This research was carried out within the boundaries of Inegol district of Bursa province in the Marmara region. Inegol has a high potential for raw material, market, labor and transportation facilities for the furniture industry. In this research, it is aimed to explain the historical development of the current state, distribution and structural features of the furniture industry in Inegol district. The industry activities of forest products carried out upto now in Inegol have formed the establishment of the furniture industry. This region is one of the most important locations of furniture industry in our country and 88.5% of the industrial enterprises located in Inegol is directly producing goods for the furniture industry. According to the 2018 data of the furniture industry in Inegol constitutes 42% of district exports and 17% of furniture exports of our country. The proximity of the region to the raw material sources and market areas are the most important factors affecting the development of the furniture industry. In the scape of the research, a survey was applied to 50 furniture industry enterprises which were representative of the universe of the study October 2018 and November 2019. The surveys were analyzed in SPSS 17.0 software and, the necessary interpretations were performed within the framework of the analyzed results.
Furniture Industry, Inegöl District, Structural Features