Cabinet Sales Increased 6.7% in May 2010

RESTON, VA . . . According to participating members in the Kitchen Cabinet Manufacturers Association monthly Trend of Business Survey cabinet sales for May 2010 increased +6.7 percent compared to sales for May 2009. Stock cabinet sales increased +10.6 percent, semi-custom sales increased +6.8 percent, and custom sales decreased -10.3 percent.

The year-to-date sales show an increase of +.1 percent with stock sales down -1.0 percent, semi-custom sales up +5.0 percent, and custom sales down -15.3 percent.

Survey participants include stock, semi-custom and custom companies whose combined sales represent over 50 percent of the 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.