The furniture market in France: some figures

Posted in France on Tuesday, 10 April 2012. Print

Here are some of the latest figures about the furniture market in France.

The furniture market in France: some figures

THE FIRST THREE RETAILING GROUPS IN FRANCE:

  1. Ikea
  2. Conforama
  3. But

 

RETAILING IN FRANCE IN 2011:

• Specialized sectors: EUR 8,6 billion = $ 11,3 billion

• Unspecialized sectors: EUR 1,2 billion = $ 1,6 billion

• Total: EUR 9,8 billion = $ 12,9 billion

• WORKFORCE: 59 700

 

FRENCH PRODUCTION OF FURNITURE IN 2009: EUR 7, 7 billion (excluding tax) = $ 10,1 billion

WORKFORCE: 52 713

 

FOREIGN TRADE IN 2010:

• French furniture export: EUR 1,9 billion = $ 2,5 billion

• French furniture import: EUR 6,7 billion = $ 8,8 billion

 

DEFICIT OF THE BALANCE OF TRADE: EUR 4,8 billion = $ 6,3 billion

 

HEDGING RATE: 28%

 


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