- Shunde, China Furniture Wholesale Market
Shunde, China Furniture Wholesale Market is located at
Shundedistrict which links Lecongtown and Longjiang town along the 10 km highway, FoshanCity, GuangdongProvince, China. Shunde has become the largest furniture wholesale marketand distribution center in Chinaand the world. It claims to be the The World Largest Furniture Wholesale Market.Fact|date=July 2007 It was named as the "China Furniture Business and Trading Capital" by the China National Light Industry Counciland China National Furniture Association. It covers a total area of approximately 32.3 million square feet (3 million square meter) and it includes more than 200 modern furniture sales buildings, such as Sunlink Group, Lecong International Furniture Exhibition Center, Shunde Empire Group, Tuanyi International Furniture City, and others.
The furniture wholesale market extends more than 5 km and is arranged by 12 rows and 20 streets. There are over 3,300 domestic and foreign furniture dealers and more than 1,500 furniture
manufacturers. Jointly they display over 20,000 types of furniture and products ranging from living room furniture, dining room furniture, bedroom furniture, kitchen furniture, hotel furniture, hotel mattress, contract furniture, restaurant furniture, cafe chairs, bar stools, bathroom furniture, sanitary ware, furniture accessories, material & hardware. The market is open year round with furniture trading more than USD1 billion is sales volume each year.
Whereas Longjiang is about 5 km from Lecong, a well-known furniture manufacturing base and transaction center of furniture material. It was awarded by China Light Industry Association and China Furniture Association as "Important Town Of China Furniture Manufacture" and "Capital Of China Furniture Material." It is also known as "the first furniture town in China" and there are more than 1,200 factories in it, measuring more than convert|10760000|sqft|m2 of furniture marketplace and convert|3200000|sqft|m2 of furniture material marketplace. There are two major furniture exhibitions held in March and August each year at Longjiang town of Shunde district. The
Dragon Furniture Fairhas a famous reputation of professional fair at home and abroad.
Being located at Guangdong Province, close to
Hong Kongand Macau, the market offers convenient transportation and well developed infrastructure. Shunde District has become the most important and the best international home furnishing center and international trading platform for international sellers/buyers in China.
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