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Wooden Furniture and Upholstered Seat Manufacturing in Australia: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Wooden Furniture and Upholstered Seat Manufacturing Market Research Report | ANZSIC C2511 | Oct 2014

Switching seats: Imported products have carved a hole in the industry's profit

IBISWorld’s Wooden Furniture and Upholstered Seat Manufacturing market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Market Share of Companies
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$2bn
Annual Growth 10-15
-7.3%
Annual Growth 15-20
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Profit
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Employment
14,250
Businesses
3,350
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Wooden Furniture and Upholstered Seat Manufacturing industry is the largest in the furniture manufacturing sector, accounting for 60% to 70% of Australian furniture production and employment. Industry activity has trended sharply downwards since the mid-2000s, as appreciation of the Australian dollar has significantly eroded the capacity of local manufacturers to compete with imports and non-wooden furniture substitutes. The price of general furniture components, such as leather, textiles, metal fasteners and springs, has increased, while the price of imported furniture products has decreased.

Industry revenue is expected to total $2.2 billion in 2014-15, reflecting moderate growth by 1.2%... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The industry has a low degree of ownership concentration, with the four largest players contributing just over one quarter of industry revenue.

The industry has a fragmented structure and is characterised by its many small-scale, independent operators. The vast majority of businesses employ fewer than 20 people (95.8%), including over 1,600 non-employer enterprises, which are generally sole proprietors. Similarly the bulk of furniture manufacturers (53.7%) generate less than $200,000 in annual revenue, while 7.8% of enterprises generate annual revenue exceeding $2.0 million... purchase to read more

 


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What is the Wooden Furniture and Upholstered Seat Manufacturing Industry?

Companies in this industry manufacture furniture out of wood (except built-in units), complete upholstered seating with wooden or metal frames, or upholster wooden furniture. The manufacture of upholstered seats for transport equipment is also included in the industry.

Industry Products
Upholstered furnitureNon-upholstered wooden furnitureWooden furniture carcasses
 
Industry Activities
Bedroom suite, wooden,Chair (except dental chairs)Dining room and lounge suite furniture, wooden,Disassembled kitchen furniture, wooden,Disassembled furniture, wooden,Lounge suiteOffice furniture and outdoor furniture, wooden,Seat, upholstered,Table, wooden,Upholstered furniture


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