Belgian Textile
Machinery Association

The fastest growing industrial sector measured by employment in Belgium.

The Belgian textile machinery industry counts 30 companies, has a turnover of 1 Billion euro and a headcount of 4000. Its companies are active in machinery for indoor textiles (carpet, upholstery, velvet, table – bed linen …), garment textiles, technical textiles and textile finishing. Belgium produces the fastest air jet weaving machines in the world. The Belgian textile machinery companies pursue technological leadership strategies.

Upcoming events

14 to 18 October 2024


ITMA ASIA + CITME 2024 Established since 2008, ITMA ASIA + CITME is the leading textile machinery exhibition that brings together the strengths of the world-renowned ITMA brand and CITME - China’s most important textile event.

NECC, Shanghai, China

28 - 31 October 2025

ITMA ASIA + CITME, Singapore 2025

ITMA ASIA + CITME, Singapore 2025 The textile and garment industry in South and Southeast Asia, and the Middle East, is dynamic and emerging as a major global supplier of textiles and garments. These leading manufacturers are investing in new technologies to expand their business.

Singapore Expo