TITLE

Globalization now impacts all product groups

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;10/29/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 8, Special section p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the impact of globalization on the furniture industry in the U.S. The percentage of furniture from Asian and Pacific Rim countries has increased from 45% of imports in 1992 to 69% in 2006. The bedding industry has illustrated the fastest growth curve since 2000 while the growth curve for finished upholstered furniture was steeper between 1992 and 2006.
ACCESSION #
27338227

 

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