SHANGHAI, Sep. 10, 2012 -- "Furniture Manufacturing & Supply China 2012 (FMC China 2012)" will be held for 4 days at the Shanghai Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (SWEECC) from September 11-14, 2012. Held concurrently with "FMC Premium 2012", the show is closely connected to 'Furniture China 2012', one of the biggest furniture shows in the world, held in the Shanghai New International Expo Center (SNIEC) with the goal of creating a one-stop platform for furniture design, manufacturing and purchasing.
The total area of FMC China 2012 is 71,000 sqm. 750 exhibitors from China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Australia, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Mexico, Netherlands, Singapore, Sweden and the US will participate in FMC China 2012 which is also expected to draw 35,000 trade buyers.
FMC China 2012 will be held in 4 different Halls at SWEECC this year.
Hall 1: Woodworking Machinery & Tools, covers about 25,000 square meters, and includes over 200 exhibitors, such as Homag, Shanghai Chaolun, etc.
Hall 2: FMC Premium Area, a show for high-end suppliers of Furniture Components and Raw Materials which contains all products necessary (except woodworking machines) for the highest level furniture production lines. Jiangsu Yuhui, Legget & Platt, and Frenchtimber will be exhibiting. Office Furniture Supplies & Gas Spring Area/ Furniture Coatings & Chemicals include over 70 exhibitors such as Hangzhou Zhongtai and Zhejiang Zhongyi.
Hall 3: Furniture Raw Materials & Components, will be divided into six main parts including Furniture Hardware & Fittings, Furniture Panels & Surface Deco, Furniture Inspection, Design & Services, Furniture Fabric & Leather, Upholstery Furniture Components & Supplies, and Cabinet & Wardrobe Fittings/Furniture Lightings. It will include many famous enterprises such as Beijing Shiquanxin, Nanpao Resin, Xiaoshan Meixin, Tongxiang Aumerry, Hettich, Foshan Everything Aluminium, Robby, Lusterful, Xiongyi, Changzhou Weixing, Hangzhou Nanbo, Hangzhou Wintex, etc.
Hall 4: Design of Designers, which is for the Chinese furniture/home decoration/accessory industry and designers/design firms to communicate and trade. Attendees in Hall 4 could come in contact with many products/ideas designed by famous and talented young designers from all over China and overseas.
On-site Professional Events
The organizer has arranged more than 20 professional onsite events. Events include the First World Health Sleep Industry Conference, Ideas of Coordinated Innovation -- Forum on Furniture and Material Design Trends Shanghai Timber Association & Coniferous Timber Committee Unveiling Ceremony & Conference, Shanghai Timber Association Conference -- the Imported and Exported Timber Forum, Joint Meeting of Furniture Industry Chain in China, B2B E-commerce Training Program, and New Product Collections.
2012 First World Health Sleep Industry Conference
Co-organized by the China National Furniture Association and Xilinmen Furniture, the World Healthy Sleep Industry Conference will take place on September 12 at SWEECC. The conference theme will be "Healthy Sleep vs. Bedding Industry".
The conference has invited Mr. Mauro Spinelli, senior expert at CSIL, Mr. Joe Carroll, an international marketing expert from the United States, Metzeler, Europe's leading German mattress brand, and Mr. Guangliang Wang, general secretary of the Sleep Council in the Chinese Medical Doctor Association to speak. The conference will attract more than 300 delegates from the healthy sleep industry at home and abroad.
Six Overseas Purchasing Groups with Professional Associations and Delegations
Purchasing groups from Vietnam, India, Mexico, Turkey, Russia and Indonesia bring 30 - 40 furniture manufacturers and local woodworking dealers respectively to FMC China 2012 from September 11-14 to visit the related enterprises and factories. Taiwan Woodworking Machinery Association (TWMA), Asia International Furniture Materials Trading Center (AIFM) and Haining Home Textile Association will show their latest product technology onsite.