October 22-26, 2022

High Point Market Authority

75,000 attend.
Millions benefit.

Every year, High Point Market brings billions of dollars to the state of North Carolina. It creates jobs, generates hundreds of millions in tax revenue and attracts worldwide attention. In fact, Market makes the biggest economic impact of any event in the state.

Economic Impact

HIGH POINT MARKET
ECONOMIC IMPACT
$6.73 BILLION EVERY YEAR*

North Carolina’s Largest Economic Event Every April and October

Attendees
Retailers
States
Exhibitors
Hotels
Attendees

75K+ Attendees Each Market

Retailers

40,000+ Retailers and Designers Attend Each Market

States

50 States Represented Plus, Approx. 10% of Attendees
Are International

Exhibitors

2,000 Exhibitors Of Many Categories

Hotels

50K+ Hotel Rooms Filled

NC Economic Impact
Quote

“We make High Point Market happen twice
every year. It’s a tremendous undertaking, but
it’s more than worth it. Not only does the state
benefit financially, we’re also maintaining a
significant part of our historical identity. This is
the furniture capital of the world. It’s a source
of pride for so many. And thankfully, it’s also a
big source of jobs and tax revenue.”

TOM CONLEY | President and CEO of HPMA

Vital to the Health of Our State’s Economy

42,427 Total Jobs Supported

25,014 Direct Jobs Of Many Categories

GENERATES $202 MILLION IN STATE AND LOCAL TAX REVENUE. A 6,800% return on investment for North Carolina’s
citizens in tax revenue also

In Total Annual Economic Impact, High Point
Market is Greater Than

Final Four
Superbowls
World Series
Final Four

47 NCAA Final Four Weekends

Superbowls

4 Super Bowls

World Series

99 World Series Home Games

*Duke University Global Value Chains Center: Economic Impact Analysis of the International Home Furnishings Market in High Point, NC, 2018

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