INTERNATIONAL GROWTH FOR THE FIRST EDITION OF OROAREZZO
MANAGED BY ITALIAN EXHIBITION GROUP
An increase of more than 10% in foreign operators who participated in the Event. IEG has developed OROAREZZO into a veritable platform for the international promotion of Made in Italy jewellery within the Italian trade fair system for the sector
Arezzo, May 9th 2017 – The 38th edition of OROAREZZO has drawn to a close, with a rise in foreign operators. The first edition to be managed by Italian Exhibition Group SpA (IEG), following the agreement signed with Arezzo Fiere e Congressi Srl, defining a unified organisation for the Italian gold smithery-jewellery sector headed by IEG. An agreement which has enhanced OROAREZZO already from this 2017 edition, sold out in terms of exhibition spaces, international buyer numbers, featuring an array of institutional relations and a rich programme of events.
OROAREZZO ends today and, during the 4 Event days, it has seen an overall rise in visitor numbers, with an increase of over 10% in the number of foreign operators, including 450 international buyers from 60 Countries hosted with the support of the Ministry of Economic Development and the Italian Institute for Foreign Trade (ICE). Visitors were able to discover excellent products belonging to 650 brands, 94% of which were Italian, representative of all the major Italian gold smithery districts (Arezzo, Vicenza, Valenza, Torre del Greco, Florence, Milan). 75% of exhibitors were gold smithery companies, 13% were machinery companies and 12% cash & carry companies.