After highly successful maiden edition, the 3rd edition of BANGLADESH WOOD 2018 will be held between 12-14 July 2018. Visited by all the stakeholders of the sector in good numbers the first edition evoked positive interaction between exhibitors and visitors. Large scale presence of International companies indicated the scope for Woodworking Machinery, Furniture Hardware, Fitting & Fixtures, Panels & Plywood, Powertools, Particle Boards, Wood Composites and Coatings.
The country’s furniture sector is expanding both locally and globally. " In the 90's the sector moved to machanized production." oriented industries. Since then furniture business began to grow with modern machinery, innovative designs and use of diverse materials.
Furniture industry of Bangladesh is shifting its focuses from dependency on teak for raw materials to processed wood Around 60 per cent of raw materials, including timber, hardware, wood coating materials, hardware & accessories and fabrics, are imported. Exports has jumped by 253 per cent during the last five years,. The demand has been rising in the international markets, especially in the US and the EU.
At present about 41,560 enterprises and nearly two lakh skilled and semi-skilled people are engaged in this sector. Bangladesh Furniture Export Association (BFEA) and Bangladesh Furniture Industries Owners Association (BFIOA) are actively working on materializing the potential of this sector. Bangladesh Furniture Export Association (BFEA) has 12 members. The government of Bangladesh has declared the furniture industry as a 'Thrust Sector'. Apart from the large export-oriented enterprises, there is a number of furniture clusters in Dhaka at Badda, Sutrapur and Mirpur areas. A number of large companies has factories in Savar and Gazipur areas.
Bangladesh Wood International Expo 2018 will provide your business with a distinctive platform enabling you to.
Increase marketing awareness in one of the fastest expanding construction markets in the region.
Raise your profile in front of budget holders from largest Furniture Manufaturers in Bangladesh.
Showcased and demonstrate your product or service to a market that is actively sourcing new and innovative products previously unavailable to them.
Generate leads by network with thousands of Architects, Project Managers, Construction Consultants and Procurement Managers.
Furniture Manufacturers, Saw Millers, Plywood & Particle Board Manufacturers/Traders, Craftsmen / Carpenters, Interior Decorators, Architects & Builders, Timber Importers / Merchants, Manufacturers of Wood Based Products, Experts from Research Institutes, Forestry Officials, Timber Importers & Exporters, Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers, Wooden Shelves Manufacturers, Office Furniture Manufacturers, Traders, Hardware Manufacturer / Dealers, Government Officers, etc., Exporters & Importers, Industry Associations, Hardware Distributors / Dealers / Manufacturers, Manufacturers of Wood-based Articles, Manufacturers, Distributors & Dealers of Furniture Fittings, Packaging Industry