Beirut, SANA – The Syria Mod exhibition for textile industries and clothing opened on Friday at the Beirut International Exhibition and Leisure Center (BIEL), with the participation of over 100 Syrian companies.
The exhibition is organized by the Syrian Exporters Federation (SEF), the Syrian Clothing and Textiles Exporters Association, the Export Development and Promotion Agency (EDPA), and the Damascus and Aleppo Chambers of Industry, showcasing clothing for men, women, children, sportswear, embroideries, and hosiery, among other products and services.
During the opening of the exhibition, Lebanese Industry Ministry Hussein al-Hajj Hassan voiced support for Syria and Syrian industry, noting that despite all the challenges, pressure, and sanctions, Syrian industrialists are still persevering and exporting products.
In turn, head of the SEF Mohammad al-Sawwah said this expo sends a message to the world that Syria is capable of producing and exporting, while chairman of Damascus and Its Countryside Industry Chamber Samer al-Debs said that the exhibition proves once against that Syria will remain a beacon of industry.
The Syria Mod exhibition covers an overall area of 3,000 square meters, and also features exhibitions for leatherwork, art, and flowers and houseplants on the sideline. It will conclude its activities on August 9th.