American Mattress Alliance: Retailers want antidumping supporters to pull petition
NEW YORK — The American Mattress Alliance says it hopes the U.S. bedding producers filing an antidumping mattress petition will “take the state of the industry into account and pull the petition.”
The AMA said it has heard from a number of retailers who are voicing their disapproval of the petition.
It noted that home furnishings sales were down 24.6% in March and said a retail mattress survey is predicting second-quarter sales to be down 50%. Given those conditions, retailers and service providers are speaking out about the timing, the AMA said.Read more