Upcoming ITMAconnect Webinar

EU Textile Strategy 2030 and Its Business Impact Masterclass

  • days
  • Hours
  • Minutes
Subscribe Now

08   14

June 2023

Fiera Milano RHOMilan . Italy

Transforming the World of Textiles Composites

Ride the Growth Opportunities of Composites


Textile reinforced composite materials are lightweight, stiff and strong. As such, they are increasingly used in various industries, including aerospace, construction, automotive and sports.


Although composite solutions have been showcased in past ITMA editions, consolidating them under a product sector will facilitate easier sourcing for buyers. With the launch of the composite product sector, ITMA 2023 will bring together the entire textile ecosystem through a leading-edge showcase of innovative technologies and materials, dynamic collaborations, robust discussions, live machinery demonstrations and innovation forums.


ITMA manufacturing value chain for composite sector


New Composite Product Index at ITMA 2023

Chapter 11: Machinery for Textile Reinforcement Structures for Composites, Auxiliary Machinery and Accessories


11.1 - Machines for the production and treatment of special fibres

11.2 - Filament winding machines

11.3 - Fibre spreading machines

11.4 - Tape laying machines, fibre placement lines

11.5 - Coating and impregnation machines for prepreg production

11.6 - Other machines for the production of reinforcement structures

11.7 - Special testing equipment for textile reinforcement structures

11.8 - Auxiliary machinery and accessories for machines for textile reinforcement structures


For composite fibres and yarns, refer to Chapter 20 – Fibres, Yarns and Fabrics.

View Full Index of Products

Global Players Who Visited ITMA 2019

• Adient

• Ahlstrom-Munksjo

• Albany Engineered Composites

• Alliance Marine

• Ariane Group

• Autoneum

• Bally Ribbon Mills

• Barrday Corporation

• BGF Industried

• Daher Aerospace

• Deep Space Systems

• Exel Composites

• Hexcel

• Hypetex

• Hyundai

• JPS Composite Materials

• Kordsa

• Kuraray

• Lantor

• Michelin

• Mitsubishi Chemical Advanced Materials

• Owens Corning

• Saertex

• Safran

• Sage Automotive Interiors

• Saint Gobain

• SGL Carbon

• Sioen Industries

• Solvay

• Teijin Carbon

• Toyobo


And more


Quality Visitors at ITMA


Innovating the Future of Technical Textiles


Technical textiles are transforming the world we live in. Developed to meet the high-performance requirements of a particular end-use, they have become the fastest growing textile sector.

Find Out More

Bonding the Whole Nonwoven Ecosystem


The nonwoven industry is exploding with growth and opportunity. Now more than ever, innovative, scalable, and flexible solutions are needed to face issues never seen before and have become indispensable in today's world, transforming our quality of life.

Find Out More

Hear What They Say

As a regular ITMA exhibitor and established manufacturer of fibre processing machinery for the technical fibre markets, we feel that the dedicated composites chapter will present us with more focused opportunities to showcase our solutions to the existing wide array of visitors from various industries such as aerospace, automotive, defence and medical.

It’s great to learn that technology for textile composites which have been showcased at ITMA for many years, has now been established as a separate product chapter. At ITMA 2019, we successfully launched our P2 rapier weaving machine. It was well received by visitors from various industry sectors, ranging from clothing, home and technical textiles, to composite material manufacturing.

V-Lap has been exhibiting regularly at ITMA and the 2019 edition was above expectations. Business deals were concluded at the show. The quality and frequency of the visitors were excellent. We would highly recommend companies to participate.

Be Part of ITMA 2023


Participated by a global audience, ITMA is THE place to meet key decision-makers from the world's top textile and garment producers and leading brand owners, gather market intelligence and forge collaborative partnerships. It is where business is done.

More About ITMA

Five reasons why you should exhibit


• Highly trusted by textile & garment industry professionals since 1951

• Must-attend largest industry gathering every 4 years

• World’s only one-stop sourcing platform for entire value chain

• Top-notch showcase of latest innovations & technologies

• Unrivalled place to meet quality buyers and grow your business

Learn More

Digital Downloads

Download brochures below to learn about ITMA and discover more compelling reasons why you should join leading global suppliers at the upcoming 2023 edition.


Only ITMA 2023 exhibitors, supporting organisations, media partners and appointed travel agents are allowed to use ITMA 2023 logo on event-related promotional materials (print, digital and online). The ITMA 2023 logo should always appear clearly legible and may not be altered, redrawn or re-shaped in any way without prior notice given to The Organiser.

ITMA 2023 General Regulations 24.5 MB
Advertising and Sponsorship Brochure 2.76 MB
Your Green Exhibition Planning Guide 6.49 MB
ITMA 2023 Sales Brochure 5.08 MB
Composites Leaflet 420.65 KB
Fibres, Yarns, and Fabrics Leaflet 3.78 MB
Garment Leaflet 1.07 MB
Nonwoven Leaflet 383.3 KB
Recycling Leaflet 1.19 MB
Research and Innovation Leaflet 305.85 KB
Printing Leaflet 394.54 KB
Start-Up Valley Leaflet 997.41 KB
ITMA-2023-Visitor-Brochure 3.84 MB
ITMA-2023-Show-Update-Final 7.2 MB
ITMAconnect Brochure 1.84 MB
ITMA 2019 Post Show Report 3.15 MB

Secure your space


Meet the world’s top textile and garment producers, and leading brand owners to expand your markets.

Stand space application is now open.


Can't Find What
You're Looking For?

Contact Us

Join the ITMAnetwork


Be a part of the ITMAnetwork and stay up-to-date with news and developments in ITMA and the textile and garment industry.


Get exclusive access to customised content, past event highlights, post-show magazine, and speakers presentations.


Tailor what you receive from us at any time, or unsubscribe, should you wish.

Join Mailing List
Owned By
Organised By
ITMA Services
CEMATEX Associations