Japan's Value Added Market
Wood Product Attributes and Competition, Attribute Analysis : Interior FinishMicroform - 1998
This report presents the results of interviews & surveys conducted in Japan with house builders, architects, and consumers regarding interior finish products used in house construction. A summary of general questions about quality & health issues is followed by responses regarding trade-offs of various product attributes such as colour and durability. A market simulation is then used to analyze market share potential and the implications of changing attributes on the market share of different products. The final section summarizes the most meaningful results and identifies opportunities in the Japanese market for British Columbia wood product producers. A copy of the survey questionnaire is appended.
Publisher: Vancouver, BC : Forintek Canada Corp., 1998
Description: 38 p. : ill
Branch Call Number: MF BC-DOC 101-03968