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UK:Wooden Garden Furniture Sales Growing

Wooden garden furniture sales growing

In the year to April 2002, sales in the UK of wooden garden furniture grew by 32% and fencing sales by 19%. There is a trend towards the use of hardwood in garden products.
Also the garden woodcare market is growing. In the UK, garden woodcare has a share of 27% of the GBt 200 million woodcare market and it is the fastest growing sector. In the first half of 2002, garden woodcare sales increased by 8% on the same period of 2001, while the total woodcare market grew by 5%. Water-based fence treatments are driving the growth and they are the biggest product group of total

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