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“IFAI will contribute to the prosperity of its members in the Specialty Fabrics Industry by providing a global marketplace for innovative products and services, relevant education, promotion and networking opportunities.

IFAI will act with integrity and professionalism in providing a tangible value to its members.”


Working Together to Advance the Industry

IFAI is a member-owned, member-driven trade association representing the global industrial fabrics industry.

IFAI provides events, publications, education, networking, business resources, industry advocacy and more. We work with members to provide sourcing solutions and referrals throughout the sales and production cycle. We deliver timely industry content to help you stay informed about your marketplace. Our divisions provide market-specific activities and benefits to members.

2018 Expo News Updates



Outlook® Conference 2021 is the perfect place for all U.S. Manufacturers to gather, collaborate and plan for the year ahead. Outlook is the premier leadership forum for the Specialty Fabrics Market to share new ideas, collect useful information and connect with industry leaders. Join your industry peers for this exclusive event.

Get exclusive content delivered straight to your inbox every month, from industry news and IFAI updates to unique feature stories and project case studies.

Registration is now open for IFAI Expo 2021. IFAI Expo celebrates the 100 year anniversary of the show this Nov. and you won’t want to miss it! After a long hiatus of in-person events, this year’s Expo is the perfect place to reconnect with your industry. Register today to get the Early Bird rate!​

International Sew-Right Co
Niagara Falls, ON CANADA
+1 905 374 3600

Kaiser Manufacturing Co
Saint Paul, MN U.S.A.
+1 651 458 8880

KG Graphics Decor
Cleveland, OH U.S.A.
+1 440 248 0208

Lanzhou Deke Engineering Material Co. Ltd.
Lanzhou, 62 CHINAU.S.A.
+931 8156091

Nittihaus LLC
Laguna Niguel, CA U.S.A.
+1 949 333 9222

Simian Quantum Innovations Inc.
Prince George, BC CANADA
+1 250 961 2226

Member Spotlight

The way to get control of the outcome is to get control of the process, and the way to do that is to become an expert in that process, which in our business is sewing.

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