CIFF Shanghai 2020 will take place as planned at Shanghai Hongqiao from 7-10th September.

Its sister event, CIFF Guangzhou, was postponed by four months yet attracted a reported 143,363 visitors.

The 46th CIFF Shanghai 2020, organised by China Foreign Trade Centre (Group), will be themed Connecting the World, and aims to reflect the high-end Chinese domestic market plus various international markets. CIFF is collaborating with several partners to support the offline and online business of exhibitors and buyers – in particular, a collaboration with the B2B Giga Cloud Logistics trading platform will offer new opportunities for export-oriented companies.

Under the same roof of the National Exhibition & Convention Center (Shanghai), over 1000 exhibitors will occupy some 400,000 sqm of exhibition space, and will represent the entire furniture supply chain – home, outdoor and leisure furniture, home decor and home textiles, office, hotel, and commercial furniture, plus furniture industry machinery and materials.

"All necessary security measures have been taken" to prevent of the spread of Covid-19, states the show's organiser.