The sharp decrease of wood furniture export in the United States severely impacts China’s wood processing trade
Since this year, there have been outbreaks in more than 200 countries in the world, which have a great impact on the foreign trade of China’s wood and wood processing products, especially in the United States. So far, the outbreak has exceeded two million cases and the death toll has exceeded 100000, which has a great impact on China’s wood import and export of wood processing products. The United States is the most important producer of high-quality wood in China To import and export wood processing products, especially wood furniture, plus the epidemic situation in Western European countries, has a great impact on China’s foreign trade in wood and wood processing products. If enterprises want to survive, they must fight the epidemic situation to find development.
The United States is the most important export market of wood furniture in China. In recent years, some enterprises in Vietnam and other Southeast Asian countries have seized the U.S. market with low price, which has made the quantity and amount of wood furniture exported by China to the U.S. continuously decline for many years. Last year, the number of wood furniture exports dropped by 10.02% on the basis of 13% last year. Due to the serious impact of the epidemic, the situation in the first quarter of this year is more serious. The export volume and amount have dropped by more than 80% compared with the same period of last year, which has severely impacted the largest export market of wooden furniture in China. In addition, the export volume of European Union countries has also declined due to the epidemic. Under the passive situation of the downturn in the export of traditional wooden furniture and the impact of the epidemic, we have tried our best to find a market way Strong exports to Hongkong one belt, one road to other countries along the way, and stronger export to ASEAN, such as Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia, have achieved good results. In the US and EU countries, the volume and amount of furniture exports have been reduced by a year earlier than the US export due to the severe impact of the export volume decline. Big reduction.
In the first quarter of this year, the export volume of wooden furniture totaled 40.7547 million pieces, down 21.88% year-on-year, of which 3.3115 million pieces were completed in the United States, down 81.73% year-on-year; the export volume of wooden furniture totaled 1.813 billion dollars, down 30% year-on-year, of which 79.6887 million dollars were completed in the United States, down 91.35% year-on-year.