UK furniture sales easing into a world of opportunity
- Fashion Forecast Winter 2014 - 2015. // Pakistan Textile Journal;1/31/2014, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p55
The article presents the Fashion Forecast Preview Winter 2014-2015 by the CBI Centre for promotion of imports from Developing Countries in Pakistan.
- VIETNAM PUSHES FOR WTO MEMBERSHIP. // Wood & Wood Products;Jul2005, Vol. 110 Issue 8, p25
Reports that Vietnam is making strides to join the World Trade Organization. Effort of Vietnam to be assessed as a low-income, indebted country; Ministry of Trade's concern that the nation's fast-growing furniture industry would become the target of antidumping action by the United States;...
- Slender lifeline for LDCs. Drew, Estelle // African Business;Dec2000, Issue 260, p29
Focuses on the European Commission's adoption of a proposal providing unrestricted duty-free access to European Union markets for all products from all least developing countries (LDC). Total value of LDC-exported goods in 1998; Aim to facilitate the integration of LDC into the global economy...
- Import Substitution vs. Export Orientation in Developing Countries. Abdel-Malek, Talaat // Management Review;Dec69, Vol. 58 Issue 12, p54
Examines the import substitution and export orientation in developing countries. Problems of expanding exports of developing countries; Effects of national economic policies on export performance; Failure of governments to give sufficient priority to export industries.
- Industry consultants advise embracing imports change. Evans, Gary // Furniture/Today;12/9/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 14, p12
No abstract available.
- Producers brace for import charge. // Furniture/Today;8/25/2003 Supplement, Vol. 27, p8
Reports on the import charge for sofas, chairs and stationary products in the U.S. Cost benefits in upholstery and wood components; Ratio of freight costs to selling pieces of upholstery; Factors influencing the transition within the furniture industry.
- Import strategies: So many to choose from! Epperson, Jerry // Furniture/Today;11/11/2002, Vol. 27 Issue 10, p16
Comments on key issues relevant to the use of import strategies in the furniture industry and trade in the U.S. Marketing strategies; Integration of imports into domestic product lines; Establishment of distribution and retail centers.
- Imports make a killing with 28% of the market. // Cabinet Maker;3/1/2002, Issue 5276, p1
Reports the growth of the upholstery importation market in Great Britain. Decline in furniture production; Deterioration of living and dining room cabinet value; Increase in the value of bedroom furniture.
- The real price of foreign goods. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;3/1/2002, Issue 5276, p1
Comments on the growth of the importation in the furniture industry in Great Britain. Forecast on corporate merger in the industry; Implication of foreign furniture for industrial competition; Move of manufacturers in dealing with furniture import growth.