Egyptian sourcing holds big potential for U.S. market

June 2007
Furniture/Today;6/18/2007, Vol. 31 Issue 40, p20
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the huge potential of Egypt's furniture industry in the furniture market in the U.S. According to Fakhry Boutros, a sourcing agent credited with first importing Egyptian furniture into the U.S. in 1994, Egypt is where furniture making began and that the Egyptian furniture makers are unrivaled in their skill with woodworking, carving, marquetry and other types of inlays. Moreover, he thinks that they make quality, high-end furniture in both classic and contemporary design.


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