Possible Technological Innovations for Industry 4.0 Practice in Furniture Industry of Bangladesh

Dewan Sabbir Ahammed Rayhan, Farid Ahmad
2021 Review of Industrial Engineering Letters  
wood as raw material for their home furniture. The popularity of composite and combined materials like solid wood with rattan, cane, laminated boards, MDF, and plywood are also increasing because of their lucrative design, longevity, strength, and toughness. Offices furniture designs of many offices and corporate offices are usually focused on the more up-to-date style and furniture materials like MDF, plastic, laminated boards, wrought irons, and steel [2] . Currently, Bangladesh is
more » ... ng a divergent amount of furniture domestically and has been able to achieve the major market share by providing the international standard quality. Previously, this industry got accustomed to greatly depend on imported furniture from Thailand, Malaysia, and India to fulfill the growing consumer demand. Figure 1 shows the innovation trends of furniture industry of Bangladesh concerning time. Figure-1. Innovation trends of furniture industry of Bangladesh in different periods.
doi:10.18488/journal.71/2021.71.1.18 fatcat:52dvzfvdw5ddrp5hxkcj7t5n7q