The 9th Shanghai International Digital Printing Industry Fair Focuses On Global Trends

An analyst of WTiN will present on Digital Textile Market and Trends and Applications at TPF 2018

SHANGHAI, March 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Organized by UBM China and SUNEXPO, the 9th Shanghai International Digital Printing Industry Fair, TPF 2018, will be held at Shanghai New International Expo Centre from April 19th to 21st. Mutlu Chaouch Orozco, digital innovation analyst of WTiN, will present, "Digital Textile Trends and Applications" on April 19th and "Digital Textile Market Overview" on April 20th at TPF 2018'. The partnership between WTiN and TPF had great success in 2017, which will continue this year.

The presentations will be given on 19th and 20th, each lasting an hour. They will take place right at the site of TPF 2018. Please feel free to visit, pre-register as a visitor and enjoy the inspiring presentation at TPF 2018.

Mutlu Chaouch Orozco is a digital innovation analyst with a background in chemical engineering. She holds two master's degrees in technical management and data analytics. Mutlu started her career in a pigment paste manufacturing company as a laboratory manager. She went on to develop her career by specialising in business development, process improvement and strategic planning for a variety of organisations. Her primary focus is producing high-value intelligence and analysis for the digital textile market and on the textile industry's progress towards Industry 4.0.

Her speech will focus on the following two topics:

(4.19) Digital Textile Trends and Applications

The presentation will focus on the latest industry trends, print technology developments, inks and more, so companies can stay competitive throughout 2018. It will also include insights into the unique creative business opportunities provided by digital textile printing technology, and into the supply chain advantages of digital printing over traditional analogue methods.

(4.20) Digital Textile Market Overview

Digital Textiles 2017 market review continues to surprise, with high growth rates throughout 2017, pushing the industry to over 1.9 billion sqm of digitally printed output. This presentation will explore the current size and shape of the digital textile market and highlight key growth markets and forecast growth areas for the future.

"Looking back on 2017, there existed both challenges and opportunities in digital printing industry. We've seen the emergence of new technology has expanded the view of textile from an inkjet way last year, and also the advance of hardware and software. The ink market has pushed the digital printing industry forward. In the future, we believe there is much interesting inspiration worthy of our attention, and there must be new technology budding in the innovative soil," said by Tansy Fall, the editor of WTiN, in a recent article. In addition to technology, some special markets require immediate attention, such as Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Iran, Brazil, India, and the U.S.

Mutlu's presentation will introduce a broader international view to the digital printing market in China, helping domestic companies to learn more about digital textile trends, rapidly developing technology, and accelerating the industry to become more intelligent and environmentally-friendly. After all, TPF is always assisting enterprises to upgrade their business model, expand to multiple channels and enhance terminal value.

About the 9th Shanghai International Digital Printing Industry Fair (TPF 2018)

As one of the most influential digital textile printing industry fairs in Asia, the 9th Shanghai International Digital Printing Industry Fair (TPF 2018) attracts professionals around the world. The exhibits cover digital printing machinery and accessory, pre and after treatment equipment, digital ink and consumables, designs, etc. Visitors will come from more than 50 countries, realizing over 16,000 visits. Most of the visitors are end-users who are in the professional areas of in-home interiors, garment & apparel, dyeing factories, fabric, leather, ceramics and glass. TPF 2018 provides inspiring concurrent events such as seminars and technical presentations. For more information, please visit