For recent years, Asahikawa Furniture has been integrated with the fashionable idea of the Western furniture designers, with keep focusing on the environmental protection and their choice of materials. Intended to work on “monozukuri” (creation) as their primal statement, the Asahikawa Furniture started to take a big step toward the Chinese market in Shanghai, and 8 furniture manufactures from Asahikawa (INTERIOR NASU, MÖBELTOKO, SOFA KOSHA, Takumi Kohgei, Conde House,
CREER BY HOKUREIKOHSHO, HOSHINA STYLE, INTERIOR HOKUSHO KOBO) will co-exhibit for the first time at the Furniture China 2010.
The second largest city in Hokkaido, Asahikawa is known as a developed area of the furniture industry. With its long history, the Asahikawa Furniture started at the end of the Meiji period. As the Asahikawa railway opened, the furniture industry started to become popular as a support for people’s fun and comfortable lifestyles. Since then, based on Hokkaido’s rich forest resources, Asahikawa has grown as one of the regions for the Japan’s leading furniture industry.
In the 16th China International Furniture Expo, they will showcase a range of high-quality and detailed furniture made by the craftsman in the Hokkaido style.
Furniture China 2010
Date: September 7th – 10th, 2010
Open: 8:30-18:00 (10th until 15:00)
Place: Shanghai New International Expo Center
Address: 2345 Longyang Road, Pudong New Area, Shanghai
Tel: +86 21 2890 6666
Asahikawa Furniture Industrial Cooperative Society
Address: 2−10 Nagayama, Asahikawa Hokkaido, 079-8412
Tel: +81 166 48 4135
Fax: +81 166 48 4749
Key International Inc Shanghai office
[Sole agent in China for the Asahikawa Furniture]
Address: Room B10 No. 360 Hengtong Rd. 22FL, Yitinxia Building, Shanghai, 200070
Tel: +86 21 6380 6934
Fax: +86 21 6380 5459
Text: mariko takei