Norway is the eleventh country in Western Europe in terms of both home furniture consumption and import. It accounts for respectively 3% of the whole WE market and 4% of WE import. Within the specialized channel, chains are gaining ground over small scale independent retailers. Main chains include Ikea, Fagmøbler, Møbelringen, Skeidarliving, Jysk. The ecommerce channel is increasing very fast.
This report on the home furniture retail industry in Norway includes:
Macroeconomic indicators with information on Norwegian economy;
Trend and value of home furniture consumption;
Analysis of home furniture imports by segment (upholstered furniture, non upholstered-seats, kitchen furniture, dining and living room furniture, bedroom furniture) and by country;
Home furniture sales by distribution channels and retail formats (Upholstery specialists, Kitchen specialists, Bedroom specialists, Large scale furniture specialists, Furniture discount stores, Specialists in RTA furniture/ Jeune Habitat, Equipement du Foyer, Furnishing and decoration specialists, Department stores, DIY);
Short profiles of 11 retailers including sales performances;
Also available on the European Union as a whole, Furniture distribution in Europe, which offers a comparative analysis of home furniture distribution in 13 European countries (Austria, >Belgium-Luxembourg, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, providing trends in home furniture consumption, distribution channels' market shares, retail formats, home furniture imports and short company profiles of leading retailers