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  • August 21, 2014 16:02

    Global trade of woodworking technology still in crisis

    The figures of the global industry of woodworking technology, processed by the Acimall Studies Office, are clear: all major international competitors recorded a negative trend. Export decreased in Germany (1,715 million Euro, minus 3.1 percent compared to 2012), though it was compensated by a strong domestic market. Same 3.1 percent decrease, down to 1,111 million Euro, also for export in Italy, a downward trend that had already emerged at the end of 2012 and... [more...]

  • August 20, 2014 13:32

    Andritz to supply Resolute Forest Products mill

    International technology Group Andritz has received an order from Resolute Forest Products to supply equipment, engineering, and field services for a new Lo-Solids continuous digester including Andritz’s patented TurboFeed chip feeding system... [more...]

  • August 14, 2014 16:07

    HOMAG Group reports strong second quarter

    The HOMAG Group, has increased its order intake by nearly 20 percent to EUR 214.5 million in the second quarter of 2014 (prior year: EUR 179.2 million). At EUR 288.0 million as of June 30, 2014 (prior year: EUR 261.3 million), order backlog reached the highest level since 2008... [more...]

  • August 13, 2014 14:02

    John Deere's forestry equipment sales up 19%

    For the second quarter, worldwide net sales of John Deere registered a 5% decline, down to US$ 9.500 billion. Earnings of the company also declined to... [more...]

  • August 12, 2014 14:51

    Large OSB system for Dieffenbacher in Russia

    Back in January 2014, Dieffenbacher received an order from the Taleon Terra Group headquartered in St. Petersburg for an entire OSB system. The system will be set up in Torshok, in the Tver region, near the LVL system already installed by Dieffenbacher in 2008... [more...]

  • August 05, 2014 13:06

    Siempelkamp to deliver particleboard plant to Russia

    With the intent to replace its outdated particleboard plant, the Russian plant operator Plitspichprom (SOUZ Group) turned to the Krefeld machine manufacturer and technology supplier Siempelkamp... [more...]

  • July 30, 2014 15:26

    Biesse strengthens presence at Ligna

    The Italian Biesse Group has announced plans to increase their presence at the upcoming Ligna, the leading trade fair for the forestry and... [more...]

  • July 24, 2014 15:23

    Södra chooses Doosan Skoda as turbine supplier

    Doosan Skoda Power has been commissioned to supply a complete turbine installation consisting of a turbine, generator and other equipment. The turbine is a 60MW condensing turbine and it will be an important part of Södra's expansion of the Värö Pulp Mill... [more...]

  • July 23, 2014 15:05

    Siempelkamp to build another MDF plant in Asia

    Vietnam Rubber Group (VRG) ordered a complete MDF plant including a high-end 4' ContiRoll® press from Siempelkamp in April 2014. The customer will manufacture high-quality MDF economically with the 33.3 m long press line of the latest generation... [more...]

  • July 22, 2014 09:03

    China’s international trade in wood processing machinery

    The total value of China's wood working machinery exports in 2013 was US $ 2,319 million , a year on year increase of 3%. China's wood processing machinery was exported to Europe (35%), North America (30%), Asia (23%), Central and South America (5%), with a further 4% to Oceania and 3% to Africa... [more...]