailand.

WTC1 - MUMBAI World Textile Conference


The first ever World Textile Conference was held under the aegis of Textile Association (India) -Central office, with the support of Institute of Chemical technology (formerly known the UDCT) and Office of The Textile Commissioner. The support of the Textile, Apparel and Retail Garment Industries was enormous and the enthusiasm of the delegates attending this conference was simply over whelming. To begin with the Welcome address was given by Mr. D.R. Mehta, President, TM where as and Mr. Arvind Sinha, Conference Chairman, gave the background of the conference.

WTC2 - MUMBAI World Textile Conference


After the grand success of the First World Textile Conference held in the city of Mumbai in the year 2011 and excellent response thereafter from the technocrats, industrialists, manufacturers, traders, educationist from the participating countries as well as local Govt. dignitaries prompted the Textile Association (India) to take up the challenge of organizing the World Textile Conference-2.

World Textile Conference-2 was organized at Mumbai, India by the Textile Association (India) (TAI) on 16th & 17th September, 2016 at Sahara Sapphire, Mumbai with the help of Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT) as Knowledge Partner to deliberate upon the global theme “World Textiles — Growth & Great Opportunities” under the dynamic leadership of National President TAI , Mr. Arvind Sinha. This Conference was enthusiastically attended by luminaries from textile and allied sectors from about twenty countries making it truly a World Textile Conference.