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CIFM / interzum guangzhou 2015 launches new Hall 12.1, focusing on upholstery & bedding

8 Overseas pavilions to be expected

Guangzhou, China / 30 October 2014

Following the news of the addition of a new exhibition hall to Asia’s largest and most comprehensive woodworking and furniture production trade fair, the organizers of CIFM / interzum guangzhou recently revealed the purpose of the added space.

Slated to happen from March 28 – April 1, 2015 the 11-year old event will continue to be held alongside the China International Furniture Fair. This will be the first time Hall 12.1 of the Pazhou Complex is activated for the event, boosting the total exhibition area to 140,000 square meters, which is expected to host over 1,200 exhibitors and more than 62,000 visitors.

The upholstered furniture market demand is closely tied to the real estate market, and with the accelerating urbanization, growth in urban population and the intensifying residential development in emerging markets in recent years, the region is increasingly becoming the world's new growth market for upholstered furniture.

The booming of the upholstered furniture industry in China has brought about the upholstery equipment manufacturers’ rising demand to participate in CIFM / interzum guangzhou. In 2015, show organizers will open up Hall 12.1, and will focus on product category revolving around Bedding Materials / Bedding Machinery / Cutting Machinery / Sewing Machinery and Woodworking Machinery. The new hall is expected to offer an opportunity for more quality brands to participate in CIFM / interzum guangzhou 2015.

Despite injecting nearly 10,000 additional square meters, the event is still heavily oversubscribed. Spaces at international halls 11.1, 12.1, 13.1, 14.1 and 15.1 have all been snapped up. Leading companies to be showcased at the event include:

Woodworking Machinery & Tools:

IMA, Vollmer, Duerkopp, Beland, SCM, HSD Mechatronic, Leitz, Paolino Bacci, Dimar Precision, Fengchaou, Wood-Mizer, Freud, Baomo, GreCon, LEUCO, AKE, Homag, Wellex, KDT, Nanxing, Biesse, Leggett & Platt, Lianrou;

Materials and Equipment for Upholstery & Bedding:

Okin Refined, Boyteks Tekstil, Boycelik, Gentherm, Ateja Tritunggal, Bekaert, Jacquard Textile, eMomo, Zhulian, Xinyada, Lion Rock Group, LINAK, Limoss, Zahonero, TiMOTION, Bodet & Horst, Tianye Jacquard, Aidefu, Richard Pieris

Hardware / Components & Fittings:

FGV, A-ZUM, Q-Fit, Repon, Titus, King Slide, TAKACHIHO KOHEKI, Hanstar, Litong, Cyber Lock, Reggar, Italiana Ferramenta, Moonju, Lianxun, Ming Tat Hong, CNSC, Cermag, Torrini, Sige, Dongtai, Zhongqiao, Taiming, Sikai, Union Satr, Salice, Fit Art, Rodi;

Wood Products / Adhesives:

H.B. Fuller, Internet Wood Glue, Rocky, AHEC, Canada Wood, Franklin, Kleiberit, Jowat, Pollmeier, Urufor, Fibromade, Taiqiang;

Materials and Equipment for Interior Design:

ICA, Tuoch, Schattdecor, Orchard, Talent, Surteco, Tece Dekor, Rehau, Huali, Xiongyi, Sionwolf, Dehua TB.

Among the overseas pavilions from the American Hardwood Export Council, Germany, Italy, Spain, Taiwan, Turkey and the US/Canada, the Canadian Wood and ProChile pavilions will see bigger representations than before in 2015. Canada and Chile, both renowned for their abundant forest resources are poised to provide more high-quality wood selections for buyers.

The clear product segmentation, series of fringe activities, and professional service of CIFM / interzum guangzhoug have always been major factors contributing to the positive atmosphere for all at the event. The 2015 edition will continue to offer the Piazza Lounge providing complimentary internet services, refreshment and meeting venue, as well as hosting of industry forums and seminars. Details will be available and published on the event webpage in early November.

Online visitor pre-registration for the event has kicked-off. To learn more about the event, visit


About the Organizers


As a world-renowned trade fair organizer, Koelnmesse has an excellent track record for organizing some of the world’s most successful trade events, such as the accomplished interzum and imm in Cologne, Germany and furniPRO ASIA in Singapore. With 90 years’ experience in organizing large-scale commercial events connecting buyers and sellers, Koelnmesse brings forth an unrivaled skill-set and expertise needed to develop CIFM / interzum guangzhou into the premier international furniture production trade show in Asia.

China Foreign Trade Centre (Group)

The China Foreign Trade Centre (Group) is a highly qualified and experienced exhibition company. For more than 50 years, it has been organizing the China Import and Export Fair (also known as the Canton Fair), the largest trade fair in China. It is also the organizer of CIFF (China International Furniture Fair (Guangzhou), Asia’s biggest furniture trade fair.