Imports vs. domestic wood shipments: Place your bets!

Epperson, Jerry
May 2006
Furniture/Today;5/29/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 37, p101
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the increase in U.S. domestic wood household furniture shipments and household furniture imports in the fourth quarter of 2005. Wood imports from China and Vietnam increased while imports from Canada, Italy, Thailand and Brazil declined. For all of 2005, upholstered furniture imports form Italy and Canada decreased while those from China had a 42.5 percent increase.


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