Cabinet Sales Increase 18.8% in April 2013
According to participating members in the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association monthly Trend of Business Survey cabinet sales for April 2013 increased +18.8 percent compared to sales for April 2012. Stock cabinet sales increased +24.3 percent; semi-custom sales increased +14.8 percent and custom sales increased +12.8 percent.
The year-to-date sales show an increase of +16.2 percent with stock sales up +22.0 percent, semi-custom sales up +11.2 percent, and custom sales up +13.9 percent.
Survey participants include stock, semi-custom and custom companies whose combined sales represent well over 77 percent of the fragmented U.S. cabinet market. KCMA is the major trade association for manufacturers of kitchen cabinets and bath vanities, and suppliers of goods and services to the industry. All major U.S. cabinet manufacturing companies belong to KCMA. Sixty-three percent of KCMA cabinet manufacturer members report sales under $10 million annually. KCMA has been collecting sales data for over 40 years.