US cuts Chinese tariffs
- Duty-free Vietnam attractive. // Furniture/Today;6/11/2012, Vol. 36 Issue 40, p19
The article reports that duty-free Vietnam has captured the bedroom business of China. It states that along with avoiding bedroom duties, importers like Vietnam for the availability of labor which is even less expensive than in China. It reports that growing expertise of Vietnam in producing...
- 'Great news' for bedroom importers. Linville, Jeff; Slaughter, Powell // Furniture/Today;11/15/2004, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p1
The article presents information about the final U.S. duty rates announced last week on Chinese wood bedroom furniture. Among companies identified as the top seven Chinese exporters, rates were higher for three and lower for four. But another key rate, covering 115 Section A companies, declined...
- Trade Tariffs Send Negative Signal. // Emerging Markets Monitor;12/1/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 32, p1
Discusses issues related to the decision by the U.S. government to levy import tariffs on television sets manufactured in China. Issue on yuan revaluation; Economic implications of the continued purchase of U.S. securities by Asian central banks; Prediction on the euro and the South African rand.
- Three go for the Ultimate. // Cabinet Maker;05/26/2000, Issue 5189, p3
Reports that bed furniture company Silentnight Beds has announced the finalists for its 2000 Ultimate Partner Retailer of the Year Award.
- Grey matters. Atkinson, Kathryn // Cabinet Maker;07/21/2000, Issue 5197, p12
Focuses on the opportunities and benefits offered by ageing consumers to the business of bedroom furniture retailing in Great Britain. Predicted rise in the number of older consumers as war baby boomers progress into retirement; Reasons why an increasing number of older consumers bring good...
- Framework for the future. Bennewith, Jeremy // Cabinet Maker;07/21/2000, Issue 5197, p16
Focuses on growth within the British bedroom furniture retailing market in 2000. Overview on the performance of the British bedroom furniture industry from 1997 to 1999; Factors attributing to such industry sector growth; Expansion efforts of various industry players.
- CIFF BR sources target U.S. buyers. Russell, Thomas // Furniture/Today;4/16/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 31, p20
The article reports that wood bedroom manufacturing firms which joined the 19th China International Furniture Fair have been exporting bedroom furniture to the U.S. despite very high import duties. Geyi Furniture has a 198.08-percent duty while Gainwell Furniture and Monarch Furniture each has a...
- DOC won't review 41.Chinese producers will keep duties. Russell, Thomas // Furniture/Today;7/10/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 43, p1
The article reports that the United States Department of Commerce has agreed not to review 41 Chinese bedroom furniture exporters following the exporters' decision to keep their current duty rates on imported furniture, which is the all-China rate of 198 percent. Most of the low-duty companies...
- Commerce Dept. issues ruling on 'new shippers' // Furniture/Today;7/10/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 43, p48
The article reports that three Chinese manufacturers of wood bedroom furniture, namely Dongguan Landmark Furniture Products Ltd., Shenyang Kunyu Wood Industries Co. Ltd. and Meikangchi Furniture Co. Ltd., have received varying import duty rates from the United States Department of Commerce. The...