IndiaWood 2020 all set to boost the growing Indian woodworking industry

IndiaWood – Asia’s largest platform driving the Indian furniture manufacturing and woodworking industry to emerge as one of the top manufacturing destinations in the region is all set to begin from February 27, 2020 at BIEC, Bengaluru. Modern Woodwork is the Official Publication of the show.

The 2018 edition of IndiaWood was a massive sucess.

As Asia’s largest woodworking exhibition, IndiaWood has always been setting higher benchmarks for the industry to follow. The 11th edition of IndiaWood under NürnbergMesse is all set to create an international standard experience with a targeted approach in bringing all stakeholders together to create a uniformity in the industry.
IndiaWood is one of three trade shows in India that NürnbergMesse acquired in 2018; together with HOLZ-HANDWERK, they make up the ‘Woodworking Events’ family of products, collectively accounting for about 2,000 exhibitors and 2,00,000 trade visitors. IndiaWood 2020, to be held under the auspices of NürnbergMesse India, is looking forward to host more than 875+ exhibitors from 50+ countries over 65,000 + square meters in Bengaluru – something that has never been experienced before.

The five day show will attract byuers from India, neighbouring contries, Middle East, Africa and the South East Asian countries.

The 5-day show will focus primarily on attracting buyers from across India, neighboring countries (Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Bhutan), Middle East, Africa and the South East Asian countries. It is organized by NürnbergMesse India Pvt. Ltd., supported by EUMABOIS and in cooperation with PDA Trade Fairs Pvt. Ltd. Modern Woodwork is the official Publication of the show.

India – Growth Driver for Woodworking Industry
India is a growing economy at a rate of 7.3% and there are multiple policies in effect to encourage business owners to be in the driver’s seat. Some of the policies which positively impact the furniture manufacturing industry are specialized agencies for MSME loans, Credit Guarantee Fund Schemes, Foreign Direct Investment, etc. The exhibition is focused to align the furniture manufacturing industry into an organized sector and create a suitable platform to pursue incredible business opportunities.

Taking steps in Furniture Manufacturing Technologies
Smart factories can possibly change the Indian furniture manufacturing industry. Latest technology is profoundly productive and progressive for all categories of furniture producers to accomplish their business objectives. Likewise, the time is crucial for the furniture manufacturers to have a better understanding of the digital space and how beneficial it is for maximum reach and to make India the top manufacturing hub of the world.

Make in India – India’s Booming Wood and Furniture Industry
‘Make in India’ is the name of the Indian government’s central investment programme and has been the credo of NürnbergMesse’ s Indian subsidiary for more than six years now. With economic growth of 7.3 percent in 2018, India will continue to be one of Germany’s largest customers for machinery exports in the medium term.
Ms. Sonia Parshar, Chairperson of the Board and Managing Director, NürnbergMesse India Pvt. Ltd. said, “The exhibition is the biggest ever woodworking industry show in India and is expected to bring major traction for India which has over USD 30 billion woodworking industry.”

Country Pavilions: Canada, China*, Ecuador, Finland, Germany, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Russia, Taiwan, Turkey, Sweden, USA. *Chinese companies may abstain from the event due to the novel coronavirus epidemic.


Calling the design fraternity to explore surfaces and finishes
Crafted specifically for the design fraternity, IndiaWood will offer diverse ‘Panels-Surfaces-Finishes’, including top Indian and global brands like ACTION TESA, ARISTO, BVR, CLEAF, FINSA, GREENLAM, GRUPO ALVIC, KRONOSPAN, MAKE, ONESKIN, RUSHIL, SIGNATURE, UK.DO etc. making it a ‘must visit’ for architects, interior designers and real estate developers.

Giving Impetus to Indian Woodworking Industry
IndiaWood 2020 to present 65,000 square meters of space, 75,000+ visitors, 875+ exhibitors and 13 country pavilions from Canada, China, Ecuador, Finland, Germany, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, Russia, Taiwan, Turkey, Sweden and USA.

Embraced by the top international companies from various product categories like BIESSE, FELDER, GRASS, HAFELE, HETTICH, HOMAG, REHAU, RENNER ITALIA, SCM and many more, IndiaWood 2020 is all set to fuel the potential of the Indian wood working industry.

The demographics of the visitors include furniture manufacturers, kitchen manufacturers, saw millers, board manufacturers, fittings and component manufactures, traders, architects, builders and interior designers who can look forward to the latest in technologies, materials and innovations once again at this edition.

IndiaWood 2020:
In Numbers

country pavilions
sq. m. of space

For the first time ever, IndiaWood 2020 will feature NürnbergMesse’ s latest acquisition, INDIA MATTRESS TECH & UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIES EXPO which will complement IndiaWood perfectly with new pavilions featuring mattress and upholstery production technology, machinery and supplies.
Mattress manufacturers, furniture manufacturers and Sofa manufacturers can look forward to a truly international experience.

Enhancing Visitor Experience
Visitor experience has always been the key for an exhibition of IndiaWood’s stature and the 11th edition will see an extensive hall-wise distribution and orientation of machinery and non-machinery segments with a new hall (Hall 5) dedicated exclusively for material segment alongside Hall 2 and 3.

To enhance the visitor experience, IndiaWood provides a customized and personalized visitor badge on pre-registrations. It eliminates the queue at the registration counters and makes the visitor utilize the time better and fix B2B meetings to make the best of the time. Planning the visit in advance makes it easier for accommodation, travel and some sightseeing. The venue – Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) is strategically located with equidistance from all key points in the city including timely shuttle bus arrangement from Nagasandra Metro Station.

IndiaWood 2020 – A Knowledge-sharing Platform
IndiaWood is a significant exhibition trying to shy away from conventional experience. IndiaWood is considered as the knowledge-sharing platform for all the stakeholders of the woodworking fraternity. From upskilling the carpenters to strategic brand alliances, IndiaWood is working towards setting an extensive learning and networking platform for all.

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About NürnbergMesse Group:
NürnbergMesse Group is one of the 15 largest trade fair companies in the world. It comprises NürnbergMesse GmbH and its 15 subsidiaries and affiliates. The company employs more than 1,000 people at ten locations in Germany, Brazil, China, India, Italy, Greece, Austria and the USA. NürnbergMesse Group also has a network of international representatives operating in more than 100 countries. Its portfolio includes around 120 German and international trade fairs and congresses. Every year, up to 35,000 exhibitors (international contingent: 44%) and up to 1.5 million visitors (26% from outside Germany) take part in the Group’s own, partner and guest events.

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IndiaWood 2020

  • 27 February – 02 March 2020
  • Bangalore International Exhibition
    Center (BIEC), Bengaluru, India