The Observatoire on consumer spending

Household spending in France’s key markets 2009 will go down as a very difficult year for the furniture market in Europe. In the eight countries surveyed, the market is set to contract 7 %. The decline is most notable in Spain and Slovakia. Conversely, the French, German and Italian markets have put up stronger resistance, […]

Household spending in France’s key markets

2009 will go down as a very difficult year for the furniture market in Europe. In the eight countries surveyed, the market is set to contract 7 %. The decline is most notable in Spain and Slovakia. Conversely, the French, German and Italian markets have put up stronger resistance, with below average falls.