U.S. Furniture Orders Up in February
U.S. residential furniture factory orders in February rose 6% from the comparable month in 2019, according to a recent survey of manufacturers and distributors. Year-to-date orders were 4% over the same period last year. Of those surveyed, nearly 66% reported higher orders in February.
Shipments increased 4% from February 2019, with just over 50% of participants reporting higher shipments. For the first two months, shipments were even with 2019. See Smith-Leonard