CEVISAMA is the International Exhibition for Architectural Ceramics, Bathroom and Kitchen Equipment, Natural Stone, Raw Materials, Glazes, Frits and Machinery (Used in even years) which will be held from 24 to 28 May 2021.
The industry has finally seen a return to positive territory in Q3 2020 with turnover up 0.6% on the same period in 2019. In September sales saw strong 8.8% growth.
June sales fell by 24.4% compared to June 2019, a 20 percentage point recovery respect to the -40% registered in the 2 previous months
Sales figures for May (-42% on May 2019) were worse than the already poor results for April (-40%)
Orders were almost halved in April. ANFFECC calls for urgent economic measures to guarantee liquidity for businesses
The Spanish ceramic tile industry recorded a 4% growth in turnover in 2019 to 3,740 million euros, thanks to the strong performances both on the domestic market (+8) and on the exports markets (+3%). Production fell to 503 million sq.m (-5%)
The Spanish ceramic group plans to build two new production lines, a logistics centre and a showroom, beginning with a 30 million euro investment in 2020.
Fercig España, which started up in Elda, Alicante in 2018, has opened a new showroom space.
The well-known producer of Neolith slabs will adopt an innovative system for recovering powders from shaping lines.
The UK multinational is expanding its presence in the ceramic sector, where it already operates with Ceramica Serra in Italy and Keraben and Saloni in Spain.
Spanish fair set to be bigger again next year with enhanced promotion plan aiming to attract more professionals to Feria Valencia from 3rd to 7th February.