"In the U.S., 90% of furniture from China, and Guangdong furniture in U.S. market share and ranked second only to Zhejiang." Miss Tan admitted that the U.S. implementation of the new bill will affect the company great. It is reported that, love meter's main export markets in the United States, U.S. sales last year reached $ 10 million. Modern Classic Furniture China Furniture Designer Furniture bauhaus Furniture shenzhen Furniture china Furniture suppliers Metal Furniture Leather Furniture Fabric Furniture Wooden Furniture Glass Furniture Fiberglass Furniture Acrylic Furniture Eames Office Furniture Eames Office Chair Artichoke lamp Barcelona Chair Eames Lounge Chair Egg Chair Isamu Noguchi Coffee Table Womb Chair Tulip Table Le Corbusier LC2 Sofa Eames Aluminum Office Chair Swan Chair Knoll Sofa LEM Piston Stool Ball Chair Eames Low Back Softpad Chair Chaise Lounge Chair Saarinen tulip oval dining table Bubble Chair Tulip Chair Eames Style Aluminum Office Chair Eames Softpad High Back Office Chair Le Corbusier LC3 Sofa Barcelona Daybed Corona chair Panton Chair Charles And Ray Eames Office Chair Kubus Sofa Barcelona Bench Eames stool Marshmallow sofa Eileen Gray End Table Basculant Chair LC1 Eames High Back Mesh Office Chair Nelson Platform Bench Eames Side Chair Eames La Chaise Barcelona Coffee Table Eames Low Back Aluminum Office Chair-Mesh Tulip Armchair Wassily Chair Eames plywood dining chair PH Artichoke PH lamp
In order to achieve the requirements of the new U.S. bill, she was first in line with new legislation in the country to find the suppliers of raw materials, which achieve the level E0 (formaldehyde emission <0.05 ppm) of the plate. "E0-level panel to provide domestic suppliers rarely, as far as I know only 2-3 at home in Guangdong." Second, find suppliers, the raw material prices than before 15% -20%, for example, said Miss Tan, the 1.2 m × 1.4 m 18 cm (thickness) plywood, for example, before the E1 level to 110 yuan / piece, now E0 level to 130-140 yuan / piece.
Currently, from the formal implementation of the new bill is not much time, Miss Tan said she was recently very busy. On the one hand, for new suppliers of raw material prices, quantity, quality is stable, there is no grasp her, in order to meet the export standards, we must increase testing of raw materials and finished products of frequency; the other hand, also increase the price negotiations with customers related matters. "Price increase is yes, how much is mutually acceptable to mention. Customers know the cost increase caused by the new bill."
Foshan Shunde District, another German-Polish furniture exporters Yin Shun Kitchen Equipment Co., Ltd., also felt the pressure of the new U.S. bill. The company's main production of wooden kitchen, the main market is the United States, the amount of products exported to the U.S. last year amounted to 120 containers. Office Furniture Eames Office Furniture Eames Office Chair Eames Aluminum Office Chair Eames Low Back Softpad Chair Eames Style Aluminum Office Chair Eames Softpad High Back Office Chair Charles And Ray Eames Office Chair Eames High Back Mesh Office Chair Eames Low Back Aluminum Office Chair-Mesh Eames Management Lounge Chair Eames Aluminum Executive Lounge Chair Eames Soft Pad Group Side Chair Eames Group Aluminum Management Chair Eames Aluminum Group Side Chair Eames Mesh Low Back Office Chair Meda office chair Eames Conference Table Eames Meeting Table Eames Round Table Modern Tables Isamu Noguchi Coffee Table Tulip Table Saarinen tulip oval dining table Eileen Gray End Table Barcelona Coffee Table Eames Wire Base Table Eames Elliptical Table Arne Jacobsen Coffee Table Parabel Table Noguchi Dining Table Le corbusier table LC6 Super-circular Table Oval Tuplip Table Fritzhansen PK61 Glass Table Marcel Breuer Laccio Table Set Le corbusier Coffee Table LC10 Eames Plywood Coffee Table
"This year's orders to do something, already filled orders for July and August, but the profit reduced by at least 4-5%." Bo Yan, general manager, told reporters the text and photos, along with the formal implementation of the new U.S. bill, expected raw material integrated costs 5-7%. Meanwhile, labor costs are rising this year, up 10% at least, "a worker before you get 2,000 yuan / month, now that 2200 yuan / month." In addition, exchange rate effects, but also the company expects will reduce the profits of 4% .
Concerns about the industry, as the U.S. introduction of increasingly stringent regulations of furniture, China's furniture exports to the U.S. will reduce the amount of Chinese furniture in the U.S. market will shrink the volume of business. "There is not a part of the requirements of the U.S. furniture industry, may exit the U.S. market."
Reporters learned from the Guangdong Inspection and Quarantine Bureau, Guangdong province is a major exporter of furniture, the province's furniture export company about 2800, the country's total furniture export sales of nearly 50% of export sales.
"The United States limits on formaldehyde wood products regulation was implemented in stages, showing a trend of more and more stringent." Guangdong Inspection and Quarantine Bureau official said. "The new Act requires boards to reach level E0. Requirements for raw materials so high, now up to standard of businesses are not many in the production process, E0 level of free formaldehyde content of wood panel to be reduced to low, production equipment, production techniques, testing methods and the cost of a higher requirement, can not be achieved is difficult for enterprises to enter the U.S. market. "
Some enterprises to adapt to the new U.S. standards in advance
However, the reporter recently visited in Guangdong also found that, despite being part of the furniture company admits "high pressure", however, the prospects for exports to the U.S. market remains optimistic.
Guangdong Louvre Group Marketing Department Deputy Home Manager Wu Wei Ting told reporters that the new U.S. regulations for the time being the company's furniture exports have little impact, "Our products comply with U.S. standards for formaldehyde content of the provisions of other countries, even much higher than their standards. " Love Michael's and Bon's also said that confidence to continue to expand in the U.S. market this year: Love Michael plans to further increase sales in the U.S. market doubled; Bon Kitchen also plans to re-sales in the U.S. market increase by 20%.
Reporters learned from the Guangdong Inspection and Quarantine departments, in fact, two years ago, the department had awareness training and improve the response of foreign furniture enterprises in Guangdong exports strict "technical requirements."
According to reports, January 1, 2009, California, a substantial increase in the first hardwood plywood, particleboard, medium density fiberboard and use of such material limit of formaldehyde in the finished product requirements, "according to past experience, the first U.S. state to implement a new standard, then will push the country so we are training the province's export furniture industry, and the latest foreign laws and regulations, including California's new regulations, to inform the business and guide them on how compliance. "
To enhance the quality of the province's level of export furniture company, the Guangdong Inspection and Quarantine Bureau in 2009 to invest in large-scale exports of furniture, laboratory, in accordance with current international standards the most stringent test of the indicators of furniture, such as the United States for new furniture formaldehyde limited demand. Meanwhile, the department has collected some of the new U.S. target in line with upstream suppliers of raw materials of furniture items, furniture industry for export use.
Shunde, a furniture export company, said the company two years ago to explore the production line with new standards for California products, procurement of raw materials is always the first to send each sample to the inspection and quarantine department of the Key Laboratory testing found to comply with American Standard after the formal requirements bulk purchases; in the finished product after processing, inspection and quarantine departments also take the initiative to schedule according to American standard for sampling. The company official said the company has produced a long time by California standards, the implementation of the United States in July, the latest standard limit of formaldehyde in the production technology has no effect on the company.,