A new apparel sourcing event is being launched next year for European buyers looking to source made-in-Asia apparel and fashion accessories.

The Asia Apparel Expo-Berlin will take place in Germany from 21-23 February 2012, and will bring together 150 selected Asian manufacturers from mainland China, India, Indonesia and Hong Kong.

The expo intends to offer brand manufacturers, trading companies, wholesalers, multiple retailers, chain stores, department agents, designers, private label and buying offices a new Asian sourcing option in the heart of Europe.

On show will be a range of men's, women's and children's wear, sportswear, lingerie and swimwear, denim wear and industrial wear plus fabrics, embellishments, laces, trims, buttons, zips, labels and other apparel accessories.