An export contribution valued at USD 650 million for the industry by the greatest fair in Turkey 

Russian and Ukrainian Crisis did not affect the ISMOB

Istanbul Furniture Fair, where the product lines within a wide range of products from the modern furniture to classic furniture, modular furniture to office furniture, and sofa sets to baby, kids’, and teen furniture groups are exhibited will be held for the 11th time at CNR EXPO Yeşilköy.

Particularly the registration of thousands of visitors from Russia at the ISMOB has already given good signals within an environment where the crisis suffered between Russia and Ukraine affect almost the whole continental Europe.

There are visitors from numerous countries including United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Belgium, Algeria, Czech Republic, China, Morocco, France, Netherlands, Iraq, UK, Iran, Spain, Israel, Italy, and Russia among the procurement committee countries coordinated by the Ministry of Economy.

At Istanbul Furniture Fair (ISMOB), the greatest fair in Turkey to be held at 13 halls in cooperation of CNR Holding with Turkish Association of Furniture Industrialists (MOSDER), and as supported by the KOSGEB and the Ministry of Economy, the most stylish and innovative furniture designs will be exhibited.

At the ISMOB Fair to be held at CNR EXPO Yesilköy between January 27 and February 1, 2015, the objective is to provide maximum support for the furniture export from Turkey the purposes of the vision for 2023. Ranked among the three largest furniture fairs in the world, ISMOB provides direct support for the export from the furniture industry. The industry achieves 20 percent of their annual export target through the ISMOB. At the fair which will be held for the 11th time this year, an amount valued at USD 650 million will be contributed to the export of the furniture industry.

The leading companies in the industry at ISMOB

The leading brands in the industry such as Adnan Bostan, Alfemo, Bellona, Casa, Cilek, Dogtas, Ersa, Fatih Ksral, Gala, Idas, Istikbal, Isbir, Ipek, Kelebek, Kilim, Konfor, Koyunlu, Ladin, Merinos, Mete Bronz, Mondi, N Design, Teleset, Tepe Home, Yagmur, and Yatas will participate as the exhibitors at the ISMOB Fair where will be more than 1.000 brands. The companies will launch some of their new innovative designs for the first time at the fair.

ISMOB has grown by 42 percent

The industry shows great interest to the Istanbul Furniture Fair. Held within an area of 50 thousand square meters last year, the fair’s ground will be expanded by 42 percent this year, and reached at a level of 71 thousand square meters. According to the information provided by the CNR officials, a total of 112 thousand national and international visitors visited the ISMOB fair held last year. At the fair to be held in 2015, this figure is expected to reach above the 120 thousand visitors.

Held each year within the scope of fair and became a tradition of the fair, the ISMOB Design Contest will also take place. The companies to be involved in the contest will compete within the categories of sofa sets, bedrooms, dining rooms, teen rooms, accessories, and best booth.

All of the product ranges at the fair include the modern, classic, and modular furniture, and bedroom furniture, sofa sets, office furniture, baby, kids’, and teen room furniture groups, standalone furniture and their accessories, and design products.

 Sincerely / PR Basın Halkla Iliskiler

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