From July 5 to 10 furniture producers and exporters will be exhibiting their products in the ExpoMueble 2016 event and meeting with department store chains in the region.
Guatemalan producers of furniture and entertainment centers, chairs, kitchens, bedroom furnishings, and living room tables, will be able to exhibit their products to representatives of department stores such as Siman, Electra, La Curacao and Sears, among others.
German imports of home and office furnishings are growing by 10% a year.
From a statement issued by the Costa Rican Foreign Trade Promotion Office (Procomer):
According to figures from the Association of German Furniture Industry (VDM, by its acronym in German), in March this year, the country increased its furniture purchases from abroad by 10.1% compared to the same period in 2014.
The Ministry of Public Security in Panama is putting out to tender the supply and installation of 52 modular units for a police station in the community of Samaria Sector 4D, Township of Belisario Porras, District of San Miguelito.
The growth in foreign sales of goods and furniture made from wood is 8% in comparison to 2013.
From a statement issued by Agexport:
The Commission of Furniture Manufacturers and Forest Products -AGEXPORT-, has reported an 8% increase in July 2014, after the industry generated $8.6 million in foreign sales compared to July 2013 ($ 6.7 million).
Furniture, lumber, doors, floors, flooring boards, coffins, logs etc. are the most popular products in the United States, Central America, Italy and India.
Businessmen are decrying a lack of technical support from the State and difficulty in accessing bank financing.
Since 2012 nearly 450 workshops making handmade furniture in San Juan Sacatepequez have closed. A study by the Association for the Development of Communications reveals that a lack of funding, investment in machinery and technical support, are negatively affecting this sector.
Supplier of quality office furnishings in Central America since 1994. We also specialize in design and project management of interior architectural spaces.
Operates in Nicaragua
Phone: (505 ) 22770545 - (505) 83216450