Chinese manufacturer eyeing own back yard

Thomas, Larry
November 2007
Furniture/Today;11/5/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p26
Trade Publication
The author reflects on the expansion of Chinese furniture manufacturers to various locations in China. More American manufacturers like Ethan Allen Interiors, Thomasville and Flexsteel are also opening stores in China. Markor, the second-largest furniture producer in China, has transfered its bulk of production in Tianjin. The location of the port in Tianjin is only ten minutes away that offers convenience to the company in taking its finished products to shipping containers.


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