Business in FURNITURE Sector

Small or medium sized business in Furniture sector offers many opportunities in Pakistan. But it is important that those who want to select & pursue such business should have some knowledge, experience and most importantly passion for the Furniture sector. Otherwise, the probability for failure may be high.

Below are some of the selected businesses in furniture sector.  SMEDA has also made very good pre-feasibility studies on this sector.

For the complete detailed pre-feasibility reports, you will first have to register with SMEDA and then you can download it FREE.

For registration, you may click the link:  SMEDA Registration

Below are the summarized versions of the pre-feasibility reports by SMEDA on Business in Furniture sector for you to get an idea before you download the full version.

1 - Cad For Furniture Design

Region: Punjab
Investment Size: PKR Between 2-5 Million

Computerized furniture designing pattern is an art of arranging of group of furniture pieces they are likely to contain similar stylistics elements. Each one needs individual development by engineering and its own set of manufacturing documentation. This type of manufacturing means low production volume especially for medium to higher and priced pieces. A low volume production environment with very complex product development, scheduling and production needs. During last twenty years, furniture business has gained its place as an important activity in the world of architecture and design. This is partly a reflection of the tremendous increase in public concern and respect of environment and partly due to the appearance of new set of business corporation and national government bodies. Projects vary from prestigious houses, offices and all other prestige old traditional palaces. This study describes investment opportunity regarding setting up business of computerized furniture designing and provide services of said business to various level of consumer i.e. woodworkers, interior designer, designers, craftsmen, design studio, furniture importers, households, technical training institutions and offices.

2 - Chipboard Plant 

Region: Punjab
Investment Size: PKR More and Above 50 Million

Gluing together wood particles with an adhesive, under heat and pressure makes chipboard. This creates a rigid board with a relatively smooth surface. Chipboard is available in different densities i.e. 25mm, 19mm, 8mm, 5mm and 3mm. One of the most common uses of chipboard is that it is the back piece, which provides stiffness on a scratch pad. Chipboard is the major input for the furniture industry and also used for kitchen tops and work surface.

3 - Furniture Showroom 

Region: Punjab
Investment Size: PKR Between 5-10 Million

The proposed project is for setting up FURNITURE SHOWROOM. This project is only concerned with “Furniture Showroom” and does not include manufacturing facility. The furniture is proposed to be outsourced from various local manufacturers. The showroom will provide its own designs as well as customized designs to its customers. The products covered in this pre-feasibility are domestic or household furniture and office furniture in finished form. It specifically excludes the contract sector, which includes furniture for civil aviation, hospitals, schools, and other similar purposes. Antique, second-hand furniture and garden furniture has been excluded as well.

4 - Plastic Molded Furniture 

Region: Punjab
Investment Size: PKR More and Above 50 Million

The business of Molded Furniture has marked its place in the country through growth during the last ten years. This growth has opened up new opportunities. The prime reason for this is awareness about the product. Along with that, companies are offering conditional warranty of plastic chairs minimizing risk of customer.

5 - Wooden Furniture Manufacturing Unit 

Region: Punjab
Investment Size: PKR Between 20-50 Million

The proposed project is for setting up a “Wooden Furniture Manufacturing Unit”. The project will cater to the needs of the domestic market. This project will be capable of integrated manufacturing of wooden furniture starting from cutting of wood to retailing of product to the customer. Auxiliary processes like carving will be met through sub contracting



For the complete detailed pre-feasibility reports, you will first have to register with SMEDA and then you can download it FREE.

For registration, you may click the link:  SMEDA Registration



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