[ CONVINCING NUMBERS ]

· 80 cities involved                                                                                    · 200 global media interactions
· 200 global media interactions                                                             · 3,000 advertisements on transportation vehicles
· 4,000 advertisements on standing booths                                        · 6,000 minutes' radio news coverage
· 120,000 professional purchasers                                                       · 750,000 visitors
· 800,000 words of coverage in global news resources                   · 1,000,000 distributions of printed materials
· 1,500,000 pieces of online news
 

[ CUSTOMERS' PRAISE IS MORE ENCOURAGING THAN MEDALS ]

 

[ A SYMBOLICALLY FAST-GROWING EXPOSITION IN THE INDUSTRY IN CHINA ]

 

[ CHFE EVENTS ]

Being one of the most important economic and trading activities, CHFE was taken into account in the government work report in 2004 and 2005. So was this year's CIHFE.
CHFE was listed in the Ningbo Service Industry Development Planning Gist in October 2004.
CHFE was entitled with the honor of being the most influential expo in the housing and furnishing industry in China in 2005.
CHFE was listed one of the top ten expos in Ningbo in 2005.

[ CHFE PICTURE ]

    

         

         

         

THE 1ST CHFE
TIME: 1ST-4TH AUGUST 2002
PLACE: (BEIJING) CHINA INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION CENTER

The 1st China Housing & Furnishing Exposition indicated that the central government was in the lead, attracted wide attention from a great number of relative departments and industries and received great support from relative professional industry associations, Hong Kong Economic Development Bureau and Wal-Mart (China) and so onWang Guangying, Vice-chairman of CPC, Zhou Tienong, Vice-chairman of CPPCC and representatives of State Economic & Trade Commission, PRC, Ministry of Foreign Trade and Economic Cooperation, Beijing Municipal Government, Hong Kong Trade and Development Bureau, Embassy of Ukraine and Thailand Commerce of International Trade were all at present. The area for exposition was 15,000 square meters with 800 booths and up to 60,000 visitors.

THE 2ND CHFE
TIME: 8TH-11TH APRIL 2004
PLACE: NINGBO INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION CENTER
Ningbo beat 5 other cities in China to bid for the opportunity to carry out CHFE and finally CHFE was held in Ningbo. The total exhibition area was 45,000 square meters with 2,200 booths available for exhibitors both at home and abroad. For example, exhibitors from South Korea, Thailand, the U.S., Germany, Japan, Spain and 18 districts within China, just to name a few. Products on display were up to the international standard with a chain of products closely connected with each other in the housing and furnishing industry. 10,200 professional purchasers and more than 160,000 average visitors attended the expo, and the total trade volume was 2.06 billion RMB. Wang Shicheng, Director of the organizing committee of CHFE and Vice-chairman of China National Council of Light Industry concluded that CHFE had achieved a great success for the first time it was held in Ningbo and that it was a nice cooperation between Beijing and Ningbo.

THE 3RD CHFE
TIME: 8TH-11TH APRIL 2005
PLACE:NINGBO INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION CENTER

The total exhibition area was 55,000 square meters with 2,500 booths available for exhibitors, boasting 11.4% and 20% increase respectively as compared with statistics of 2004. About 12,000 professional purchasers and visitors both at home and abroad attended the exhibition. As to average visitors, it was more than 200,000, that is, 1,700 visitors per minute. According to statistics, there was an increase of 20% in terms of total trade volume (2.576 billion) as compared with last year's.

THE 4TH CHFE
TIME: 8TH-11TH APRIL 2006
PLACE: NINGBO INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION CENTER
NINGBO NEWS EXHIBITION CENTER

The 4th one is an international one with the exhibition area up to 58,000 square meters and exhibition booths 2,800. While Ningbo News Exhibition Center was the center where Ningbo Second-hand House Trade Fairs was held. This year, 1,5000 foreigners from more than 20 countries were either exhibitors or visitors. In other words, about up to 20% of all people involved in the exhibition are from foreign countries. What's more, more than 260,000people (30% higher than last year's) visited the exposition and the total trade volume was 2.98 billion RMB, 15.7% higher than last year's. China Housing & Furnishing Industry Alliance, based on China International Housing & Furnishing Exposition and the housing and furnishing industry, was initiated in Ningbo on 8th April 2006. Thus, aplatform is now in its shape where industrial resources, capital, intelligence and information are all available.

THE 5TH CHFE
Date1: April 7-9, 2007
Date2: July 7-9, 2007
PLACE:NINGBO INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION CENTER

The 5th one is an international one with the exhibition area up to 78,000 square meters and exhibition booths 3,800. This year, 20,000 foreigners from more than 25 countries were either exhibitors or visitors. In other words, about up to 25% of all people involved in the exhibition are from foreign countries. What's more, more than 300,000 people visited the exposition and the total trade volume was more than 4 billion RMB, 35% higher than last year's.

THE 6TH CHFE
Date1: April 11-14, 2008
Date2: July 4-7, 2008
PLACE:NINGBO INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION CENTER
The 6th session made use of all the exhibition halls within the exhibition center again and it was the first time that CHFE’s exhibition area reached up to 103,000 square meters. Thus, making itself live up to the honor of “No. 1 in China & No. 5 in the world within the exhibition industry for housing and furnishing products”.

THE 7TH CHFE
Date1: April 10-13, 2009
Date2: July 3-6, 2009
PLACE:NINGBO INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION CENTER
This year, CHFE attracts more than 27,500 professional visitors from 26 local cities and provinces and more than 20 countries as well. More than 128 trading groups attended the fair as well. Though facing an international economic crisis, CHFE was still able to maintain its effectiveness and brought exhibitors and visitors benefits.

THE 8TH CHFE
Date1: April 9-12, 2010
Date2: July 9-12, 2010
PLACE:NINGBO INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION CENTER
This year, CHFE attracts more than 28,300 professional visitors from 26 local cities and provinces and more than 32 countries as well. More than 133 trading groups attended the fair as well.