Vietnam home décor sourcing report shows robust export growth led by glass and glassware products
Online report lists 200 export suppliers and includes details on new products – accessories, vases, pottery and garden ornaments – plus product pricing and supply market trends.
The online report includes names and details of 200 export suppliers and images of home accessories, vases, pottery and garden ornaments. The report also features industry information, new product features, price guides and export data. PDFs of each section are available to download for free online.
Home décor exports up by 14 percent in 2014, led by glass and glassware
Survey results show:
- Overall industry exports increased 14 percent in 2014.
- Glass and glassware products registered the largest export increase in the sector, growing by 35 percent in 2014.
- The sector’s yearly revenue has been rising by 25 to 30 percent over the past three years.
- Primary export markets are the United States (54 percent), Japan (25 percent) and China (20 percent).
“Current product design trends emphasize classic hues such as brown, green and blue. Items made of wood with naturally pale finishes are also becoming popular because of its airy and modern aesthetic. Intricate styles are also featured,” said Tuan Le, Director of Golden Star Handicraft. “Style diversity is achieved by combining various materials. Rattan is usually incorporated with bamboo, ceramic, paper or wood to add texture and improve aesthetics.”
Most natural and auxiliary inputs, and ceramic used in home decor are locally sourced. In addition to traditional materials, products feature palm or coconut leaf, banana fiber, thatch or fern. Models are also embellished with different types of glazes.
Sourcing Reports for the Philippines, Vietnam, India, Nepal, Myanmar, Cambodia and Indonesia
The Vietnam Sourcing Report: Home décor is one of a series of online Sourcing Reports covering emerging Asia supply markets. A full version of the report can be viewed online through the link.
Other related Sourcing Reports available online are:
- PHILIPPINES: Home décor, Furniture
- VIETNAM: Table & dinnerware, Home furnishings
- INDIA: Home décor, Table & dinnerware
- NEPAL: Home & garden décor
- MYANMAR: Home décor, Furniture
- CAMBODIA: Fashion accessories & garments
- INDONESIA: Furniture
The next report in the Vietnam Sourcing series is Lacquerware available here.
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