The 38th China International Furniture Fair (CIFF) was held in Shanghai from 7 to 10, 2016. Covering 400,000m2, the fair hosted 2,500 exhibitors and attracted 100,000 professional visitors.
Display themes included modern home furniture, classical home furniture, outdoor and leisure, homedecor and hometextile, office furniture, commercial furniture and hotel furniture, furniture machinery and raw materials, an international pavilion and a design pavilion.
The fair also showcased products from a variety of national pavilions such as Italy, Japan, Turkey, Malaysia, Thailand and Korea and was a world stage for overseas exhibitors from various countries and regions: Ashley, Lifestyle, KI, Global Views and Uttermost from the USA; Chateau Dax, Biesse, SCM and Cefla from Italy; Homag and Burkle from Germany; AH Beard, Boori and Lounge Innovation from Australia; Gala from Turkey; HTL and Koda from Singapore; Villa Francaise from Indonesia; Mamwah from Hong Kong; and White Feathers from Southeast Asia.
The fair saw overseas buyer groups from Italy, USA, Germany, Russia, Belgium, India, Japan, Southeast Asia, Korea and Turkey as well as visitor groups of dealers, designers and real estate experts invited by nearly 200 industry organisations.