Additional halls being opened to accommodate growing demand at 5th biennial edition of international woodworking trade show


The 5th biennial edition of DelhiWood has already surpassed the last edition in 2015 by 50% increase in space sold with 6 months more to go!  Additional Halls are now being opened to accommodate the demand for space from local, regional and international exhibitors.


delhiwood-2017-1Delhiwood 2017, scheduled to be held from the 1-4 March 2017 at the India Expo Centre and Mart, Greater Noida will once again bring together global leaders in woodworking technologies, tools, fittings, raw materials & products for furniture production & connect them with the woodworking community from India, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Bhutan & the Gulf and South East Asian region.


More than 450 exhibitors from over 30 countries have registered thus far at DelhiWood 2017 to showcase emerging trends & technologies for furniture production & other wood based manufacturing.


Over 30,000 craftsmen, woodworkers, furniture manufactures hardware distributors / dealers / manufacturers, plywood & particle board manufacturers / traders, manufacturers of wood-based products, architects, interior designers, builders and the woodworking ecosystem from all over India and from the south east Asian countries &south Asian countries like Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Myanmar, Bhutan, Thailand, Indonesia and the Philippines will once again look forward to attendDelhiWood 2017.


DelhiWood 2017 will see 60% International Exhibits– a new record for the show. “It’s a clear message that India is one of the most important markets for the industry and that the future is very promising,” says Mr. Sivakumar, General Manager, PDA Trade Fairs Pvt. Ltd.


“We are pleased there has been such an interest inDelhiWood, endorsing its position as the key platform for the latest in furniture production technologies, woodworking machinery, furniture accessories, furniture fittings, wood based raw material, semi-finished wood based fixtures & furniture accessories, modular kitchen fittings & systems and tools for woodworking” he said.


delhiwood-2017-3KEY SEGMENTS
Focussed visitor acquisition campaigns are already underway in theNational Capital Region (New Delhi, Noida and Gurgaon), woodworking hubs of Haryana, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, Jammu& Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh,  West Bengal, Jharkhand, North-Eastern states (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Sikkim & Tripura), Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh.


DelhiWood, continues to enjoy the endorsement and support of EUMABOIS – the 14 country member association of European Federation of Woodworking Machinery Manufacturers. EUMABOIS is instrumental in influencing the presence of the world’s leading woodworking tech companies at DelhiWood.


The 4 day trade exhibition will feature the latest in furniture production and woodworking from the following key segments on the show floor.
–   Panel & Solid Wood production and
–   Furniture production and processing
–   Saw milling technology and processing
–   Materials & Supplies for furniture
production and woodworking
–   Fittings, Hardware & Accessories for
furniture, kitchen and cabinetry
In order to cater to the dynamism in the raw material segment, DelhiWood 2017 will feature added new product profiles featuring:
–   Packaging Machines and Materials
for furniture manufacturers and the
woodworking industry
–   Machines, Materials and Supplies
for the Upholstery, Mattress and Sofa
manufacturing segments.


delhiwood-2017-2DelhiWood’s agenda of continued knowledge sharing & skill development will be pursued through:
–   Product and Technique Demonstrations
of over 500 woodworking machines
–   10 country pavilions / Group
participation from Germany, China,
Italy, France, Turkey, Taiwan, Canada,
Malaysia, Russia and USA
–   Sourcing forums to offer business
opportunities for visiting furniture
–   Activities to attract architects, interior
designers and builders to understand
the complete supply chain
–   Hosted buyers program


An InternationalTimber Congress is also in the pipeline to bring cutting edge timber knowledge to the woodworking community.The congress is being conceptualised to present and discuss the latest technical and architectural developments and innovations in wood or timber construction. The congress is envisioned to become a prestigious international event in timber engineering, engineered wood products and design of timber structures and will attract researchers, engineers, architects, consultants, building officials, contractors and project managers, fabricators and suppliers from all continents.


DelhiWood2017 promises you an exciting 4 days of networking, knowledge sharing & opportunities to convert potential to commerce.