The 45th CIFF Guangzhou, which was postponed from March yet became one of the first furniture exhibitions held during the pandemic, saw 1607 exhibitors attract a reported 145,363 visitors (down from 297,759 last year) when it took place in China last month.

The four-day long exhibition brought together the entire furniture supply chain across 300,000 sqm. The show also reconfirmed itself as a place of dialogue and culture, rich in design forums, exhibitions and events, including Design Spring – Contemporary China Furniture Design Fair, 2030+ International Future Office, and the Global Conference Industry Trend Conference 2020.

The 46th CIFF Shanghai will be held from 7-10th September 2020, while the 47th CIFF Guangzhou will be held from 18th-21st March (home furniture, decor and textile, outdoor and leisure furniture), and from 28th-31st March (office, commercial and hotel furniture, plus furniture machinery and raw materials), 2021.