Our favorite Milan 2019 Furniture Fair’s crucial issue? “Increasing connections”, that is also what we do we every day
About the event
Are you ready to take part to one of the major international exhibitions? The Milan Furniture Fair will take place at Fiera Milano – Rho from April 17th to 22nd.
The “Salone Internazionale del Mobile” is the global benchmark event for the furnishing and design sector.
In 2018 the event attracted more than 435.000 buyers from as many as 188 countries, with an increase of 26% compared to 2017.
“We can consider it a sort of Olympiad, because an exhibition like this – says the president of the Milan Furniture Fair – has no equal in the world, for its internationality and because in Italy we have the whole supply chain, starting from the wood to arrive to the bioplastics”. (translated from Il Giornale.it)
“We have great expectations – continues the President of FederlegnoArredo, Emanuele Orsini – Our sector has a turnover of 42.6 billion, 51% of this amount comes from export sales for a value of 540 billion products.”
Regarding the impact on the furnishing and design sector after the agreements with China, Orsini noted that «the main non-EU country where we export is the United States, invoicing 1.5 billion and this year it has grown by 7 %. China is a fast growing country, it’s at number seven. Exports towards this area are grown by 6.5% “. (translated from Il Giorno.it)
Our experience on the international shipments in the furnishing and design sector
Thanks to the commercial agreements we have had for years with some important construction contractors and international retailers, we handle many international shipments of Made in Italy furnitures and design objects. Some projects we have been cooperating for:
- C.I.C. – International Conference Center in Algiers
- Sofitel Thalassa Alger Sea & Spa and Sofitel Diététique Alger Sea & Spa of Algiers
- Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Algiers
- Great Mosque of Algiers (Djamaa el Djazaïr)
- Shopping Mall in Oran
- Hyatt Regency Airport in Algiers
- Private villas in Nigeria and Senegal
- Commercial distribution in China and Mongolia
Are you looking for a reliable freight forwarding partner handling your international shipments for the Milan Furniture Fair? Rely on our experience in the furnishing and design sector and contact us for a quotation!