Second Woodtech Damietta ended with numbers growing further. The sector’s leading professionals were in attendance at Damietta for the three days of the event, which outlines the great success that WOODTECH Egypt will have in 16th of February 2018!
Woodtech Damietta 2017, was a three day event, which was held in Ras El Bar with more than 4.000 trade visitors giving a strong presence during the event. Woodtech has the total support from the Chamber of Commerce of Damietta, from the Chamber of Woodworking Furniture Industry, and the support from the Association of the Egyptian Architects. The guests came from Cairo, Alexandria, Mansura, Port Said and of course from the city of Damietta. Equally important was the fact that this year we had delegations from Malaysia, Kenya, Ghana, Russia and Tunisia.
Interesting B2B meetings
Besides the large number of visitors, during the 2nd Woodtech Damietta, more than 500 B2B meetings took place between exhibitors and trade visitors from Egypt and other countries, organized in cooperation with IMC (Industrial Modernization Center), prooving the great interest in closing business deals. Interest, that is being strengthened by the development of DFC (Damietta Furniture City) which is attracting foreign investors in Egypt.
Apart from the variety of exhibitors and exhibits, great interest had the useful seminars that were organized in parallel with Woodtech Damietta event. Prominent speakers gave great lectures, presenting case studies from international institutes and organizations. Woodtech Damietta had the honor to host the design professors from Applied Arts Faculty from Helwan University, from Furniture Academy in Berlin, and executives from the companies of Egger, Hafele, SCM Group and Imos and also the president of Egyptian Architects Society. There were a variety of topics such as Furniture styles, Innovation Management, Lighting ,New Trends for Surfaces, modern technologies for manufacturers etc.
Strong Presence from big sector companies
Many important brands participated at the 2nd Woodtech Damietta event such as: Egger, Blum, Alvic, Hettich, Kessebohmer, Grass, Italianna Ferramenta, Hafele, SCM Group, Biesse, Felder and of course big Egyptian companies like Good Wood ,Aro Art, Siro Mirs, AboKhaled , El Badry, Hanimex, El Arabi! Our next big appointment will be in Cairo, at 16 of February 2018, with Woodtech Egypt, which has very strong interest from local and international companies!