TITLE

Retailers reject fears of UK economic slump

AUTHOR(S)
Baylis, Sophie
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;8/17/2001, Issue 5251, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the forecasting of the retailers on economic conditions in Great Britain. Expectation of furniture industry in the next five years; Increase in the interest rates; Effect of the recession to the furniture industry.
ACCESSION #
5050282

 

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