Garment Technology Expo’s flagship event, GTE, New Delhi is held in spring, annually. Started in 2001 with 87 participants and managing 4700 visitors, through the journey across 26 editions of progressive growth and consistent patronage, the 2016 edition accommodated 327 participants, representing over 800 companies and brands from 22 countries. This hugely popular show was patronized by over 21,000 trade visitors. Despite very sluggish market conditions, the show saw an increase of nearly 10% over the previous show, both in terms of participation and visitation. The show covered all segments of the industry; right from the latest technology machines to machine spares & consumables; from infrastructure set-up to latest processes & systems; from raw materials to trimmings & embellishments; from logistics & packaging solutions to trade communication and documentation services.