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Press Release 01/03/2019

Source:Shanghai Vnu Exhibitions

MaterialDistrict Expo “Trending Topics” at Domotex Asia/CHINAFLOOR in Shanghai 2019

During Domotex 2019, you can enjoy MaterialDistrict Expo on 26, 27, 28 March with the theme “Trending Topics” in the Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Pudong. This exhibition is entirely dedicated to the latest and most popular material themes for architecture and design. For “Trending Topics”,  MaterialDistrict has created this exhibition with 300 international materials that show the newest trends and developments of materials nowadays. Lightweight, recycled, biobased, durable, printed and beautiful materials you have never seen before will be on display to inspire you.

Exhibition “Trending Topics”

The development of materials is all about new surfaces, sustainable challenges, and new material sources to make smarter and beautiful buildings and interiors. What are the latest trends? Which materials are the most popular? How about floors made of your grannies cabinet? Or liquid floors made of cork? Insulation made of plants? Carpets made of palmleather? MaterialDistrict has selected 300 materials for this special exhibition “Trending Topics”, such as recycled trash terrazzo, translucent concrete, smart composites, acoustic felt made of recycled bottles, stone combined with wood in one composite and many more exciting new materials.

For exterior and interior use, with functional properties and aesthetic use: come and be inspired with all your senses, touch, feel and experience these new materials; the materials that matter in every sense.

About MaterialDistrict

MaterialDistrict (formerly Materia) is the world’s leading match-making platform in the field of innovative materials. MaterialDistrict’s value as a high-end materials inspiration source is clear:  150.000+ R&D- and design professionals of all industries are using our platform to discover new material solutions. Daily via, annually at MaterialDistrict Rotterdam and periodically throughout the year with traveling MaterialDistrict Expos, MaterialDistrict Talks, and MaterialDistrict Pop-Up events.

As the world’s leading network in the field of innovative materials, MaterialDistrict empowers global innovation by match-making material needs with material solutions. With six market sector categories - ‘Architecture’, ‘Interiors’, ‘Apparel & Textiles’, ‘Urban & Landscapes’, ‘Products’, and ‘Sign & Print’ – the MaterialDistrict network encourages joint innovation towards a better, more sustainable and higher quality society.

About Domotex Asia/CHINAFLOOR

As part of the DOMOTEX trade show portfolio, DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR boosts promotion for the Asian-Pacific region by attracting industry brand names such as; Armstrong, Gerflor, KCC, Faus, Giant, Weitzer, Farrahi, Shanhua, Haima, Klumpp, Winters-teiger, and Hawk.

More than 60,000 industry professionals from the emerging Asian markets and 100+ other countries attend each year and have utilized the event as their ideal platform to sell their flooring products, form partnerships, locate suppliers and manufacturers, and network with industry leaders.

The 21st edition is expanding this year to 175,000 sqm and 15 halls due to increasing demand from 1,418 exhibitors from 35 countries.