SCM is among the leading players today, Tuesday, 23 January, at the International Press Conference, organised in Milan by Acimall (Association of Italian Manufacturers of Woodworking Machinery), here to announce its participation in the 26th edition of Xylexpo, to be held at FieraMilano Rho from 8 to 12 May.
At the Xylexpo fair, SCM will have a unique 3,000 square meter stand, confirming its decades-long commitment to the Italian and European markets.
Among the noteworthy speakers at the press conference is also Luigi De Vito, Scm Wood Division and Sales & Marketing Group Director as well as Vice President of Eumabois, the European Federation of Woodworking Machinery Manufacturers.
"In 2017, the global GDP growth stood at 3.7% and that of the European Union at 2.3%," says Mr De Vito. "Based on a preliminary estimate made by Acimall, the Italian market of woodworking machinery and tools grew by 13%, a trend that is proof of the great efforts made by the woodworking and furniture industries to boost their competitiveness."