Import furniture six year "zero tariff" era is coming to an end. China's customs administration has issued 2012 years of the 15 th regulations to make clear a regulation, "solid wood furniture, cortex, cane, bamboo furniture furniture and other furniture will collect 10 ﹪ import tariff, since the April 15, 2012 the execution." This means that, import furniture is expected to have a new round of price boom. The personage inside course of study thinks, the move is expected to good domestic brand furniture, homebred furniture can be taking the adjustment of product structure.
Price point or in "51" after
Reporter analysis thinks, the tariff adjustment or cause import furniture brand of price increase tide, import tariffs on furniture grew by 10%, the terminal price rise will generally higher. China furniture association, vice chairman of the yellow relic countries also said: "many import furniture actually would have on the price,bamboo furniture if tariffs has risen, the overall cost follow up, the logical import furniture price it is sure to rise." However, the red apples, guangdong health, wei, France, Italy, fort roach figure this weiler, Germany and a number of domestic and international famous furniture brand enquiry, relevant officials say there is no received import tariffs will go up to 10? Notice.
Guangdong furniture association President WangKeCeng to reporters that in 2011, the furniture industry an average increase of about 10? Expected this year, furniture prices continue to rise,bamboo flooring time node in the "51" before, during and after the durable goods for furniture for, such or is a reasonable level.
However, for furniture price rise of the consumers but it has a more "calm" attitude, especially the "Da Vinci events", consumer brand quality to consider more than the price. Mr. Chu consumers to reporters: "want to buy furniture must not buy homebred brand, not trust, tariff rises 10?, businesses may their digestive point, end products and rose a little, should not go up too much relief."
In domestic furniture opportunity
By international economic situation is not stable, domestic property regulation continue, raw materials, logistics, stores rent, human, and other comprehensive rise in the cost of the influence of such factors, homebred furniture enterprise in recent years more weak performance. China light industry association 2011 1 ~ 12 months of major commodities import and export value furniture industry, according to a report last year, metal furniture woodiness furniture, plastic furniture imports respectively year-on-year growth of 25.58? , 15.45? And 193.76? , and exports respectively year-on-year increase-but 0.87? , 4.44? And 9.01? .
In the condition of the whole domestic furniture downturn, import furniture for ascension tariff is domestic furniture enterprise to set aside more development space?
In fact, the domestic brand furniture already present situation of polarization, big brand price stability with inflation, and there are some small and medium-sized brand "the price war"bamboo kitchen appearance.
A domestic famous furniture brand east China area sales manager told reporters, though prices no sand-storm is hot, but sales are still growing, but the last two or three years each year at a price put three April, rate of price increases ranging from 3% to 5%.
But more medium and small brand in the export market demand and domestic, weak commodity prices, forced to choose discounts and promotions, the Shanghai on many household stores of domestic furniture brands have to shout out 5 fold the following low.
Many people in the industry, said import furniture if because tariffs improve and to raise prices, perhaps for domestic furniture brand is a good thing. Oriental securities research report showed that, the import furniture higher price range can lead to the company for the import of furniture under homebred furniture gross margin, can also cause consumers to domestic furniture transfer and improve merchandise profitability. Of course, borrow import furniture price increase as the opportunity, domestic furniture company also products structure adjustment, to enhance competitiveness.