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Guide to Invest in the Furniture Industry of Chengdu

August 2008
 

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CONTENTS
1. THE INDUSTRY STATUS QUO………………………………1 1.1 THE INDUSTRY PROFILE ……………………………1 1.1.1 The current industry profile ………………………1 1.1.2 The industry volume and growth……………………1 1.2 THE INDUSTRY CHAIN…………………………………2 1.3 MARKET OVERVIEW……………………………………4 2. INVESTMENT ENVIRONMENT………………………………5 2.1 LABOR RESOURCE………………………………………5 2.2 INFRASTRUCTURE………………………………………6 2.3 LOGISTICS ………………………………………………7 2.3.1 Railway transportation……………………………7 2.3.2 Highway transporation……………………………9 2.3.3 Waterway transportation……………………………10 2.3.4 Customs clearance procedures for waterway transportation………………………………………11 2.4 ENVIRONMENTAL REQUIRMENTS……………………11 2.4.1 Environmental quality standards……………………11 2.4.2 Wastes discharge standards…………………………12 3. INDUSTRY GROWTH PLANNING…………………………13  

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3.1 INDUSTRY PLANNING…………………………………13 3.1.1 Planning for the manufacturing of furniture and asssociated products………………………………14 3.1.2 Planning for the furniture commerce and distribution…………………………………………16 3.2 INDUSTRY POSITIONING:1 District by 1 Industry……16 3.2.1 About the furniture industry hosting parks/zones…18 4. IMPACT OF WENCHUAN EARTHQUAKE ON THE INDUSTRY GROWTH OF cHENGDU………………………20 4.1 IMPACT OF WENCHUAN EARTHQUAKE ON CHENGDU………………………………………………20 4.2 IMPACT OF WENCHUAN EARTHQUAKE ON THE FURNITURE INDUSTRY OF CHENGDU………………21

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1. The industry status quo
1.1 The industry profile 1.1.1 The current industry profile Based on decades of growth, the local furniture industry of Chengdu has become one of the 5 leading in China in terms of manufacturing, and one of the 4 leading in terms of distribution. At present, there are over 3 000 furniture manufacturing and associated businesses employing over 500 000 people. And with production and sales accounting for over 80% of the whole province of Sichuan, the local industry is the largest in China in the production of panel-made/style furniture. 1.1.2 The industry volume and growth Since 2002, the local furniture industry revenue of Chengdu has been growing at over 20% annually, and reached 21 billion yuan in 2007 which witnessed 84 large-size companies raking in 6.386 billion yuan in their main business revenue and 1.98 billion yuan in added value. In all, 14 companies in 2007 saw over 100 000 000 yuan in individual revenue from their furniture business. Overall production value of Chengdu’s furniture industry from 2002 to 2007 250 200 150 100 50 0 20022003 2004200520062007 80 100 120 150 180 210 Overall production value (in hundred million)

 

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1.2 The industry chain The local furniture production activities have extended from processing and manufacturing to woods growing, boards processing, and furniture upholstery in the upper-stream industry chain and packaging, logistics and sales in the down-stream industry chain, as well as the commercial and service activities such as reclaiming of waste materials and processing leftovers, thus forming a primary production chain. Currently, the furniture industry of Chengdu is still mainly driven by local enterprises such as QuanU Furniture, Mingzhu Furniture and Shuanghu Industrials among others. ——QuanU Furniture Co., Ltd. is located at the Yangma Industrial Zone/Park of Chongzhou city, Chengdu metropolis, and is one of the largest enterprises in China committed to R&D, production and marketing of panel furniture. The company now boasts 20 factories, 1 R&D center, 1 marketing center, over 20 regional offices, and more than 1 000 outlets. Its products cover an upward of 30 brands and 200 designs in panel, solid wood and soft furniture series. ——Located at the Mingzhu Furniture Park of Chongzhou city, Chengdu metropolis, Mingzhu Furniture is a furniture company with modern steel-structure factories and nationally leading R&D center, logistics center and exhibition center. The company boasts world leading automatic production machinery and...
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