Dubai: The first hybrid edition of the Dubai WoodShow, the Middle East’s leading platform for the wood and woodworking machinery industry, opens today i.e. 9th until the 11th of March 2021, at Sheikh Saeed Hall 3, Dubai World Trade Centre for its physical exhibition and via Events10x.com for its virtual platform.
The show will be showcasing physical exhibitors from 20+ countries and visitors can explore pavilions of different nations including Russia, Portugal, France and Turkey, that will boast the finest grade wood products, accessories, innovative technologies, production scenarios and large-scale machinery, amidst strict precautionary and preventive measures, in order to ensure the safety of all attendees.
Some of the major physical exhibitors present at the event are Italco Middle East (Platinum Sponsor), Accumech etc. Other leading wood companies and associations at the event are Malaysian Timber Council from Malaysia, French Timber from France, AIMSAD from Turkey, RusGlobalExport from Russia and AIMMP from the Portugal Region.
The Global Wood Industry as reported by the Wood Processing Global Market Report 2021 is expected to reach new lengths with an estimated growth rate of $140.47 billion in 2021. The market is expected to have a CAGR of 9% and reach $179.7 billion in 2025 at a CAGR of 6%.
The global wood furniture market is also expected to grow in 2021 due to increase in consumption and investments in commercial spaces. The report estimates a $214.18 billion increase in 2020 to reach $309.99 billion in the future
As the region’s only dedicated business-to-business meeting place for the wood, wood accessories and woodworking machinery industry, Dubai WoodShow aims to further uplift the sector by showcasing the world-class products and services of the leading suppliers, manufacturers & machinery companies.
Virtual exhibitors include Cora Timber Industries (Italy), Bunga Raya Panel Products (Malaysia), Barneran (Spain), Quebec Wood Export Bureau (Canada), CFL Flooring (China), Essetre Srl (Italy) and Schattdecor from Germany.
The Dubai WoodShow will provide excellent opportunities for visitors to gain exclusive deals on wood and woodworking machinery products in a hybrid setting and gain access to local and international players. Exhibitors will also gain access to more than 7K visitors and close deals with serious global buyers within the wood industry at a reduced cost and with a greater return on investment.
“The Dubai WoodShow is all set to create another milestone by providing a one-of-a-kind experience to the key players within the wood and woodworking machinery industry. This event will help in stimulating this competitive market by creating robust opportunities for visitors and exhibitors across the globe. This will become a leading destination once again for buyers and sellers looking to expand their business, close deals and learn about the latest trends within the market. I am confident that each and every one will be able to greatly benefit from this event, whether they visit physically or virtually,” stated Mr. Dawood Al Shezawi, the President of the Organising Committee of Dubai WoodShow.