National Exhibition & Convention Center Hongqiao
The 44th edition of Ciff is taking place at the National Exhibition & Convention Center in Shanghai Hongqiao from 8th to 11th September 2019 due to its extraordinary range of furnishing solutions. Ciff Shanghai 2019 represents the entire furniture supply chain and therefore offers a full-scale event capable of attracting and engaging producers, buyers, retailers, designers and, of course, the media. Over 1500 exhibitors have been selected to represent the theme “A Paradigm for Global Living”. They will offer visitors new concepts for living and working while being surrounded by high quality products and new business opportunities. The fair will be organized by China Trade Macalline Exhibition Co.Ltd., a company which was jointly founded by China Foreign Trade Guangzhou Exhibition General Corporation, main Asian trade fair organization that has always organized the fair, and by Red Star Macalline Group, undisputed leader for the distribution of furniture in China. These two companies have created a new organization model called “Exhibition and Store Alliance” which is capable of offering extraordinary advantages both for exhibitions and for commerce.
Moreover, attracting thousands of foreign visitors every year, Ciff Shanghai demonstrates its strong international vocation and, thanks to these results, it provides a golden opportunity for Chinese export companies to showcase their products.
The objective of Ciff is to make foreign markets more aware of the quality and variety of Chinese design. This is the concept behind the four main exhibition areas where the fair is organized. Hall 4.1, ‘Contemporary Design Hall’, will incorporate innovative modern design brands for home furnishings. Hall 3 ‘International & Lifestyle’ will focus on international design. The North Hall will be dedicated to lighting with “International Lighting. Hall 6.1, will be divided between outdoor furniture, fabrics and home accessories, giving life to ‘Outdoor & Leisure, Homedecor & Hometextile’. On the second floor of the exhibition center, hall 5.2 ‘Sleep Center & Dining Room/Living Room’, hall 6.2 ‘Sofa’ and hall 8.2 ‘Fashion Office’ will offer complete solutions for export to international markets ranging from home to work environments.
In conjunction with Ciff Shanghai 2019, the second edition of the Shanghai International Furniture Machinery & Woodworking Machinery Fair will take place in halls 7.1 and 8.1. This fair was created by a partnership between Ciff and Wmf; all the main production technologies and all types of process machinery will accentuate the appeal of this fair.