For buildings of the same name in other Tropico games, see Furniture Factory.

Furniture factories are industrial buildings in Tropico 3 and Tropico 4. Workers here take planks of Lumber and fashion them into chairs, beds, and other forms of Furniture for export. The export of furniture is a very profitable business, but requires a lot of workers, most of them educated. In Tropico 4, lumber can be imported and only the building will be required, instead of the logging camp and the lumber mill.

Upgrades

  • Machining Center: For $8,000 and 15 megawatts of power, a center for creating new drill bits, saws, and other tools can be built in the factory, increasing production by 20%.
  • Exhaust Fans: For $5,000 and 5 megawatts of power, large fans can be installed to clear the stuffy, sawdust-filled air out of the factory, increasing production by 10% and the quality of jobs in the factory by 20% but increasing pollution by 50%.

Work Modes

  • Sweat Shop: The default work mode. Employees here work backbreaking 14 hour long shifts.
  • Easy-Does-It: Employees here are given an easier time. Their job quality increases by 10 but they work 25% less.
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