Intex South Asia 2016 16 17 18 November, 2016

South Asia's Only International Sourcing Show For
Yarns, Apparel Fabrics, Denim Fabrics, Clothing Accessories & Allied Services.

Opening Hours

16-18 November, 2016

  • Wednesday
    10 am - 6 pm
  • Thursday
    10 am - 6 pm
  • Friday
    10 am - 5 pm


Sri Lanka Exhibition & Convention Centre
Colombo - 10

Intex South Asia

  1. Intex South Asia invites international buyers and suppliers to take advantage of the shift in garmenting manufacturing from China and South East Asia to South Asia.
  2. Intex is South Asia's only international sourcing fair, showcasing the best in yarns, fabrics (apparel & denim), clothing accessories and allied services from across Asia and the World.
  3. The Intex South Asia dual advantage - Gives access into South Asia, which is not only the second largest garment manufacturing and exporting region in the world but also has a massive domestic market spurred by South Asia's 487 million fashion conscious youth with increasing disposable income and spending power.

Why Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka being politically neutral is the ideal hub for buyers and suppliers to converge from across South Asia and markets across the world, to do business in an encouraging environment...

South Asia

80% of the world's leading brands are manufactured in South Asia. The South Asia Region holds 18% global market share of apparel exports. South Asia's India, Bangladesh...


Exhibitor Profile


Acrylic, Blended, Brushed, Cabled, Carded, Coated, Combed, Cotton, Dyed, Elastic, Core, Fancy, Lace, Linen, Nylon, Organic, Polyester, Ring, Spun, Silk, Synthetic, Textured, Twisted, Wool, Worsted, and many more...


Acrylic, Art Silk, Batik, Blended, Chiffon, Corduroy, Cotton, Denim, Dyed, Embroidery, Fancy, Interlock, Jacquard, Jersey, Knitted, Linen, Netting, Nylon, Organza, Polyester, Printed, Silk, Synthetic, Velvet, Woven, and many more...


Buttonhole, Buttons, Cord, Elastic, Embroidery, Interlining, Labels, Motifs, Piping, Pocketing Fabric, Ribbons, Rivet, Rosettes, Sequins, Tapes, Threads, Toggles, Trimmings, Velcro, Zippers, and many more...

Exhibitor Testimonials

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    K C Tex International Ltd., Singapore

    Sahil Moorjani

    We received quite a few new inquiries at the show and the show provided us with good lead generating opportunities

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    Mafatlal Industries Ltd., India

    Pratik Porwal

    We were gratified by the quality of buyers visiting the fair and rate the show as 7/10 overall

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    Sapphire Fibres Ltd., Pakistan

    Irfan Akbar

    Intex South Asia gave us good penetration of Sri Lanka Market. Met good quality buyers at fair and extended visit to personally meet and generated good leads. We received good service & support from Worldex team

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    Exciting Fashions & Emb Pvt. Ltd., India

    Abhimanyu Singh Chauhan

    We are already receiving positive queries from contacts made in Sri Lanka. We will definitely attend this show again next year as well as any other Worldex India shows

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    Trident, India

    Nikita Mahajan

    Very good for a first time show. All major and expected buyers were there and with whom we were able to interact and strengthen our contacts

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    Shanghai Deck Lace Weaving Co., Ltd., China

    Li Yan

    We are extremely happy with the response we received from the fair, got positive leads and are now in talks with 5-6 large companies which we met at Intex South Asia

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    PSD Group, Thailand


    The large number of buyers who visited our booth more than satisfied our requirements from this exhibition. We would be happy to exhibit again at Intex or any other Worldex India fair

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    Kotra, Colombo

    Dan Kim

    Korean companies exhibiting at Intex were satisfied with the buyer quality, to the extent that 2 Korean companies have already committed for Intex 2016 and KOTRA will form a larger pavilion as well for Intex 2016

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    Taiwan Textile Federation, Taiwan

    Mr. Sean Tsai

    We are happy with the response received at the show. In the next edition, we would participate with a large pavilion showcasing Taiwanese high quality and innovative textile products to further penetrate our products in this important region

Gallery 2015


Post Show Report 2015

Intex South Asia is the pioneering International Apparel Fabric & Accessories Trade Fair in South Asia. Amidst a backdrop of international exhibitors from 11 countries and buyers from more than 13 countries, Intex South Asia was inaugurated by Hon'ble Sujeewa Senasinghe, State Minister of Development Strategies & International Trade. Dignitaries present on the occasion included Mr. Arindam Bagchi, Deputy High Commissioner of India; Ms. Indira Malwatte, Chairperson & CEO, EDB; Mr. Azeem Ismail, Chairman, Joint Apparel Association Forum; Mr. Saif Jafferjee, Chairman, Sri Lanka Apparel Exporters Association; Mr. Anil Wettewe, Chairman, Sri Lanka Apparel Sourcing Association...

Buyers Testimonials

  • Natific, UK

    Janet Best, UK Operations

    I visited Intex to find quality suppliers and was pleased to find some well-known brands present as well as some new ones I did not know. I met with 10 suppliers of which two were short listed. It was also nice to see some new innovations.

  • Hirdaramani International Exports Ltd., Sri Lanka

    Geethika Wijetunge, Sourcing Manager

    We found good quality suppliers at the show and short listed a few from India and other regions to work together in the near future.

  • Edcon, South Africa

    Tebogo Legodi, Sourcing Manager

    I'm impressed with the Intex Show in Sri Lanka. The quality of exhibitors as well as their diversity across verticals will keep me coming back.

  • Shepherd's Natural Clothing, Germany

    Ulrike Clevert, Proprietor

    Intex fair has a lot on offer and I've got in touch with quite a few potential suppliers. This fair features many quality suppliers and everything has been well managed.

  • Max, India

    Wicrant Gambhir, Asst. Vice President - Sourcing & Quality

    I am visiting Intex South Asia to explore cooperation with new suppliers. Talks are now underway with potential suppliers. The fair's organisation is good and I would like to come again to explore more opportunities.

  • Taf Resources, Pakistan

    Tasneem Alam, Director Sales & Marketing

    We like this show because it brings together quality suppliers. On the first day of the show, we found five to six potential suppliers and asked for delivery of samples

  • V-Sign Sweaters Ltd, Bangladesh

    Mohammed Amjad Hossain, Managing Director

    I'll definitely visit Intex South Asia again next year as it brings together a lot of exhibitors, a wide range of interesting products and I can always find suitable suppliers here

  • Protex International, Bangladesh

    Md. Nazmul Hasan Serneabat, Chairman & CEO

    I have found five to six potential menswear suppliers and am happy that I have also found nice accessories for women. Iíll review all the new contacts with our buying team after the fair and confirm our orders

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