• Furniture Expo
  • Shanghai Trade Show: Antique Furniture China 2009

    http://www.antiquefurniturefair.com/   Showdates: May 15-18,2009   Venue: Shanghai Exhibition Center (No.1000 Yan`an Road (Middle)Shanghai P.R.China   Approved by : Shanghai Foreign Economic Relation & Trade Commission Shanghai Cultural Administration Committee   Organizer: Shanghai Antique Dealers Association Shanghai Real Exhibition Service Co., Ltd.   Sponsors: Shanghai Collection Association Zhejiang Collection Association Shanghai Zhongfu Curio Center Shanghai […]

  • Design
  • A look at this years international furniture trade fairs

    For those furniture importers, wholesalers, trade buyers, interior designers or furniture retailers in the business who were unable to make it to this years Shanghai furniture fair, its worth heading over to our China sourcing blog to see what you missed.   Shabby chic remains a strong look and some of this years other nicer […]

  • Furniture Expo
  • Differences in quality between Ningbo/Shanghai/Beijing factories

      Having just returned from the Shanghai furniture show, here are my impressions of the Ningbo/Shanghai factories:  Woods  – (minus) The southern woods are definitely a poor substitute for the better ones from the North. One easy way to clearly feel the difference is to pick up one of those tall swoop-topped wooden stools that everyone […]