In 2007 Business Week called Colombia “The Most Extreme Emerging Market on Earth”! Derided for many years as a place for casual and less than licit investments, Colombia’s surprising rise has been fueled by three large trends: enormous amounts of money slicing through global markets, investor’s increasing risk tolerance and sharp ability to compete. Besides, Colombia’s strong fundamentals stand out. A $150 billion economy, a world leader in the production of coffee, petroleum, flowers and textiles… textiles that drive a fashion industry that is par with the most famous fashion capitals of the world.
Inesmoda, Colombiamoda and Colombiatex are fashion icons that serve as the best ambassadors in presenting Colombia as a new path in the highly competitive and global fashion world. Colombian designers constantly participate in the most prestigious international fashion shows including their own held annually in the cities of Bogota and Medellin, the latter aptly called the fashioning capital of Latin America. “Colombia is now fashionable” has a double meaning”!