IGATEX Pakistan is the largest and one of the most respected shows for the textile and garment industry in the region. The event as a platform incorporates the best players in the industry in order to maximize the advantage for exhibitors and visitors. The event is a source of strength for the textile machinery industry and its ancillary sectors. Located at the crossroads of Asia, Pakistan has become a focal point for investors in the region and has earned a reputation as an important market among other textile producing countries throughout the region. Over the years Pakistan has become the 8th largest exporter of textile products in Asia. Pakistan is the 4th largest producer of cotton with the 3rd largest spinning capacity in Asia after China and India, and contributes 5% to the global spinning capacity.