The European market for outdoor furniture
The European market offers interesting opportunities for the outdoor furniture sector both in the residential and contract segment. Gardens, terraces and balconies become increasingly an extension of the living room, dining room and kitchen. Hence the barrier between indoor and outdoor is disappearing and garden furniture tends to imitate more and more indoor furniture (living room). This report offers a comprehensive picture of the outdoor furniture industry for ten Western European countries, analyzing the sector performance, product trends, type of destination (residential vs contract), distribution channels, the competitive system and its main players. The report offers data on production, exports, imports, consumption of outdoor furniture by country. Short profiles with addresses, turnover range and product type of over 100 outdoor furniture manufacturers and importers are provided for each country. The countries covered are: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Switzerland, the United Kingdom. Products covered include: seats, tables, benches, sun loungers, garden sofas, swing seats. Product destination: residential and contract segment including "street contract" (restaurants, bars, cafés) and hotels, wellness hotels, public spaces.
If you experience problems downloading a file, check if you have the proper application to view it first. In case of further problems read the IDEAS help page. Note that these files are not on the IDEAS site. Please be patient as the files may be large.
As the access to this document is restricted, you may want to look for a different version under "Related research" (further below) or search for a different version of it.
|Date of creation:||Nov 2014|
|Date of revision:|
|Contact details of provider:|| Postal: Corso Monforte 15, 20122 Milano MI|
Phone: + 39 02 796630
Fax: + 39 02 780703
Web page: http://www.csilmilano.com/
More information through EDIRC
When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:mst:csilre:eu13. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.
For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Marinella Manghina)
If references are entirely missing, you can add them using this form.