› Join the most important platform of the furniture supply industry in Colombia, the Andes Region and Central America.
› Present your company in Bogota, the heart of Colombia.
› Establish new contacts with important decision makers in the region and meet all important buyers.
› Feria M&M is the leading trade fair for furniture production and interior design and the most important in Colombia, the Andes Region and Central America. It offers the widest range of machinery, supplies and services to the industry of wood transformation and furniture manufacturing.
› Being a well-established meeting point since 1991, this is the perfect platform for your market entry!
› Be among the first: target your future customers and enter one of the fastest growing markets among the major economies in Latin America.
› Gain a deep market understanding and make yourself familiar with the prevailing customer needs.
› Discover our Global Competence in Furniture, Interiors and Design and expect a perfectly organized market platform to enhance your international business with an experienced partner.
› As a member of the Koelnmesse network, Feria M&M supplements the global competence in the furniture, interiors and design portfolio with a platform in the Central American market.
› 231 important national and international suppliers presented themselves at Feria M&M 2016 – you are in good company here.
› 39 International exhibitors from Brazil, Chile, Germany, Finland, Italy, Japan, Canada, Korea, Mexico, Netherlands, Austria, Peru, Switzerland, Slovenia, Spain, Taiwan, Czech Republic, Turkey, USA.
For 2018 we expect a significant growth in the number of exhibiting companies.
Enjoy networking at its best. In 2016 we brought together the most important visitors of the Andes Region:
› 12,300 Visitors total.
› 1,000 International visitors (8%).
› Top 5 visiting countries: Ecuador, Venezuela, Peru, Panama and Costa Rica
› Target Group Visitors: manufacturers of furniture, forest engineers, reforestation companies, processors of solid wood, joiners, carpenters, upholsterers, painters, constructers, architects, industrial designers, decorators, companies and individuals that directly or indirectly participate in the wood and furniture industry.
› Target your future costumers in Colombia, the Andes Region and Central America.
For 2018 we expect a significant increase in national as well as international visitors.
Colombia has the 24th largest population of the world and the second largest Spanish speaking population in the world.
› It is ranked the second most business-friendly country in Latin America according to the World Bank’s Doing Business Report, 2016.
› More than 13 trade agreements in force, e.g. with the USA and European Union, make the Andean trade-hub an ideal export platform.
› The geographically privileged location is perfect for projects that seek access to a wider market in the Americas.
› As a member of the Pacific Alliance, Colombia facilitates market access to over 214 million consumers not only in Colombia but also in Mexico, Peru and Chile.
The most important decision makers of the region will be present in Bogota – Get ready for some powerful partnerships!
The main driver of the Colombian economy is the construction industry.
› With an increase of 6.7%, the construction industry was ranked in first place among the sectors that grew the most in the country in 2015.
› The construction industry in Colombia (US$ 30 billion in 2015) is the third largest in Latin America.
› Between 2015 and 2020 the value of the construction industry will almost double to US$ 52 billion (compound annual growth rate of 12%).
› The boom in the construction and infrastructure sectors will increase the demand for building materials.
Feria M&M offers you the best opportunities for entering this high potential market.
› Bogota is easy to reach and safe to stay
› Bogota International Center for Business and Exhibitions Corferias is a modern venue and meets international standards
› Feria M&M 2018 will cover approximately 17,000 sqm gross exhibition space
Two strong partners have joined forces to create an ideal platform at the international level.
The Bogota International Center for Business and Exhibitions Corferias promotes the industrial, social, cultural and commercial development in the Andes Region, Central America and the Caribbean. With over 60 years of experience, Corferias seeks to widen cooperation between Colombia and the world community through the organization of fairs, exhibitions, events and conventions, generating important contacts between visitors and exhibitors in facilities operated under international standards.
Koelnmesse is the number one exhibition centre for about 25 sectors, for which the company organises the world’s leading trade fairs – including the areas of furnishing, living and lifestyle. Over the last few years, Koelnmesse has specifically added international fairs in the most important fast-expanding markets to its portfolio. These include the China International Kitchen and Bathroom Expo (CIKB) in Shanghai, the China Kids Expo in Shanghai, Pueri Expo in Sao Paulo and now the Feria M&M in Bogota! Discover Koelnmesse’s Global competence in Furniture, Interiors and Design.
Download your application forms here!
Tel. +49 221 821 3019
Project Officer Outbound Fairs
Tel. +49 221 821 3138