The sixth edition of Interbimall was organized from 13 to 20 May 1978. The woodworking technology sector in Italy was experiencing a period of constant growth.

Here is an excerpt from the economic analysis carried out by Acimall: “in 1978 the global turnover of companies in the sector, continuing the positive evolution of previous years, reached 407 billion (Italian lira), with an increase compared to 1977 of around 70 billion, equal to over 20% "