Published on : Wednesday, October 23, 2013
While meeting the press regarding Xylexpo 2014, Dario Corbetta, deputy general manager at Acimall said, “It’s not easy to carry on a strong exhibition project capable of attracting exhibitors and visitors. Especially in an economic period like the one that has characterized also our industry in recent years. But we are working even harder to make the next Xylexpo a concrete event, a reliable mirror of the market where all actors…”
The press conference was held in Holz in Baasel and Sicam in Pordenone the biennial international exhibition of woodworking technology and furniture industry supplies is scheduled to be held from Tuesday 13 to Saturday 17 May next year, at the Milan exhibition center Fieramilano-Rho.
The meetings illustrated the roadmap leading to the event of next May to the industry press, starting from a set of economic remarks. “The industry is certainly not having its best season”, Corbetta said. “The wood and woodworking technology business cannot be safe from the general economic trends we all know. In 2012, business was basically stable on a global scale, though with big differences between each market. Despite some definitely “worrying” situations – I am referring to Italy and Spain – there is more liveliness in other world regions. First of all the United States, a destination market where, despite the latest news, our industry has recorded significant growth signals”