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Italian machinery for production of nonwovens on display at INDEX17

ACIMIT member companies exhibiting at INDEX17 will include Aigle, Durst, Testa, Ugolini, and Unitech.

6th March 2017

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Milan

Medical/Hygiene, Industrial, Packaging

The increased demand for innovative solutions is precisely what enhances the role of Italian textile machinery manufacturers, the association reports. At INDEX17, which will take place from 4 to 7 April in Geneva, for the first time, ACIMIT and ICE-Italian Trade Agency have organised a Meeting Point, where six Italian companies involved in the production of machines for nonwovens will show their innovative solutions.

Among these companies ACIMIT members are: Aigle, Durst, Testa, Ugolini, and Unitech. Other Italian manufacturers of machines for nonwovens will exhibit at their own booths.


ACIMIT represents an industrial sector comprising around 300 manufacturers, employing about 12,000 people and producing machinery for an overall value of EUR 2.6 billion, with exports amounting to more than 80% of total sales.

The Italian companies exhibiting in Switzerland are only a part of the manufacturers in Italy that produce machinery for nonwovens, the association reports.

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