Wood Construction

  • Sawmilling
  • June 22, 2017 17:04

European parquet production increased by 2,32% in 2016

After a long period of a challenging market situation for the European parquet producers, the positive indicators of the recent past are now being confirmed and the market is steadily improving. The consolidated data provided by the FEP (European Federation of the Parquet Industry) member companies and ...... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • June 22, 2017 10:23

Södra, Derome and Nordströms Group to sign supply agreement

Last week, Södra, Derome and Nordströms Group signed a multi-year agreement for interior wood products. The agreement means Södra will become the main supplier... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • June 20, 2017 11:44

CLT market expected to reach $880 million by 2022

The global cross-laminated timber market continues to experience solid growth... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • June 19, 2017 13:23

Production in construction up by 0.3% in euro area

In April 2017 compared with March 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector increased by 0.3% in the euro area (EA19), while it remained stable in the EU28... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • June 19, 2017 09:33

US housing starts drop 5.5% in May

US housing starts in the U.S. unexpectedly showed a steep drop in the month of May... [more...]

  • Panels
  • June 15, 2017 10:26

Södra divests UAB SIWood to Soernsen Group

Södra is divesting UAB SIWood in Lithuania to the German company Soernsen Group. The transfer will take place on... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • June 09, 2017 09:55

Canadian housing starts trend increased in May

The trend in housing starts was 214,621 units in May 2017, compared to 213,435 units in April 2017, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • June 07, 2017 07:14

China: Real estate development in the first four months of 2017

In a press release the National Bureau of Statistics in China reported national real estate sales for the first four months of 210 increased by just over 9% year on year.... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • June 05, 2017 10:15

Japan's housing starts climb 1.9% in April

Japan's housing starts increased for the second straight month in April, defying economists' forecast for a decline... [more...]

Special Reports
  • Special Reports
  • June 02, 2017 11:52

Interzum: Fordaq interviews Sonae-Arauco's CEO Rui Correia

In 2016, the Portuguese Sonae Indústria, SGPS, S.A. and the Chilean Inversiones Arauco Internacional, Limitada founded the 50/50 joint venture Sonae Arauco S.A. The new JV has production sites in Germany, Spain, Portugal and South Africa. Now German Glunz AG belonging to... [more...]

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