Key furniture manufacturing and production players to reap significant rewards from interzum guangzhou 2007
Guangzhou, March 2007: From 27th to 30th March, 2007, interzum guangzhou will be providing key directions in the woodworking machinery and furniture raw materials sectors to visitors.
As one of the largest international furniture production trade fairs in China, interzum guangzhou offers an effective four-day educational, networking and trading platform for an expected 59,000 visitors and more than 500 exhibitors from 25 countries. The show was already sold out since November 2006, and will host returning country pavilions from around the world.
"The strong Chinese market and the opportunities presented by interzum events have proved to be an extremely attractive combination for serious players in the furniture manufacturing industry. I am confident that this year's interzum guangzhou is wellpositioned to work hand in hand with the global industry to enhance future prospects for exhibitors and visitors alike," says Mr. Udo Traeger, Vice President Furniture & Interior Design of Koelnmesse GmbH, the organisers of interzum.
Confirmed exhibitors include international players as well as global firms with a local presence. The American Hardwood Export Council, Duerkopp Adler Trading (Shanghai) Co., Ltd, FGV Asia Limited, Giben International S.P.A., Huali Decor Manufacture Co., Ltd, Ivars S.p.A., the SCM Group, Siam Inter Lock Tek Co., Ltd, Vauth-Sagel Systemtechnik GmbH & Co. Kg, Vicwood Industry (Suzhou) Co., Ltd and Wemhöner Surface Technologies GmbH & Co. KG are some of the companies which will be at the show.
There has been a steady increase in international exhibitor and visitor participation since the first interzum guangzhou in 2004. interzum guangzhou 2006, held in conjunction with the China International Trade Fair (CIFF), registered 56,517 visitors, of whom 10,008 were from overseas. Similarly, over 26% of the exhibitors in 2006 came from outside of China, with Italian, German and US companies heavily represented via national pavilions. interzum guangzhou 2007 has enjoyed comparable interest, and will host pavilions from Germany, Italy, Taiwan and USA.
"The furniture industry welcomes the synergy that interzum guangzhou can provide together with the China International Furniture Fair, especially since both shows are based in one of the largest furniture manufacturing bases in the world," adds Mr. Michael Dreyer, Vice President Asia Pacific of Koelnmesse. "We can bring together international and local players while offering insights into manufacturing and finished products. It is an ideal environment for growth and success."
interzum guangzhou is known as the definitive one-stop forum for networking with buyers, manufacturers and suppliers from all sectors of the furniture manufacturing, production, and design industries. The 2008 show will be held from March 27-30, 2008 at the Chinese Export Commodities Fair Pazhou Complex, in Guangzhou, China, in conjunction with China International Furniture Fair (CIFF) Office Furniture and CIFF Hometextile China. For more information visit www.interzum-guangzhou.com.
interzum guangzhou is based on interzum, to be held from 9th to 12th May 2007 in the new Northern Halls of Koelnmesse in Köln, Germany. interzum is the world's largest event for the supplier sector, with more than 1,300 exhibitors from 60 countries and an estimated 60,000 visitors. For more information visit www.interzum.com.