TITLE

A jolt to furniture prices?

AUTHOR(S)
Slaughter, Powell
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;01/15/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 19, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the concern of West Coast manufacturers over the rising costs of electricity and natural gas utilities in California. Impact of the deregulation of electricity and natural gas utilities on furniture prices; Level of demands on electricity; Increase of power bills of business and residential establishments.
ACCESSION #
3993738

 

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