Welcome to VIFA-EXPO 2019

The wood processing and furniture manufacturing industry of Vietnam has a history of growth and success. In 2015, Vietnam ranked 5th in the list of biggest wooden furniture exporter in the world, followed by the countries China, Germany, Italy and Poland. In that year, the country exported 6.9 billion worth of wooden furniture products. Vietnamese producers are innovating their technology for improving their productivity, while keeping the production cost low. They are driven to innovate, while satisfying the quality and quantity requirements of the market.

To give the Vietnamese producers a platform to showcase their products to international buyers, a group of organizers started an annual fair- Vietnam International Furniture & Home Accessories Fair. HAWA at the exhibition host a furniture design competition (Hoa Moi) to find and foster talented designers and a motive to develop Vietnam furniture design industry. Hoa Moi competition is an attraction for many businesses and young designers.

The last edition was a successful event, where 1961 booths were erected, 392 companies including 144 international exhibitors, 11,720 local and international visitors from 80 countries and provinces participated. Get ready to discover the fascination of Vietnam's furniture and handicraft again in the next edition of Vietnam International Furniture & Home Accessories Fair. VIFA-EXPO 2019 is scheduled from 6th March to 9th March, 2019 at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC), Vietnam. The organizers- HCMC Department of Industry & Trade, Handicraft & Wood Industry Association of HCMC (HAWA) and HAWA Corporation are ready to host the next edition and are expecting the participation of more visitors and exhibitors.

Exhibitor's Profile

Local and overseas furniture, home décor and handicraft manufacturers and traders show interest in exhibiting at this professional international fair, which is well-organized every year. This can be a lucrative opportunity for businesses in furniture and home décor industries to efficiently and effectively market their brands in front of industry professionals from across the world. Apart from taking advantage from brand exposure and learning in seminars, they will get to indulge in face to face meeting with their potential customers. Exhibitors can register and create first impression on the target audience by showcasing the latest products and describing services, such as:

Antique furniture | Bedroom furniture | Children furniture | Customized furniture | Dining room furniture | Furniture hardware, fittings | Garden/ outdoor furniture | Handicrafts | Hospitality furniture | Interior furnishing & accessories | Kitchen furniture | living room furniture | Office furniture | Occasional furniture | Supporting services | Upholstery furniture

Visitors Profile

Visitors at VIFA-EXPO through business matching can meet and establish business directly with exhibitors. They will be exploded with the number of new design inspirations at the fair. The visitors interested in buying furniture and home décor products can request samples from exhibitors. The trade visitors at VIFA-EXPO 2019 can enjoy the services provided, from free entrance, free wifi at fair ground to pre-arranged business meeting with exhibitors and interpreter during business meetings. The additional services that will be provided are shuttle services to and from the partner hotels and venue- SECC, special discount from partners' restaurants, hotels & travel agents, customized tour to visit famous locations in HCMC and neighboring provinces. The expected visitors to visit at upcoming event are:

Architect & interior designer | Business owner | buying group | Contractor | Furniture wholesaler | Furniture retailer | Government agency/ trade association | Hotel/ resort owner 7 manager | Importer/ distributor | Investor/ manufacturer | Merchandizing agent | property developer | Publication/ media | Supplier