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Leading Countries in

Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design

Ranked and Sorted

Countries Ranked

by Competitiveness in Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design

Rank Country Score
1 United States of America 333 1 15 32 26 23
2 Italy 228 2 10 20 16 19
3 Brazil 194 3 8 17 16 10
4 China 174 1 8 14 18 9
5 Turkey 151 2 3 13 12 18
6 Great Britain 100 - 7 9 5 7
7 Taiwan 97 1 6 10 5 3
8 Spain 91 - 2 11 7 8
9 Portugal 82 - 2 9 6 9
10 Greece 77 - 3 5 12 3
11 Iran 75 - 1 12 4 5
12 Germany 73 1 3 5 6 7
13 France 71 - 5 9 2 2
14 Uruguay 68 1 2 7 6 3
15 Japan 62 - 4 6 4 3
16 Mexico 62 - 3 4 5 8
17 Ukraine 59 - 2 6 3 8
19 Russian Federation 51 - 4 5 1 4
20 Australia 47 1 3 2 4 3
21 Belgium 45 1 2 4 3 2
22 Czech Republic 41 - 3 3 4 1
23 Republic of Korea 41 - 1 5 4 2
24 Switzerland 38 - 2 1 6 3
25 Canada 38 - 3 2 3 3
26 Hong Kong 36 - 1 3 5 2
27 Austria 33 - 2 4 1 2
28 Bulgaria 32 2 - 3 2 1
29 Netherlands 29 1 - 3 3 1
30 India 27 - - 2 3 5
31 Lithuania 25 - 2 3 1 -
32 Philippines 25 - 1 2 2 3
33 United Arab Emirates 22 - - 3 2 2
34 Thailand 22 1 2 1 - 1
35 Hungary 22 - 2 1 2 1
36 Denmark 22 - 3 - 1 2
37 Sweden 20 - 1 3 1 -
38 Singapore 19 - 1 - 4 1
39 Poland 16 - 1 1 1 2
40 Finland 15 - - 1 1 4
41 Slovenia 15 - - 2 1 2
42 Serbia 14 1 1 - 1 -
43 Romania 14 - - 1 2 2
44 Ireland 13 - - 1 1 3
45 Jordan 13 - 1 1 - 2
46 Pakistan 12 - - 2 - 2
47 Lebanon 11 - - 1 1 2
48 Egypt 11 - 1 1 - 1
49 Iceland 10 - 1 - 1 1
50 Malaysia 10 - - 1 2 -
51 Israel 9 - - 1 1 1
52 Viet Nam 9 - - - 3 -
53 New Zealand 9 1 - - 1 -
54 South Africa 9 - - 1 1 1
55 Latvia 8 - - 2 - -
56 Croatia 8 - - - 2 1
57 Saudi Arabia 7 - - 1 1 -
58 Guatemala 7 - - 1 1 -
59 Argentina 6 1 - - - -
60 Kosovo 5 - 1 - - -
61 Nicaragua 5 - 1 - - -
62 Luxembourg 4 - - 1 - -
63 Indonesia 4 - - 1 - -
64 Democratic People's Republic of Korea 3 - - - 1 -
65 Colombia 3 - - - 1 -
66 Peru 3 - - - 1 -
67 Slovakia 3 - - - 1 -
68 Tanzania 3 - - - 1 -
69 Macedonia 2 - - - - 1
70 Kuwait 2 - - - - 1
71 Puerto Rico 2 - - - - 1

List above shows design insights for Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design business in all countries. View Design Rankings and Standings in: All Industries / All Countries.

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Questions and Details

1What is the best country for Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design industry?
The most competitive country in Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design industry is United States of America followed by Italy and Brazil as noted in the table above. If you click on any of the countries ranked above you could learn further details on the listed countries. You might be further interested in DAC - Design Classifications if you would rather find out leading designers in each design industry.

2How do you determine which countries are the most competitive for Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design industry?
The competitiveness of countries in Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design industry is calculated by the number of works competing for Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design design awards from any given country; the more successful contestants, the more competitive the country for Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design industry. All design industries and disciplines from all countries are considered for the design insights rankings. For each design industry, we consider how many designers, artists, architects, brands or design agencies are literally competing by taking part in design awards.

3Do you have further details or more detailed rankings?
Indeed, we do and present them standalone at different websites: Designer Rankings, is a list of world-top designers, in all industries, from all countries. Design Classifications, helps you discover leading designers for any given design industry. World Design Rankings is a global ranking of design for countries, and you can also learn top designers from each country. Popular Designers Index, as its name suggests is a ranking of designers, based on popularity. You are currently at Design Insights.

Categories

Scope and Reach

Industrial Designs

The creative act of determining and defining an industrial, mass-market product's form and features influenced by factors as varied as materials, production processes, business strategy and prevailing social, commercial or aesthetic attitudes. Industrial design is a process of design applied to products that are to be manufactured through techniques of mass production.

Architectural Designs

The design activity of the architect, from the macro-level (urban design, landscape architecture) to the micro-level (construction details and furniture). Architecture is both the process and the product of planning, designing, and constructing buildings or any other structures. Architectural works, in the material form of buildings, are often perceived as cultural symbols and as works of art.

Product Designs

Product design is to create a new product to be sold by a business to its customers. The product designer's role is to combine art, science, and technology to create new products that people can use. Product design overlaps with but also highly different from industrial design as it further relates to strategic and tactical activities, from idea generation to commercialization.

Communication Designs

Communication design is a mixed discipline between design and information-development which is concerned with how media intervention such as printed, crafted, electronic media or presentations communicate with people. A communication design approach is not only concerned with developing the message aside from the aesthetics in media, but also with creating new media channels to ensure the message reaches the target audience.

Service Designs

Service design is the activity of planning and organizing people, infrastructure, communication and material components of a service in order to improve its quality and the interaction between the service provider and its customers.

Fashion Designs

Fashion design is the art of applying design, aesthetics and natural beauty to clothing and its accessories. It is influenced by cultural and social attitudes, and has varied over time and place. Fashion designers work in a number of ways in designing clothing and accessories such as bracelets and necklaces.

Awards

For Good Design

A' Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design AWARD

Organized in all creative disciplines and industrial sectors, especially in Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design, reaching designers, artists, architects, agencies and brands in all countries, and managing the World Design Rankings, and featuring one of the World’s largest and most experienced jury panels the A’ Design Award is the World’s Most Influential Design Accolade.

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