China (Yiwu) International Exhibition on Woodworking Machinery, Furniture Manufacturing Equipment and Accessories (hereinafter named as “Yiwu Woodwork Fair") successfully drew its curtain at Yiwu International Expo Centre, Yiwu, Zhejiang, PR China on 22 Nov, 2013. The expo was concluded with 7,600 square meters of exhibition area, 100 renowned exhibitors participated to exhibit 86 sets of machines. The 4 days expo attracted 3,465 professional visitors and buyers from local and overseas to visit and purchase. It definitely created a brand new trade platform for exhibitors and buyers in Eastern China. Gathered the top woodworking machinery manufacturers, the expo radiated from Yiwu, Zhejiang Province to the whole Eastern China, assisted the enterprises to transform and upgrade upon the demand in the industry.

The Grand Event Gathered High Quality Buyers Significant Results for the First Expo

Yiwu Woodwork Fair was organized by The People's Government of Zhejiang Province and its co-organizer, Adsale Exhibition Services Limited, leveraged 30 years' experience and resources of high quality buyers from Asia's largest and most established woodworking machinery exhibition, Beijing Woodwork Fair (WMF). Yiwu Woodwork Fair received strong supports from the industry, with more than 10 associations and enterprises organized delegations to visit. It included Shanghai Timber Industry Association - Door Committee, Jiangshan Door Industry Association, Wenzhou City Furniture Chamber of Commerce, Fujian's cabinet business delegation, Zhejiang Furniture Industry Association, VIPs from China Furniture Export Forum 2013, Ning Bo Furniture Chamber of Commerce, Pan An Arts and Crafts Industry Association, Zhejiang Yunhe County Toy Industry Association, etc organized over 430 professional buyers to visit and purchase. The expo attracted local and overseas buyers from 24 countries and cities, including Australia, Columbia, United Arab Emirates, Egypt, Malaysia, Thailand, Japan, Korea, etc.

Enthusiastic Responses and High Compliments from Visitors

Yiwu Woodwork Fair held the first time and received supports from various parties in the industry. Some compliments from buyers as below:

Mr. Shen Pu Jin, General Manager of Wenzhou Aolier Furniture Co., Ltd., said, “Yiwu Woodwork Fair is a professional expo in woodworking machinery industry which provided an effective information exchange platform for the industry. We will support the expo continuously."

Mr. Zhu Shu Hui, Manufacturing Director of Zhejiang Fudebao Furniture Co., Ltd, expressed, "We visited Beijing Woodwork Fair organized by Adsale before and it is glad to have Zhejiang Government and Adsale to organize such a professional woodworking fair in Yiwu. Although Yiwu Woodwork Fair had a smaller scale and less exhibits than Beijing Woodwork Fair, I could see its positive prospects and development in the future.

"I received the news and invitation of Yiwu Woodwork Fair from Shanghai Timber Industry Association - Door Committee. I am currently negotiating for buying the polish equipment with an exhibitor. As automation should be the trend in the future, I will continue to pay attend to it", told by Ms. Wang Gui Xin, General Manager of Shanghai Gui Xin Wood.

Mr. Huang Wui Ji, Secretary General of Pan An Arts And Crafts Industry Association, told, “I would like to express my gratitude to Adsale for providing this platform to us. Our company is very concern on the woodworking machineries that help us to upgrade and meet the market needs."

Professional Services Brought Up Unexpected Deals

With over 35 years' experience in organizing international exhibitions and the resources on furniture, wooden doors and wooden products from Adsale, Yiwu Woodwork Fair is well recognized with its professionalism and business effectiveness by the exhibitors. The quantity of on-site deals and orders are out of expectation. Most of the exhibitors were satisfied with the result and were able to approach the high quality buyers at the expo.

Manager of Qingdao Huashunchang Wood-working Machinery Manufacturing Co. Ltd. was satisfied with Yiwu Woodwork Fair. They received quite a lot of buyer enquiries on-site and a buyer from Taizhou had already placed order. They appreciated the way to organize members of associations from different places including Shanghai by the organizers. The effectiveness of this firstly launched expo is well-recognized.

Several manufacturers such as Qingdao Xintai, Shunze, Ji Longchang etc expressed their satisfaction towards the expo. They were able to explore the local distributors at Yiwu through the platform provided by Adsale. Mr. He Shu Hong, General Manager of Qingdao Xintai Wood Equipment Factory appreciated the high quality delegations while some enterprises had intention to purchase their machines. Moreover, Qingdao Ji Longchang had already made an on-site deal.

Zhejiang Jiangshan Heroic Yongxin Woodworking Machinery Co., Ltd is the largest woodworking machinery distributor in Zhejiang. Mr. Zhou Zhi Yong, General Manager of Yongxin, was impressed by the positive result of Yiwu Woodwork Fair as they had found the right buyers and received orders on the expo. They will reserve a larger exhibition booth in Yiwu Woodwork Fair 2014.

Enthusiastic Participation in Concurrent Events

Transformation from labor intensive mode to automation, digital control and low emission is an inevitable trend in woodworking industry. Organized by Shanghai Timber Industry Association - Door Committee and Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd., “2013 Doors Automated Production Forum" was held on the second day of the expo. Moreover, another forum, “Zhejiang Furniture Industry Development Forum – Applications of CNC and Engraving Machines" was organized by Wenzhou Furniture Chamber and Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd on the third day of the expo. The two forums focused on the market hot topics, development of the industry and the latest market needs. The forums received great supports and active participation from the enterprises in the industry, as well as being thronged on coverage by professional media.

Looking Forward to the Prospective Expo in 2014

Riding on the effective result of Yiwu Woodwork Fair 2013, Yiwu Woodwork Fair 2014 will be held again on 19-22 November 2014 at Yiwu International Expo Centre, Yiwu, Zhejiang, PR China. With the expectation of different parties, the organizers will step up their effort to upgrade and expand the expo and create the best woodworking machinery expo in Eastern China. The expo will become a high quality business platform and a strong force to lead the industry to upgrade and transform.

China Yiwu International Exhibition on Woodworking Machinery, Furniture Manufacturing Equipment and Accessories is organized by The People's Government of Zhejiang Province, co-organized by Zhejiang Province Economic and Information Commission, Department of Commerce of Zhejiang Province, Science Technology Department of Zhejiang Province, Municipalities People's Government, Yiwu Municipal People's Government and Adsale Exhibition Services Limited, and is supported by Qingdao Woodworking Industry Association.

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Source: Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd.


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