Chinese entrepreneur plans exhibition center

Russell, Thomas
July 2006
Furniture/Today;7/24/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 45, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Zou Wenlong, the founder of JiSheng WellBorn Co., to build an exhibition center in Zhaoxiang, China. Wenlong plans to build an 11-million-square-foot international furniture village, which is aimed at overshadowing the furniture centers in the U.S., Italy, and Germany. Spread out over 195 acres of land, the village would have exhibition space for 600 Chinese manufacturers and other international exhibitors.


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