China International Furniture Fair Readies for September Fair in Shanghai
SHANGHAI, July 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — The China International Furniture Fair (CIFF) will open the 38th CIFF (Shanghai) on September 7 at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC) in Hongqiao, Shanghai. The four-day CIFF (Shanghai) fall exhibition will cover all fields in the furniture industry, showcasing home furniture, office furniture, home decor & home textiles, outdoor & leisure as well as machinery and raw materials.
The leading furniture fair have successfully concluded the spring exhibition 37th CIFF (Guangzhou) in March, which attracted a total of 3,868 exhibitors along with 168,881 visitors in the fruitful eight-day fair. The CIFF (Shanghai) will be highlighting customized furniture and smart furniture, two of the hottest trends in the global furniture industry.
“More large-scale exhibitions are concentrated in big cities, the high quality platform we provide for our exhibitors and buyers helps to connect all chains in the furniture industry, we have full hope and expectation for the upcoming CIFF (Shanghai) that will feature dozens of international brands as well as the trendsetting smart home customization,” said staff from CIFF committee.
Leading the trends in the furniture industry, CIFF (Shanghai) will showcase more customizable and personalized products that meet the market demand, bringing special focus to smart furniture as many traditional manufacturers are now incorporating modern technology in the new designs while adopting new production model to transform to modern digital production.
The Modern Home Furniture Show of CIFF will feature dozens of western and eastern brands including Ashley, Lifestyle, Global Views and Uttermost from the U.S., Chateau d’Ax, Biesse, SCM and Cefla from Italy, Homag from Germany, Beard, Boori and Lounge Innovation from Australia as well as Chinese companies Landbond, Qumei, Kuka Home and more.
In September, global buyer groups from Italy, U.S., Germany, Russia, Belgium, India, Japan, South Korea and Turkey will gather at CIFF (Shanghai), VIP buyers recommended by brand enterprises will receive free accommodation. Designer, architect, real estate professional and furniture dealer groups will also be present at the CIFF (Shanghai) for business discussions.
The CIFF (Shanghai) will be hosted at the NECC in Hongqiao area that’s only 1.5 kilometers away from the Hongqiao transportation hub connecting Hongqiao Airport and Hongqiao Railway Station. The complex can be reached by taking metro line 2 to Xujingdong Station. The fair will also operate free and direct shuttle service from airports, railways stations and other transportation hubs to the fair.
The NECC is now supported by fully operational commercial centers in Hongqiao, and the InterContinental: Shanghai NECC will open in September to provide the best exhibition experience for exhibitors and buyers.
As the first and largest furniture fair in China, the 38th CIFF will be organized by China Foreign Trade Center (Group), Guangdong Furniture Association, China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Light Industrial Products and Arts-Crafts and hosted by China Foreign Trade Guangzhou Exhibition General Corp.