** GOOD NEWS from MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS
Starting from August 30, 2023, inbound travelers will no longer be required to take a pre-entry nucleic acid or antigen test for COVID-19.
From Dec. 1, 2023 to Nov. 30, 2024, China has decided to implement a unilateral visa-free policy for ordinary passport holders from France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain and Malaysia on a trial basis.
The first edition of China International Furniture Expo (also known as Furniture China) was co-hosted by the China National Furniture Association and Shanghai Sinoexpo Informa Markets International Exhibition Co., Ltd. in 1993. Since then, Furniture China has been held in Shanghai in the second week of every September.
Since its establishment, Furniture China has been successfully held on 28 occasions, making common growth and progress with the furniture industry in China. At the same time, it has transformed from a pure B2B offline trade platform to a comprehensive platform integrating export, domestic sales, B2B2P2C online and offline, original design showcase and a trading and design feast with “exhibition-store linkage”.
** Overseas attendance at Furniture China 2023 grew by 13.2%, exceeding the record high!
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Since 2022, Home Plus has held multiple city tours nationwide, aiming to showcase more fashionable and designed home themed spaces. In 2023, Furniture China will collaborate with renowned design firm SWS GROUP, to create unique exhibition designs cleverly utilizing materials and light, focusing on the mascot M.O.E energy monster.
Workplace Cafeteria will display the solutions for the social center in a workplace. In the new status quo of "work from home" offices, Workplace Cafeteria will provide demonstrations for new, innovative office environment design in the office furniture industry.
In 2023, this IP event will take place between April and June, following a two-year hiatus. We will carefully select high-quality furniture companies and visit their factories to gain insights into their brand culture, production processes, and new product demands in the market. By leveraging the expertise of these upstream enterprises, we aim to enhance the technical aspects required for the design and quality improvement of their furniture products. We will address questions promptly and effectively, fostering a mutually beneficial and win-win industry ecosystem.
“办公厨房”展示的是一个工作场所社交中心解决方案。在“远程办公/居家办公 + 公司办公”的混合办公模式成为新常态的当下，办公厨房Workplace Cafeteria 将以前瞻的创意，为办公环境设计和办公家具行业提供一个观察的样本。
Co-hosted by China National Furniture Association, Shanghai Sinoexpo Informa Markets International Exhibition Co., Ltd. and ELLE DECORATION, Gold Idea Furniture Design Award (hereafter referred to as “GIDA”) aims at a world-class furniture design award, or the equivalent of “Red Dot Award" in China.Since its founding in 2014, GIDA has been successfully held for 7 editions. And in 2020, there were nearly 200 entries received form over 70 enterprises and brands.
Organized by China National Furniture Association and Shanghai Sinoexpo Informa Markets International Exhibition Co., Ltd. China Furniture Design Awards had been successfully held for 15 years. In 2014, its name has been altered to China Furniture Product Innovation Awards.
china Home Material Innovation Competition， the highest competition and highest honor award for the research, development and application of materials in China's home furnishing industry. The awards will be set for 4 categories, covering fabric, decorative materials, support and push rods and wood coating, and will be publicly selceted in the entire industry.
Furnitrue China will launch the FURNITURE CHINA LIVE SHOW 2023, to meet all aspects of trade needs of both buyers and suppliers.
Experience the latest trends and innovations in the furniture industry and connect with top manufacturers and suppliers from all over the world. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to expand your business and stay up-to-date with the latest furniture trends. Join us for an unforgettable event from 11-22 September 2023!
This year, DTS will bring together richer supply chain resources, more diverse categories, as well as more efficient and convenient online functions. Produce categories cover finished furniture, sofas, dining tables and chairs, beds, home textiles, lighting, outdoor, accessories and hardware.
FURNITURE CHINA will launch its first show in Malaysia in March and join Hands with MIFF to link the suppliers and buyers in the global furniture industry by both online and physical exhibitions.
2023 Event Highlights
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