May 03 / 2013

The GCC countries, a thriving market for Spanish companies

With a two-digit 2013 growth forecast in construction projects for the residential, retail and commercial sectors, the UAE and the GCC are still a thriving market for the Spanish companies specialized in the contract furnishing. That’s why it’s so important to exhibit at INDEX Dubai and to strengthen on –the-spot business collaborations. Read more…

Dubai, the fastest growing city in the world

Although the residential building projects will remain the largest segment of the real estate sector in terms of projects to be completed by the end of 2013, new opportunities are emerging in the hospitality, educational and medical sectors.

Furniture from Spain, a constant presence at the latest edition of INDEX Dubai

The presence of Spanish brands at INDEX responds to this positive trend and to the possibility of sourcing out new trade opportunities. As a matter of fact, over the latest years, Spanish furniture companies have been particularly active in the area, working on major projects in all the MENA countries.

A private yacht furnished by MARINER [Proteksan Turquoise Shipyards, Turkey]

The Government offices of HRH Prince Khalid Al-Faisal, governor of the cities of Jeddah and Mecca in Saudi Arabia, furnished by SOHER, Saudi Arabia

Fabulous VIP mansions, luxury hotels and restaurants, main corporative offices and VIP lounges at airports have been decorated with exclusive collections and bespoke pieces of Spanish top brands.

Fede Barcelona - Deco & Contract

Fontini - Projects

Mariner - Project Gallery

Soher - Project Gallery

Five countries of the MENA region –Morocco, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Turkey and Qatar- appear among the top 25 major buyers of Spain’s furniture. Last year, exports to Saudi Arabia and UAE, in particular, increased by +32.4% and 17.6% respectively and better results have been registered for the first two months of 2013: Saudi Arabia + 102.4%, Turkey + 37.1%, UAE + 36.4% and Kuwait + 453.2%.

The MARINA showroom int the Abu Dhabi Mall, visited on the latest trade mission to UAE

The ATMOSPHERE showroom in Abu Dhabi, UAE

Get more information about Spain’s companies and furnishing products in the next days!

 

Highlights

Virtual Salone Milano 2020: SANCAL, exciting furniture for passionate spirits

Well-reputed for its exciting, unconventional furniture collection, SANCAL launches MUSEO, a brand-new collection that presents furnishing items as if they were museum pieces making a clear nod to the world of Art. New furniture pieces range from the CLICK sofa that takes modularity to the extreme to more extravagant designs, such as LAPSO, a vertical privacy hood that discloses new solutions for public spaces. Let’s have a look…

Virtual Salone Milano 2020: ACOMODEL, highly functional and comfortable upholstered furniture

With more than 20 years of experience in the upholstered furniture sector, the firm ACOMODEL has positioned itself in the national and international markets as one of the most renowned manufacturers of sofas, sofa beds and armchairs. The company stands out for the incorporation of the latest technologies in mechanisms and motors. Discover the new collections!

Virtual Salone Milano 2020: SOHER, high-end furniture for exclusive spaces

SOHER’s eclectic range of furniture for bedrooms, living and dining rooms and offices features a unique aesthetic that can be used to both evoke ancient splendors in exclusive environments and add character and grand style to contemporary spaces. Their new offer matches the highest standard of quality and the timeless class so typical of the brand to inspire new furnishing solutions for exclusive environments. Find out more…

Virtual Salone Milano 2020: SYSTEMTRONIC, avant-garde auxiliary furniture solutions

SYSTEMTRONIC is a Spanish company with more than 30 years of experience in the field of the design and manufacturing of auxiliary furniture for home, office and contract use. The brand is recognized for its innovative designs, which have their own identity and stand out for their simple, pure and minimalist lines. Discover more….

Virtual Salone Milano 2020: DRESSY, furniture for elegant, contemporary living spaces

Born as a premium brand of MOBLIBERICA, DRESSY responds to market trends and new consumer habits with a line of furniture that harmoniously fuses innovation, design and comfort. The new table collections for 2020 feature a wide variety of porcelain tops available in a multitude of finishes that imitate materials such as cement, stone, oxide or marble. New launches include also the NUBO chair. Discover more…