Thai Hemp Industry Trade Association (TIHTA) in collaboration with the Royal Project Foundation Textile Industry Development Institute and Touchable brand
Participate in the exhibition of innovations in processing fibers from hemp plants. Catching the eyes of entrepreneurs around the world with fashion designs that meet the needs of organic raw materials with Sustainable fashion from hemp fibers at the Vietnam International Trade Fair for Apparel, Textiles and Textile Technologies (VIATT) by Messe Frankfurt, which is an event Display clothing products, fabrics, yarn and fibers. to the complete range of Technical Textile, Nonwovens machinery. It will be held from February 28 to March 1, 2024 at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC), Ho Chi Minh City. Vietnam

Thai Hemp Industry Trade Association (TIHTA) in collaboration with the Royal Project Foundation The Textile Industry Development Institute and the Touchable brand joined together to present works, products and materials from Thai hemp fibers at the VIATT event organized by Messe Frankfurt at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC), Ho Chi Minh City. Vietnam The event was opened on February 28th. Within the event there were more than 500 booths from more than 400 entrepreneurs from England, Germany, the United States, Japan, the Republic of Korea, Thailand, India, Pakistan and China, etc., which were part of the activities in the Texpertise network framework. It connects more than 500,000 people from 11 countries around the world and more than 50 garment fairs, which allows enterprises doing business in this field to connect and join the company’s production chain. World-class textiles and ready-made clothing Create connections from the value chain to the production of raw materials and ready-made garments.

By TIHTA on behalf of the representative organization from Thailand have seen an exciting trend towards fiber entrepreneurs In the Thai hemp industry where entrepreneurs from various countries are interested in hemp fiber and expanding it into the textile industry Hemp fiber is one of the alternative fibers that should be watched. With many special features There is also strong support from the trend. Policy that is consistent with the environment and sustainability Including being used as an ingredient with other materials that have various benefits. Including the strength of the hemp fiber itself. and length and thinness when woven So it comes out soft. Very flexible and strong Importantly, there is also innovative research and research in the field of textiles. that hemp heart has Antibacteria properties. However, if new innovations in processing are introduced, it may be possible to see further innovations in the hemp fiber industry to become even more outstanding. and seems appropriate for both cold and cold countries and the tropical city perfectly With these properties, at VIATT 2024, there will be interest from many countries in developing this alternative fiber along with many other products and materials.

Another reason why many brands are increasingly popular with hemp fiber. That’s because hemp is a short-term crop, easy to grow and can be planted repeatedly without having a negative effect on soil quality. Don’t need to use a lot of water. There is also no need to use chemicals to eliminate pests. Under the qualifications of planting like this That makes hemp perceived as a good quality fiber. that does not create negative effects on the environment, especially in an era where not harming the earth has become an important social issue Clearly foreseeing the expansion trend of the organic fiber market. Therefore, it is a matter of the supply side that must prepare for the development of planting watersheds. Innovation in processing To support industries such as harvesting Basic raw material processing Tools to support the production of various upstream areas, etc., to be in line with the needs of the industry that will grow in the future.

In addition, the Thai Hemp Industry Trade Association We also shared information about the Thai hemp industry in a discussion with entrepreneurs around the world under the topic “Hemp For All, Growing Sustainable Hemp Together” as well as publicizing the Asia International Hemp Expo & Forum 2024 that will take place on the day. On 27-30 November 2024 at Queen Sirikit National Convention Center.