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Online Household Furniture Sales in Australia: Market Research Report

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Online Household Furniture Sales Market Research Report | Online Retail | Online Furniture & Home Furnishings | May 2016

Hot seat: Profit expands due to greater awareness of online shopping and low operating costs

IBISWorld’s Online Household Furniture Sales market research report is a comprehensive guide to market size and growth prospects. Our industry reports offer strategic industry analysis of the factors influencing companies, including new product developments, economic, lifestyle and demographic influences, distribution and supply chain factors and pricing issues. Full analysis accompanies our data forecasts to illustrate how the market responds to emerging industry trends.

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Market Share of Companies
Temple & Webster Temple & Webster market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 11-16
Annual Growth 16-21
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The widespread acceptance of internet shopping has contributed to rapid industry growth over the past five years. The Online Household Furniture Sales industry is forecast to grow by 15.7% in 2015-16 to reach $418.7 million. Although the high growth rate is influenced by a low base year, the industry has still performed very well, as Australians have gravitated towards online stores to search for and purchase household furniture. Lower prices, the ability to conveniently compare products and increased transaction security are factors that have contributed to the rise in industry sales. Consequently, industry revenue has grown by an annualised 20.4% over the past five years.

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Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

The Online Household Furniture Sales industry retails a range of furniture products online. IBISWorld's segmentation of the industry's products is largely determined by furniture function and form.

Lounge and dining room furniture

The industry's largest product segment is lounge and dining room furniture. Products in this segment include lounge suites, coffee tables, side tables, dining tables and buffets. There has been a rising trend towards replica designer furniture from the likes of Eames and Noguchi. As a result, there has been a growing number of internet retailers offering these types of products. There has also been a trend in the use of chrome-coloured materials to give a sleeker, more stylish finish... purchase to read more


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What is the Online Household Furniture Sales Industry?

This industry includes companies that retail a range of new indoor and outdoor home furniture, such as couches, beds, tables and chairs, via the internet. Industry goods are typically purchased from domestic and international manufacturers and wholesalers, and then sold online to the public.

Industry Products
Lounge and dining room furnitureOther furnitureBedroom furnitureOutdoor furniture
Industry Activities
Online sale of lounge furnitureOnline sale of dining room furnitureOnline sale of bedroom furnitureOnline sale of outdoor furniture

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