TITLE

EU forum to increase influence

PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;11/26/2004, Issue 5416, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article speculates the benefit to the furniture industry from improved access to European policymakers if the European Commission approves the introduction of a pan-European forum for the furniture industry at a conference next month. A forum would mark a higher profile for the furniture industry in the European Union, following the example of a similar forum for the clothing and textiles industry in 2003. If the forum go ahead, the Great Britain government will be expected to make a similar commitment in the home market.
ACCESSION #
15262784

 

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