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School Furniture Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023

School Furniture Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023

Since students spend a large amount of time in schools, the selection of school furniture plays an important role in creating an effective and high performance learning environment. Unsuitable and uncomfortable desks and chairs used in classrooms can have adverse effects on the students’ as well as teachers’ wellness. Nowadays, institutions are upgrading their existing resources and procuring new furniture keeping in mind these factors. According to IMARC Group’s latest report, titled “School Furniture Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2018-2023”, the global school furniture market reached a value of US$ 4 Billion in 2017.

Growing demand for ergonomically designed furniture in order to prevent health and posture problems in children represents the key factor driving the market. Creating learning environments that keep students focussed and comfortable has become one of the primary goals of the educators, thereby positively influencing the global school furniture market. With the new age of comprehensive, interactive and dynamic teaching styles such as blended learning and flip classrooms, portable and adjustable furniture with easy reconfiguration has become a necessity. Owing to the aforementioned factors, the market is expected to reach a value of US$ 5.9 Billion by 2023, growing at a CAGR of around 6.7% during 2018-2023.

The report has segmented the market on the basis of type into desks and chairs, storage, lab equipment and others. Amongst these, desks and chairs represent the most popular product type. Based on the material, the market is segmented into wood based, metal based, plastic based and others. Region-wise, North America accounts for the largest market share followed by Europe and Asia Pacific. Other major regions include the Middle East and Africa, and Latin America. The report has also analysed the competitive landscape of the market with some of the key global players being Herman Miller, HNI Corporation, Steelcase, Knoll, Inc., and Smith System.

This report provides a deep insight into the global school furniture market covering all its essential aspects. This ranges from macro overview of the market to micro details of the industry performance, recent trends, key market drivers and challenges, SWOT analysis, Porter’s five forces analysis, value chain analysis, etc. This report is a must-read for entrepreneurs, investors, researchers, consultants, business strategists, and all those who have any kind of stake or are planning to foray into the school furniture industry in any manner.

Key Questions Answered in This Report:

How has the global school furniture market performed so far and how will it perform in the coming years?
What are the key regions in the global school furniture market?
Which are the popular product types in the global school furniture market?
What are the major materials in the global school furniture market?
What are the various stages in the value chain of the global school furniture market?
What are the key driving factors and challenges in the global school furniture market?
What is the structure of the global school furniture market and who are the key players?
What is the degree of competition in the global school furniture market?


1 Preface
2 Scope and Methodology
2.1 Objectives of the Study
2.2 Stakeholders
2.3 Data Sources
2.3.1 Primary Sources
2.3.2 Secondary Sources
2.4 Market Estimation
2.4.1 Bottom-Up Approach
2.4.2 Top-Down Approach
2.5 Forecasting Methodology
3 Executive Summary
4 Introduction
4.1 Overview
4.2 Key Industry Trends
5 Global School Furniture Market
5.1 Market Overview
5.2 Market Performance
5.3 Market Breakup by Product
5.4 Market Breakup by Material
5.5 Market Breakup by Region
5.6 Market Forecast
5.7 SWOT Analysis
5.7.1 Overview
5.7.2 Strengths
5.7.3 Weaknesses
5.7.4 Opportunities
5.7.5 Threats
5.8 Value Chain Analysis
5.8.1 Overview
5.8.2 Raw Material Procurement
5.8.3 Manufacturing
5.8.4 Marketing
5.8.5 Distribution
5.8.6 End-Use
5.9 Porters Five Forces Analysis
5.9.1 Overview
5.9.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers
5.9.3 Bargaining Power of Suppliers
5.9.4 Degree of Competition
5.9.5 Threat of New Entrants
5.9.6 Threat of Substitutes
6 Market Breakup by Product
6.1 Desk and Chairs
6.2 Storage
6.3 Lab Equipment
6.4 Others
7 Market Breakup by Material
7.1 Wood Based
7.2 Metal Based
7.3 Plastic Based
7.4 Others
8 Market Breakup by Region
8.1 North America
8.2 Europe
8.3 Asia Pacific
8.4 Middle East and Africa
8.5 Latin America
9 School Furniture Manufacturing Process
9.1 Product Overview
9.2 Raw Material Requirements
9.3 Manufacturing Process
9.4 Key Success and Risk Factors
10 Competitive Landscape
10.1 Market Structure
10.2 Key Players
10.3 Profiles of Key Players
10.3.1 Herman Miller
10.3.2 HNI Corporation
10.3.3 Steelcase
10.3.4 Knoll, Inc.
10.3.5 Smith System
List of Figures
Figure 1: Global: School Furniture Market: Major Drivers and Challenges
Figure 2: Global: School Furniture Market: Sales Value (in Billion US$), 2010-2017
Figure 3: Global: School Furniture Market: Breakup by Type (in %), 2017
Figure 4: Global: School Furniture Market: Breakup by Material (in %), 2017
Figure 5: Global: School Furniture Market: Breakup by Region (in %), 2017
Figure 6: Global: School Furniture Market Forecast: Sales Value (in Billion US$), 2018-2023
Figure 7: Global: School Furniture Industry: SWOT Analysis
Figure 8: Global: School Furniture Industry: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 9: Global: School Furniture Industry: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 10: Global: School Furniture Seating Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 11: Global: School Furniture Storage Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 12: Global: School Furniture Lab Equipment Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 13: Global: Other School Furniture Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 14: Global: Wood Based School Furniture Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 15: Global: Metal Based School Furniture Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 16: Global: Plastic Based School Furniture Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 17: Global: Other School Furniture Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 18: North America: School Furniture Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 19: Europe: School Furniture Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 20: Asia Pacific: School Furniture Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 21: Middle East and Africa: School Furniture Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 22: Latin America: School Furniture Market: Sales Value (in Million US$), 2010, 2017 & 2023
Figure 23: School Furniture Manufacturing: Process Flow
List of Tables
Table 1: Global: School Furniture Market: Key Industry Highlights, 2017 and 2023
Table 2: Global: School Furniture Market Forecast: Breakup by Product (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Table 3: Global: School Furniture Market Forecast: Breakup by Raw Material (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Table 4: Global: School Furniture Market Forecast: Breakup by Region (in Million US$), 2018-2023
Table 5: School Furniture: Raw Material Requirements
Table 6: Global: School Furniture Market Structure
Table 7: Global: School Furniture Market: Key Players

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