Whither North Carolina furniture manufacturing?

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Robert L. Lacy;
  • Subject: Manufactures ; Competition

North Carolina's furniture manufacturing industry has contracted in recent years as imports have gained a greater share of the domestic furniture market. Rapid growth of the furniture industry in China and a surge in exports from that country to the United States in par... View more
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