Furnishing the world
- Garden furniture importers hailed as greenest in sector. Appleby, Matthew // Horticulture Week;11/26/2010, p11
The article features the comments of Leisure & Outdoor Furniture Association (LOFA) regarding garden furniture importers in Great Britain.
- Taiwan no longer tops in furniture imports. L.A. // Wood & Wood Products;May95, Vol. 100 Issue 6, p14
Reports that Canada has replaced Taiwan as the largest furniture importer. Drop in U.S. imports of wood furniture from Taiwan; Significance of the North American market; Establishment of Taiwanese furniture companies in China.
- Trading figures between UK and Belgium dwindles. // Cabinet Maker;11/15/2013, Issue 5861, p10
The article reports that according to the federation of the Belgian textiles, woodworking and furniture industry, Fedustria there was a decline of 9.7 percent in furniture exported from Belgium to Great Britain in 2013.
- Exports increase 14% in 2010. // Furniture/Today;4/2/2011, Vol. 35 Issue 30, p174
The article reports on the 14% increase in the furniture exports of the U.S. in 2010, wherein nearly 2.5 billion dollars increase in exports was recorded from 2.2 billion dollars in 2009.
- Furniture exports to Belgium grow in Q1. // Cabinet Maker;11/16/2012, Issue 5813, p10
The article reports that the Great Britain furniture export to Belgium grew by 38 percent in the first quarter of 2012 compared to the same period in 2011, whereas the amount of Belgian furniture exported to Great Britain has declined by 14.5 percent for the first quarter of 2012.
- Look to the East. // Cabinet Maker;7/12/2002, Issue 5295, p14
Looks at the status of furniture imports in Great Britain from Asia in 2001. Furniture sales of the country in 2001; Sources of furniture imports from Asian; Status of imports from China in 2001; Value of goods from Malaysia in 2001.
- Imports resume climb. Carroll, Brian // Furniture/Today;4/21/2003, Vol. 27 Issue 32, p30
Reports on the performance of the furniture imports in the U.S. Increase in Chinese furniture exports to the country; Aggressiveness of Malaysia and Thailand in boosting furniture exports in reaction to Chinese competition; Link of the Chinese furniture production with Taiwanese factory owners...
- Occasional importers say business is growing. Unville, Jeff // Furniture/Today;04/30/2001, Vol. 25 Issue 33, p30
Focuses on issues concerning furniture imports in the United States. Increase in sales of furniture companies; Release of innovative hand-painted products from Stein World; Products offered by Cebu Imports.
- Furniture manufacturers staying fit for the future. Aylsworth, Karen // Grand Rapids Business Journal;06/09/97, Vol. 15 Issue 23, pB-9
Examines the export performance and prospects of the American office furniture industry in 1996 and 1997. Growth of furniture exports; Highest volume of exports to Canada; Role of distribution channels in export initiatives.