Technology Acquisition and Study Mission
Interzum Guangzhou, China

The Malaysian Timber Council is organising a Technology Acquisition and Study Mission to Interzum Guangzhou, China 2018 from 25 – 30 March 2018. The objective of the Mission is to provide exposure to Malaysian timber product manufacturers on the latest developments in wood processing technologies.


Interzum Guangzhou, which will be held from 28 – 31 March 2018, is a comprehensive trade fair for the woodworking machinery, furniture manufacturing and interior design industry. Venue of the fair is Pazhou Complex, Guangzhou, China where the China International Furniture Fair (CIFF) is also held concurrently. Industry members from the furniture sector could gather information on emerging as well as latest trends in the furniture industry at CIFF.


More than 50% of the woodworking machinery showcased in Interzum Guangzhou are for furniture manufacturing. Categories of machineries and accessories to be exhibited in Interzum Guangzhou include:

  • Materials and components for furniture manufacturing;
  • Machinery, materials and components for upholstery and bedding;
  • Machinery, materials and components for interior works; and
  • Machinery and auxiliary machinery for woodworking and furniture production.


Tentative Mission Programme



25 March (Sunday)

Depart Kuala Lumpur, Arrive Guangzhou

26 March (Monday)

Visit Machinery Suppliers

27 March (Tuesday)

Visit Machinery Suppliers

28 March (Wednesday)  

Visit Interzum 2018, Guangzhou

29 March (Thursday)

Visit Interzum 2018, Guangzhou

30 March (Friday)

Depart Guangzhou, Arrive Kuala Lumpur


MTC would like to invite industry members to participate in the mission. Sponsorship on airfare and hotel accommodation will be provided as per MTC’s terms and conditions.


For further enquiries, please contact Ms. Ong Lay Lee (ong@mtc.com.my, ext. 506) or Ms. Rachel Ling (ling@mtc.com.my, ext. 510) at Tel: 03-9281 1999 or Fax: 03-9282 8999.