news Comments 07/06/2016

Significant appointment in Fiera Milano Rho the 25th edition of XYLEXPO 2016 (24-28 May), the World Biennial Exhibition of technologies for the processing of wood and wood components for the furniture industry.

An important event for industry players such as Bassano Group constantly oriented to research and experimentation of new materials, technologies and products to implement highly innovative solutions.

The use of advanced technologies is a key element for Bassano to transform creativity into top of range products with a high aesthetic and functional role and a vision future-oriented. The show Xylexpo is therefore an occasion for study and research.

"Italy has always been a major producer of woodworking technology and contends the primacy to Germany -said Dario Corbetta, Xylexpo director - with a great capacity for innovation by companies offering the highest quality products and able to realize machines designed for specific needs and thus not standardized, with a high level of flexibility and ability to adapt to the needs of producers of furniture and furnishings.  This is the key element of Made in Italy is unrivaled. "  For example just think at Tac which examines wood to identify small flaws and optimize the cutting in order to reduce waste and costs.

Also noteworthy are the numbers of this Xylexpo edition: 441 exhibiting companies of which 122 foreign companies from 29 countries, for a sector in which production increased by 11.7% compared to 2014 and exports by 12.7%. Also this year Germany is first in the ranking of foreign investments followed by China, Spain, Austria, Czech Republic, Taiwan and Turkey. However, it is the internal market to be the true protagonist, in line with the data recorded during the International Furniture Fair. Xylexpo showcases the best and most innovative large and small machines that are used to produce furniture and furnishing. The Italian market  is growing thanks to the various legislative measures to support small/medium companies. The first quarter of 2016 therefore confirms the positive season: according to the economic survey curated by Acimall studies, the association of builders belonging to Confindustria, the orders in the first three months of this year grew by a total of 22.7% compared to the first three months of 2015.

A consolidation sign of recovery of our engineering industry which is a world leader and has a strong focus on exports. Internationalization and innovation are also the peculiarities of Bassano Group which continues its progression in foreign markets and the expansion of services offered. Bassano is undisputed protagonist of wood-furniture market that is moving important steps towards a more structured future. Just think that Xylexpo will be present at Made Expo, Milan Architecture Design Building, the international building exhibition, the architecture and construction industry to be held in Fiera Milano from 8 to 11 March 2017. An important signal, a real commitment to creating a system for responding positively to foreign competition.

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