MMFA Market Statistics
The MMFA publishes annual statistics – generally issued in time for the Domotex in January – on total sales of its Ordinary members. These data are collected by MMF product category on a quarterly basis and issued as annual total sales figures by class.
The Association publishes the following information only, all other information being confidential and intended for Association members only.
Product classes to be covered by the MMFA sales statistics:
MMFA Product Classes – (valid 1/2018 – 12/2018) – basis for the MMFA sales statistics 2018
Agreement on product-clusters to be covered by the MMFA (as defined during the joint MMFA Market Development & Technical Committees’ session in Düsseldorf, November 16, 2017:
Multilayer modular floorings for floating installation…
Class 1: All products with wood-based substrates (≥ 65 % content of wood particles/fibres in the core) with polymer or cork surface layer (cork thickness less than 2.5 mm).
Class 2: Polymer or polymer-composite substrate with polymer surface layer and/or lacquer.
Class 2A: LVT click (EN10582) – hot pressed and/or calendered.
Class 2B: all other polymer substrates (EN 16511) – EPC and SPC.
(EPC: expanded polymer core and SPC: solid polymer core).
Class 3: All products not covered by class 1 or 2, or external standards.
Note: Class 3, for example, covers modules using a click system and textile surface or those on a mineral core.
(Please note: There is a limitation by anti-trust regulations requiring a minimum of five reporting companies. Therefore class 3 statistics are not yet available).