CIFF GUANGZHOU TO HOST A RECORD NUMBER OF EXHIBITORS
A SLEW OF NEW SHOWCASES COME TO ONE OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL PLATFORMS FOR TRADE AND
The 43rd edition of China International Furniture Fair (CIFF), which will take place in Guangzhou over two phases, is divided into two product sectors. The first part, from March 18 to 21, 2019, is dedicated to home furnishings, outdoor and leisure furniture, home décor, and home textiles.
The second segment, from March 28 to
31, 2019, will be for office furniture, hotel furnishings, accessories, metal furniture, and furnishings for public spaces and reception areas, as well as materials and machinery for the furniture industry.
Undoubtedly, excitement and innovation are the keywords of the next edition of CIFF Guangzhou which, completely reinvented, will host over 4,100 exhibitors gathered in an exhibition space extending over 760,000m2.
The theme of this year’s edition, ‘First choice for launch of new products and trade’ emphasises CIFF’s constant commitment to offering a global platform that best launches exhibitors' innovations, taking great care to welcome sector professionals, including the growing number of foreigners among them. Over the years, CIFF has consistently come in first place with the highest number of overseas buyers compared to all other Chinese trade fairs, recording 30,000 foreign operators amid its total 200,000 visitors, testifying to CIFF's worldwide value and interest.
The New Layout
One of the aspects that makes CIFF unique is its representation of the entire supply chain of the furniture industry. The exhibition layout has been further optimised; the first phase was upgraded across the five main categories and the seven areas dedicated to individual trends: the high-end import space, design fashion space, whole house custom space, soft decoration living space, leisure living space, efficient office space, and intelligent manufacturing space.
Reinforcing the cosmopolitan spirit, as many as three halls, for a total area of 90,000m2, will be fully devoted to high-end import furnishings, fine furniture perfectly suited to the needs of the Chinese market, always in search of a better quality of life.
Hall 1.1 will be designated the “Design & Exclusive Custom Furniture” section, featuring designer, high-end, modular, and customisable furniture.
Pavilion 2.1 will be the ‘Design Hall,’ showcasing large, high-level companies with captivating designs full of personality.
Companies offering custom furniture and smart home solutions will be spread out over Hall 6.1., 7.1., and 8.1.
In the sphere of furnishing accessories and textiles, Pavilion 15.2 will be dedicated to an international audience, while lighting brands are featured in Pavilion 16.2.
The outdoor and leisure furniture sector will be presented through a variety of events and activities such as balcony design contest, garden show, in Area D of the fair complex.
The exhibition layout for the second phase, devoted to the Office Show, will be further expanded and optimised. The Nanfung International Convention & Exhibition Centre, located near the Canton Fair Complex, will be used as Area E of CIFF dedicated to smart offices and support products suitable for providing intelligent solutions.
CIFM / interzum guangzhou will host activities to provide a professional platform of the highest level for materials and technologies used in furniture production.
To offer a preview of the trends in the furniture world, during its next edition, CIFF will devote a large space to a rich programme of design activities and exhibitions, including the Home Furnishing Design Show, China Interiors & Decorations Conference, Global Garden Lifestyles Festival, and Office Life Theme Pavilion.
Not to forget this year’s latest innovation: the New Arrivals of Global Home Furnishing Brands, Ten ° Parallel Lifestyles, Design Dream Show and Smart Living for Future.