International Fairs of Machines and Components for Furniture Manufacture:
- DREMA - lnternational Trade Fair of Machines and Tools for Wood and Furniture Industries: http://www.drema.pl/en/
- FURNICA - International Trade Fair of Components for Furniture Production: http://www.furnica.pl/en/
- SOFAB - International Trade Fair of Upholstery Fabrics and Components for Upholstered Furniture: http://www.sofab.pl/en/
DREMA, FURNICA and SOFAB are the fairs trades dedicated whole wood and furniture industry. Visitor can find machines, tool, components, accesssories and many others products needed to wood and furniture production.
In 2015 professionals from the wood and furniture industry from 30 countries have visited edition of the DREMA, FURNICA and SOFAB held in Poznan on 6-9 October 2015.
The Poznań trade fair trio has confirmed its leading position in Central and Eastern Europe as the centre for the purchase of machinery and equipment for wood processing as well as materials and components for furniture production. In the opinion of many participants of the fair – both exhibitors and visitors – this was the best edition of the fair since 2009.
Preliminary data indicate that the exhibition was visited by representatives of about 20,000 companies. "We are, above all, satisfied with a more than 50 percent increase in the share of key customers" – says the Director of DREMA Fair Andrzej Półrolniczak. It concerns both specialists from the wood industry and furniture manufacturers.
Among the visitors there were representatives of such market leaders as: Black Red White, BFM, Szynaka Meble, IMS, Ludwik Styl, Taranko, Meblik, Noti, Tombea, Komandor, Libro, Paged Meble, Meblomax, and many others. "It is worth mentioning a large number of visitors from abroad whom we managed to attract to the fairs thanks to intense promotional activities," says the Director of Furnica and SoFab Fairs, Józef Szyszka. The largest group of foreign professionals came from Ukraine.
They accounted for 19 percent of visitors. The fairs were visited by a lot of guests from Belarus, Lithuania, Germany, Czech Republic, Belgium, Italy, Great Britain, Slovakia, Russia, Austria, Sweden, Turkey, Israel, Latvia and Estonia. Detailed data on the structure of visitors will be available in our website after entering all the data into the system.
The exhibition itself was also impressive. The block of DREMA, FURNICA and SOFAB 2015 fairs was attended by nearly 600 companies from 21 countries (Austria, Belgium, Belarus, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Spain, the Netherlands, India, Canada, Germany, Portugal, Switzerland, Sweden, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, Great Britain, Italy and Poland).
The exhibitors presented the latest products, technologies and services for industries related to wood products, forestry, biomass and for producers and distributors of chemicals for the wood and furniture industry.