Korea Wood Show, is scheduled for November 12-15, 2015 at Kintex, a suburb of Seoul, as the country's largest trade show specialized in wood products. The show is organized by MediaWood., Ltd., which publishes the weekly Korea Wood Newspaper since 1998.
Korea Wood Show 2015 is expected to be visited by over 150 exhibitors with over 400 booths at about 7,000 m2 of floor area. This year’s show is expected to be visited by more than 20,000 qualified visitors including many foreign buyers from countries such as Japan, China, USA, Canada, Taiwan, EU, Vietnam, Indonesia, Malaysia etc.
Featured items are diversified wood products including logs, softwood and hardwood lumber, engineered wood products including plywood, OSB and glulam, treated lumber, decking and interior materials, exterior materials, MDF and particleboard, flooring, wood chips and pellets industrial packaging lumber, as well as wood equipment and machineries such as cutting machines, laser machines, tools, furniture and paints etc..
As a resource limited country, South Korea relies mostly on imported wood products accounting for over 80 % of its total consumption.
Given this limited local supply situation, 2015 Korea Wood Show is a good opportunity for international wood suppliers to find potential buyers.