The Southern Forest Products Association (SFPA) has announced expansion of the floor plan for the 32nd Forest Products Machinery and Equipment Exposition – EXPO 2013.  Citing increased interest in exhibit space for this event, set for June 5-7 at Atlanta’s Georgia World Congress Center, exposition director Eric Gee has made available to exhibitors an additional 3,000 square feet of exhibit space.

With well over 100 companies under contract to display the latest forest products machinery, products and services, the show is attracting many first-time exhibitors.  “The expansion of EXPO 2013 will allow us to accommodate the recent steady surge in demand for exhibit space,” Eric says.  “The enlarged floor plan includes some prime spaces along the main aisle,” he adds.

Registration to attend EXPO 2013 is now open.  Complete registration information, housing details and other show facts are available by visiting show floor will open at noon Wednesday, June 5, operate a full day June 6 then conclude at 1PM on Friday, June 7.

For more information about EXPO 2013, visit  Contact Eric Gee at 504/443-4464, ext. 214 or by e-mail at Follow the show on Twitter: @forestprodexpo.

NOTE to Editors: EXPO 2013 logo and photos from EXPO 2011 are available upon request; contact Richard Wallace,

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