Join Us for Congress 2022

The International Wool Textile Organisation and China Wool Textile Association cordially invite you to Puyuan-Tongxiang for the 91st annual IWTO Congress.

Known as the Capital-of-Sweaters and the City-of-Fashion, this renowned trade area blends old with new. The ancient water town offers an authentic cultural experience, its tranquillity contrasting with a dynamic industry presence. The complete wool manufacturing chain is represented: spinning, knitting, dyeing, and finishing.The Puyuan sweater market features 15 ready made garment trading areas, 13.200+ retail outlets within 1.7 km2.

In-person – Hybrid

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New Dates

Part 1 – 20-22 June

Thank you to everyone who participated in Part 1 of the Congress. We thank Mr. Liu, President of CWTA, and the Puyuan/Tongxiang organizing committee for their warm welcoming message. You can watch the full video here.

Part 2 – 24-25 October

Congress sessions to be hosted in Tongxiang/Puyuan as a hybrid event. See the programme for more details.

Note, Early Bird rate will run through 14 September 2022.


View the programme here:  IWTO Congress 2022_Part 2 (PDF).

Travel Information

Chinese Immigration Policy (PDF) as of July 2022.