Japan Sewing Machinery Manufactures Association (JASMA) has announced that 90 percent of the exhibition space of the Japan International Apparel Machinery & Textile Industry Trade Fair “JIAM 2020 OSAKA” is booked. The fair will take place from 20 – 23 May 2020 under the theme of ‘the forefront of the future technology and master craftsmanship collaboration’ at INTEX OSAKA. As of 8 November, 16 existing exhibitors (11 domestic, 5 overseas) have expanded their exhibition space and 17 companies (7 domestic, 10 overseas) will be joining the fair for the first time. The total exhibition space from JASMA member companies increased by 6 percent.