Turkey’s The Only International Fair of the $2 Billion Sector Has Ended!


Turkey’s The Only International Fair of the $2 Billion Sector Has Ended!

Turkey's largest trade fair organization made baby and children's fashion industry on the international platform for the 38th International Istanbul Children Baby Maternity Industry Expo was held at the Istanbul CNR Expo Center between the dates of January 8 to 11. More than 600 national and international buyers from 122 different countries and more than 600 brands exhibited in the fair, and the newest and trending products of the sector such as foldable bath tub, travel bag, electric cradle were on display.     

With the Spring-Summer Baby Kids fashion of 2020, especially baby-kids ready-to-wear and accessories; equipment, baby care and feeding products, furniture and home textiles, toys and so their mothers and pregnant products with cycling group, babies and all product groups of the children's sector was in CBME Turkey so that Turkey's largest children, baby, maternity products manufacturers, distributors and buyers gathered under one roof.

CBME Turkey Event Director Hatice Dinçer stated that;  “The number of international visitors pleased their exhibitors and the sector in the new year and we reached over 16 thousand visitors from 122 countries. The top 5 countries with the most visitors were Algeria, Iraq, Libya, Russia, and Saudi Arabia, respectively. At the end of 4 days, we reached a very high rate of 32 percent in comparison to the total visitors, while we have reached a 28 percent increase in the number of foreign visitors compared to the previous year. 200 hosted buyer from 15 target countries including Lebanon, UAE, Kuwait, Palestine, Morocco, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Libya, Iraq, Belarus, Georgia, Russia and Ukraine, visited the fair and they contribute to new collaborations in this year.

Let's meet again in Istanbul Kids Fashion on 10-13 June ....

Hatiçe Dinçer said that the children, baby, maternity expo was organized twice a year in winter and summer, continued as follows: “Our exhibitors, who displayed their Spring-Summer collections in 2020 and had a successful fair, will exhibit their Autumn-Winter children's fashion collections  on June 10-13, 2020 in İstanbul Kids Fashion''

Business volume reached nearly 2 billion dollars in Turkey children and baby products on the market, the amount of monthly spending per child compared to 40-60 dollars, the amount of annual spending is among the 480 to 700 dollars. Textile group is among the groups with the largest share in the market with 30% and diapers 22% business volume. While baby food and toy group follow these products according to the size of the market share, Baby Hardware and Furniture products including baby carriages get around 8 percent share from the sector.