The Furniture Industry Research Association was established over 60 years ago by the furniture industry, for the furniture industry. FIRA International provides a wide range of independent expert services that are not only dedicated to the global furniture supply chain, but also to furniture consumers, and continues safeguarding the industry through managing the Association's membership activity.

FIRA are widely recognised as the UK's leading independent furniture trade body, and play a leading role in setting and policing UK, European and World Furniture Manufacturing standards.

Ministry of Furniture remain wholly committed to working with its suppliers and with FIRA in order to ensure the continual improvement of Furniture manufacturing standards to ensure Ministry customers are always supplied furniture that is fit for purpose.

Graham Hirst - Managing Director, Ministry Of Furniture and Council Member, FIRA.