Interzum is the world’s leading trade fair for furnitur […]
Interzum is the world’s leading trade fair for furniture production and interior design. This is where the most important business is conducted and momentum for the global furniture supply industry is created. Decision makers, opinion leaders and disseminators from all over the world keep up with the innovations in the industry, seek and establish new contacts – those who want to do truly good business should not miss this opportunity.
* 19 per cent increase in visitors
* 13 per cent increase in exhibitors
* 15 per cent increase in exhibition space
interzum ended on 19 May 2017 with record results. A total of approximately 69,000 visitors from 152 countries attended the world's largest trade fair for furniture production and interior construction between 16 and 19 May 2017. "It was the best interzum ever yet," said Katharina C. Hamma, Chief Operating Officer of Koelnmesse GmbH, who is delighted with the results. "With this year's interzum, we offered the industry a unique event. interzum has reached a new level with the rises in visitor figures, the growth in exhibitor numbers and the increase in floor space combined with measures to enhance the event's quality," said Ms Hamma. Some 1,732 exhibitors (2015: 1,537) from 60 countries presented their innovations at interzum 2017. Foreign exhibitors accounted for 79 per cent of the total.
More international visitors
interzum's international reach is not only increasing amongst exhibitors. The trade fair also attracted
growing numbers of international visitors. The proportion of foreign visitors rose to around 74 per cent (2015: 71 per cent). Overall, more than 51,000 visitors came from outside Germany. Within Europe, increases in visitor figures were recorded in particular from the Netherlands (up 26 per cent), Spain (up 25 per cent), Italy (up 20 per cent) and Eastern Europe (up 46 per cent). Visitor numbers from Poland and the United Kingdom also rose. Considerable increases were seen in visitors from Asia (up 53 per cent), the Middle East (up 25 per cent), Africa (up 17 per cent), Australia/Oceania (up 31 per cent), North America
(up 26 per cent) and India (up 41 per cent).
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