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  • Panels
  • April 16, 2015 09:15

Leuco at LIGNA: Tool innovations and innovative application solutions

At this year's LIGNA from 11 to 15th of May, the tool manufacturer LEUCO will focus on all-round tool innovations and innovative application solutions. The question is: How can users improve the processing quality with tools? How can throughput be increased and resources be saved? Which work steps can be used to achieve specific results in a smart way? ... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • April 15, 2015 11:23

Germany: Prices for wood products largely stable in February

German producer prices for wood products have remained largely stable in February 2015, though with a slight downward trend. Many products are cheaper over January by between 0% and 1%. Only the price of pellets, raw particleboards and HDF panels has declined by more than 1 percent. Prices increases could be noticed in boards (width over 16 cm), wood chips and beech blocks... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • April 15, 2015 09:08

10th edition of Dubai WoodShow 2015 running this week

More than 230 exhibitors representing suppliers and manufacturers showcase wood, wood accessories and woodworking machinery at a leading show in Dubai, UAE, which started yesterday, April 14. The 10th edition of Dubai WoodShow 2015 will run till April 16 at the Dubai World Trade Centre... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • April 13, 2015 06:01

Bosnia & Herzegovina’s wood sector’s exports exceed 1 billion BAM

In 2014, Bosnia & Herzegovina made an export higher than 1 billion Bosnian Marks (BAM) (~511 million EUR), that is for 9.3% higher compared to 2013, said on 1st April in Sarajevo Secretary of the Association of wood industry and ...... [more...]

  • Panels
  • April 08, 2015 12:02

Weinig comes at LIGNA with numerous new products

The Weinig Group will underline its "Technology Offensive 2015" at LIGNA in Hall 12 with a range of innovations. At the center will be the introduction of new generations of technology. The core themes will be resource efficiency, flexibility and networked production... [more...]

  • Interior
  • April 08, 2015 07:31

DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR 2015 delivers impressive performance

Asia’s largest international flooring show gathered the industry in the heart of one of the most attractive markets – China- on March 24-26, 2015 and statistics tell a successful story. ... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • March 30, 2015 14:06

Slow start for Malaysian timber industry after Chinese New Year

The Malaysian timber industry is slowly getting back to business after the long Chinese New Year break, however trading is reportedly slower than usual... [more...]

  • Panels
  • March 27, 2015 08:13

HOLZMA presents a world-first for the cutting process at LIGNA

Just a few weeks before LIGNA, HOLZMA has announced that it will be launching a world-first in Hanover that will revolutionize the cutting process in order-related manufacturing – the HPS 320 flexTec. In this smart cutting cell, the German company has implemented a concept that takes part transfer in customized production to a completely new level and allows fully automated processes. This saves time and material, thus reducing costs... [more...]

  • Interior
  • March 26, 2015 10:02

Positive prospects for the Brazilian furniture sector

According to the Brazilian Market Intelligence Institute (IEMI), prospects for the furniture sector in 2015 are bright despite the disappointments of 2014. IEMI estimates a 1.4% growth in revenues for manufactures and a 10% growth in revenue to furniture retailers... [more...]

  • Interior
  • March 24, 2015 07:35

US imported 8% more furniture in 2014

Following a 7% growth in 2013, US wooden furniture imports increased by 8% in 2014. Wooden furniture imports were worth $14.65 billion in 2014. Imports from all major suppliers increased. The largest growth was in imports from Vietnam and Mexico... [more...]

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