Achieved SA 8000 Certification.
Set up new in house sampling unit with the capacity of 25 loom.
Achieved ISO 14001 & Good Weave Certification.
Achieved ISO 9001: 2008 Certification and BSCI Certification.
Participated for the first time in Domotex - Hannover, Germany.
Opened a new showroom in Gurgaon for customer convenience.
Exhibited for the first time in Heimtextil - Frankfurt, Germany.
A new dyeing unit established having dyeing capacity of 3 MT per day.
Participated for the first time in Heimtextil India. Established a new unit with 110 looms for Jacquard woven rugs in addition to existing 357 pit looms.
Hafizia Art & Crafts changed its formation into a Private Limited company and hence forth known as Hafizia Art & Crafts Pvt. Ltd.
Exhibited for the first time in International Exhibition, Carpet Expo organized by CEPC in New Delhi.
First direct order exported to France.
A new factory of about 2, 15,000 sq. feet was established to meet high demand for Hand Woven rugs.
Hafizia indirectly manufactured for IKEA and supported directly and indirectly around 500 families.
Mr. Hafiz Mohammad Akram laid the foundation of Hafizia Art & Crafts for manufacturing and trading of handloom durries in Sitapur on a very small scale, and started supplying to domestic exporters.