KR Outdoor Furniture U.S. market share increasing, the market is promising for Importing Outdoor Furniture.
There would be more businessman interested in importing outdoor furniture from China.
From the 2017-2021 outdoor furniture market report of Technavio early this year, we can learn some important trends from Poonam Saini, a lead analyst from Technavio. He said “Construction activities in the US have increased manifold since the recovery of the country’s economy from the global economic recession during 2008-2009. With the increasing construction activities, especially in the housing sector, the demand for outdoor furniture in the country is likely to increase during the forecast period.”
For any new-to-China outdoor furniture buyer, check out these key facts that you need to know before importing outdoor furniture:
1. Ensure the material using for outdoor furniture is Eco-friendly, there’s a growing adoption of this kind products.
Quality Outdoor synthetic resin furniture always made from High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) Wicker. Please note that not cheap PVC wickers, not low-quality PVC plastic. PVC synthetics will unravel, become brittle, and crack. HDPE is a much higher grade of material.
Importing low quality Outdoor Furniture will cause bad reputation for your online shop and your furniture brand name! It is significant to star cooperation with a good quality furniture supplier.
2. Calculate landed cost importing Outdoor Furniture from China. It helps you to learn well the original coast of the item and position your selling market.
Supplier use to quote on the basic of FOB terms, so the next thing you must know is the ocean freight per container. Load-ability is crucial for calculating shipping cost by sea, large loading quantity means low importing coast. For example, Some good design products such as some rattan chair could get more than 20000 pieces load-ability per 40”HQ.
Besides logistics fees, complete shipping costs, customs duties, tariffs, taxes, insurance, currency conversion, crating costs, and handling fees are all basic points need to be considered when importing outdoor furniture.