Lahore - The four-day 3rd TUMEXPO 2015, Tumsiad Industry and Trade Fair started on Thursday at Istanbul Convention Center in Istanbul, Turkey. Istanbul Convention Center is in the heart of Istanbul and over 25000 visitors are expected this year.

TUMEXPO wss inaugurated by the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Leading companies from Turkey, European Union, Africa, Asia & Middle East will be visiting and exhibiting in this expo. Machinery, textile, food, automotive, cosmetics and etc are the sectors of expo. On the sidelines of TUMEXPO, Halal Expo 2015 and AlllinTech2015 is also being organized.

Chairman of TUMSIAD Yasar Dogan visited Lahore on 14 & 15 September 2015. During the visit, he called on the Chief Minister, Punjab. On the directions of the Chief Minister, Punjab, a strong delegation of over 100 delegates led by Minister for Industries, Government of Punjab Ch Muhammad Shafique arrived in Istanbul, Turkey to participate in 3rd TUMEXPO 2015. The delegation was warmly welcomed in Istanbul by the representatives of TUMSIAD.

Punjab Board of Investment & Trade has also set up Pakistan Pavilion at TUMEXPO 2015 where PBIT has brought together exhibitors from private and public sector for the Pakistan Pavilion. In Pakistan pavilion 19 stalls has been set up include textiles, food, surgical goods, handicrafts, gems & jewellery, sports goods and etc.