08 June 2018

AMPIMM and Hannover Fairs Mexico sign a collaboration agreement to boost the wood and furniture industries in Mexico.

The Mexican Association of Suppliers of the Wood and Furniture Industry (AMPIMM) and the organizer of trade fairs Hannover Fairs Mexico announced today the signing of a long-term collaboration agreement between both organizations in order to have a greater impact on the wood and furniture sectors in Mexico, as reported by their representatives, respectively, Alejandro Tena, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the association, and Bernd Rohde, Managing Director of the national subsidiary of the German conglomerate Deutsche Messe AG .


Thanks to this agreement, from 2019 on AMPIMM and Hannover Fairs Mexico will join forces in Magna Expo Mueblera Industrial, which will celebrate its 25th edition next January, in order to provide the wood and furniture industries with a platform of business that provides greater opportunities for marketing and networking, that facilitates the exchange of information and ideas, and that offers training and relevant content for the development of the sector.


Under a strategic alliance scheme, the synergies resulting from this collaboration will allow the consolidation of what is already the most important supplier event in machinery, equipment, materials and supplies for the transformation of wood and furniture manufacturing, allowing to expand the call of participation to new companies and groups of product, and facilitating the attraction of professional buyers of all the related sectors.


Magna Expo Mueblera Industrial is held annually in Mexico City, and will celebrate its 25th anniversary from January 16 to 18, 2019 at the Citibanamex Center, with the participation of more than 100 companies from the different product segments related to these industries. From this edition on, within the framework of the agreement, AMPIMM will exclusively provide MEM Industrial with information and contents for the integration of the educational program that accompanies the event, as well as promote the event among its members. For its part, MEM Industrial will offer spaces and facilities for the presentation of AMPIMM as a strategic partner and its member companies in the commercial exhibition, as well as promote the programs and activities that the association develops in the context of this trade event.


The Mexican Association of Suppliers of the Wood Industry and Furniture A.C. (AMPIMM), established in 2002, represents importers and distributors of components, raw materials and machinery, as well as companies that provide services to the wood and furniture industry in Mexico. AMPIMM’s mission is to bring together national suppliers for their representation, defense and information, as well as training the industry of wood processing and furniture manufacturing.


Hannover Fairs México, S.A. de C.V., established in 2006 and with offices in the capital of the country, is the regional subsidiary of Deutsche Messe AG, and is responsible among other activities of the organization of commercial exhibitions in national territory, such as Magna Expo Mueblera, Solar Power Mexico, and Industrial Transformation MEXICO.


Deutsche Messe AG is a leading company in the organization of events of capital goods and consumption on a global scale, and administrator of the world’s largest fairground, based in the city of Hannover, Germany. Deutsche Messe organizes more than 130 trade shows, serving more than 40,000 exhibiting companies and 3.5 million visitors in different sectors, including the HANNOVER MESSE, the largest industrial exhibition on the planet; DOMOTEX, the largest event of coatings for floors; CeBIT, the most important meeting for the information technology sector; and LIGNA, worldwide leading trade fair for the transformation and processing of wood.


For more information regarding Magna Expo Mueblera Industrial, please visit the event’s official website, www.MEMindustrial.mx.