GHF Week in which only Portuguese home textile companies participated, took place at Santa Marinha da Costa, in Guimarães from June 27 th to 29 th by Associação Home From Portugal. Guimarães is known that it is a center city of Portuguese home textile
industry and called “Birthplace of Portugal” This time, 37 brands from 32 Portuguese home textile companies joined the exhibition.
Although it is a small exhibition against other international ones, therefore, visitors from over the world could have active meetings with exhibitors there.
The each rooms of the pausada, Santa Marinha da Costa, which was a cloister, was used as an exhibitors ‘stands mainly.
Portugal is known as a textile production country in Europe for medium high to high-end home textiles and it tries to expand the market in the world, including Japanese market which still does not know very much about Portuguese textile yet.