Lecong Furniture City is the earliest professional furniture market in China. With more than 30 years of development, Lecong Furniture City has flourished, enjoying a high prestige in the world as “Capital of Home Furnishing Trade and Innovation of China”, “Global Furniture Sourcing Center”, “China Excellent Furniture Industry Cluster” and etc.
Situated in the interior of Pearl River Delta, Lecong Furniture City is in the south of Guangdong Province and the central area of Foshan City, only 30 kilometers away from Guangzhou and 100 kilometers away from Hong Kong and Macao. It is advantaged in geographic location and convenient in land and canal transportation with 121 Provincial Road and Foshan 1st Ring Road running through the whole territory and Dongping Waterway and Shunde Waterway curving round Lecong.
It is fairly rare to find such a large furniture market with rapid development in the world. Settled along Lecong Furniture Avenue, Lecong Furniture City is well-known for its magnificent appearance, complete supporting facilities and wide range of products. Covering an area of over 4,000,000 square meters, there are more than 180 modern furniture shopping malls here in Lecong, including Louvre Furnishings Group, Dongheng Furniture Group, Shunlink Furniture City, Empire Furniture, Tuanyi Furniture City, Maclline, Daxin Furniture City, Lianfu Furniture City, Lecong International Exhibition Center and etc, with approximate 50,000 employees engaged in furniture production, sales, installation and transportation, over 5,000 furniture distributors and 1,300 furniture manufacturers selling more than 40,000 kinds of furniture in domestic and overseas, which has fascinated about 20,000 customers for shopping and sightseeing everyday. More than 1,000 foreign merchants reside permanently in Lecong, while nearly 50,000 foreign merchants come to Lecong for furniture purchasing every year.A continuous flow of traffic goes in and out of Lecong for more than 30,000 times a day, carrying furniture to more than 100 countries and regions. It is no doubt that Lecong has become the Global Furniture Sourcing Center with highest sales of furniture in China.
In 2004, Lecong was acknowledged as The Furniture Business and Trade Center of China by China National Light Industry Council and China National Furniture Association; during 2011 and 2015, it was successively honored as China Excellent Furniture Industry Cluster by China National Furniture Association; on February 2014, it was entitled as Global Furniture Purchase Center in Lecong Guangdong; in 2015, it got the honorary title of Global Furniture Purchase Center in Foshan; in 2018, it was acknowledged as China furniture business and innovation city by China National Light Industry Council and China National Furniture Association. All of these honors are not only an affirmation of Lecong furniture market, but also a spur for Lecong to lead China's home furnishings to innovation.