Event Calendar

APA – The Engineered Wood Association
SEC – Softwood Export Council
SFPA – Southern Forest Products Association

 
EVENT LEAD ASSOCIATION LOCATION
DATE
DESCRIPTION
Australia Trade Mission
EBPA, SEC
Sydney, Melbourne
October 20-24, 2014
 
(Reimbursable travel dates: Oct 17-25)
Trade mission organized by EBPA, which includes visits to a variety of companies in the Australian lumber industry. 
 
Woodworking, panel products, and furniture trade show
SEC Singapore
November 5-8, 2014
 
(Reimbursable travel dates: November 3-9)
FurniPro offers outreach and access for exhibitors from the international woodworking, panel and furniture industries to trade professionals in the ASEAN region. FurniPRO is an opportunity to meet with buyers from all SE Asian countries. In addition to the trade show, informational seminars will be included.
 
Trade Show
SEC, APA, SFPA Tokyo
November 12-14, 2014
 
(Reimbursable travel dates: Nov 10-15)
Japan Home & Building Show is one of the largest expos of the latest building and renovating products and services.
Softwood lumber, engineered wood products
EBPA, SEC, SFPA
Shanghai and Qingdao
November 17-21, 2014
 
(Reimbursable travel dates: Nov 15-22)
EBPA is organizing a fall mission focused on developing business contacts for softwood lumber and engineered wood products suppliers.  This week of small group meetings will introduce companies to value-added wood products manufacturers, wholesale-distributors, and treaters.  
SEC, APA
Tokyo
 
December 1-3, 2014
 
(Reimbursable travel dates: Nov 29-Dec 4)
 
 
Industry meetings with Japan's top lumber importers, home builders, and government officials responsible for wood construction and imports/exports.
 
Construction and Building Materials Trade Show
APA, SEC
Taipei
December 11-14, 2014
 
(Reimbursable travel dates: Dec 9-15)
Organized by the Taiwan Architect Association, this is the country’s largest building and construction show.
Expo Promueble SEC, SFPA Mexico City, Mexico
January 2015
This show attracts wood and furniture suppliers from throughout Mexico.
Architecture and Construction Materials Trade Show APA Tokyo, Japan
March 2015
Large trade show focusing on architecture and construction materials.
Beijing International Expo of Wooden Structures
SEC, APA
Beijing, China
 
March 2015
 
The 5th annual Beijing Expo of Wooden Structures, which showcases all types of wood construction and related products.
 
Wood Trade Show
SFPA, SEC Dubai, UAE
April 2015
Dubai Wood is a small show (250 exhibitors) focusing on woodworking and wood processing. Attendees (5,000 +/-) are serious buyers from throughout the Middle East. AMSO reps garnered more than 200 serious trade inquiries in 2014.
SEC, SFPA
Cologne, Germany
May 5-8, 2015
 
(Reimbursable travel dates: May 3-9)
Interzum is a trade fair of innovations to provide inspiration to the global forest products industry with the trends displayed. Exhibitors inspire visitors with global product launches, trend-setting equipment, and materials for common as well as unusual purposes.
 
Furniture Supply Trade Show
SEC, SFPA, APA Guadalajara
August 2015
Tecno Mueble is the largest furniture show in Latin America, attracting around 6,000 international buyers.
BEC/JAS Meetings
SEC, APA
Japan
September 2015
Annual Building Experts Committee and Japan Agriculture Standards meetings between US, Canadian, and Japanese governments.
EBPA, SEC
Japan
September 2015
Sponsored by the Evergreen Building Products Association, the Japan sales mission will include multiple destinations throughout Japan for seminars and mini trade shows.
 
Materials and Innovation Trade Show
SFPA, APA, SEC
Birmingham, UK
October 2015
Timber Expo is the UK’s national timber event for all those involved in the timber sector or those looking to build with this fantastically versatile and sustainable material.  The event showcases the best in timber innovations and demonstrates the technological industry advancements to the thousands of people who attended.
Expo CIHAC APA, SFPA Mexico City, Mexico
October 2015
One of the largest construction trade shows in Latin America, which draws visitors from all over the region.
 
Timber Trade Show
SFPA, SEC Nantes, France
June 2016
With its 100% timber concept, the Carrefour International du Bois is the only tradeshow of its kind in Europe. The event attracts great interest both in France and abroad. It has established itself as the leading trade show amongst timber professionals, bringing together over 500 exhibitors and almost 10,000 visitors from 60 countries over the course of three days.