The fair collected 731 exhibitors, attracting a total passenger flow of 45999 people within five days.
The most important North American exhibition saw 18% growth in attendance during the first three days of the show, driven by strong recovery in US demand.
Each year the award is presented to an importer that has excelled in its relations with the Italian ceramic industry.
The presentation ceremony took place during the Confindustria Ceramica International Press Conference at Coverings.
At the traditional Ceramics of Italy press conference Vittorio Borelli and Emilio Mussini took stock of the Italian ceramic industry’s presence in the US market.
More than 1,000 exhibitors from more than 40 countries will showcase their latest product introductions starting from today, April 14, to Friday 17th.
ACIMAC and ICE-Agenzia, will be taking part in the second week of the building exhibition in Moscow (Russia) on 14-17 April, coordinating the presence of the Italian companies.
Together with its member companies, the Italian brick and tile manufacturers' association will be at Saie Smart House, the new section devoted entirely to home building.
ISH 2015 was attended by a record 198,000 visitors, 5% more than in 2013 and 37% from outside Germany. The number of exhibitors and occupied exhibition space also increased.
From 31 March to 3 April, the Crocus International Exhibition Center is hosting the construction and interior exhibition.
Seventeen companies will be taking part in the exhibition as part of the Italian pavilion organised by Acimac in the Technoceramica section.