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Luxury British yacht makers vow to examine supply chains

LONDON – Illegal teak from Myanmar is still likely entering the supply chains of some major luxury yacht makers and ending up as decking, says one environmental defense organization...... [more...]

Decline in US balsa imports

US imports of temperate and tropical sawn hardwood declined 8% in November to 65,272 cu.m. The value of sawn hardwood imports declined 9% from the previous month to US$38 million. Import volumes of tropical species fell 19% in November to 17,936 cu.m., while the value of imports was down 9% from October... [more...]

Granuul Invest buys its first bulk carrier

A Graanul Invest's subsidiary bought its first bulk carrier on 12th of January... [more...]

Production in construction up by 0.5% in euro area

In November 2017 compared with October 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector increased by 0.5% in the euro area (EA19) and by 0.6% in the EU28... [more...]

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Book your booth now for the Belgian biannual Parquet and Floor Fair EFWEX

EFWEX 2018, the only Belgian biannual trade fair which focuses strongly on parquet, opens its doors in Flanders Expo in Ghent from 14 to 16 March 2018.... [more...]

India: Industry challenges Customs Department minimum price for imported teak

Demand for imported teak logs remains steady but not firm enough for wholesalers to achieve a price increase. Difficulties with the minimum prices set by Customs continue and efforts are on-going with the Ministry of Finance to have this resolved... [more...]

Hancock acquires timberlands in Chile

The Hancock Timber Resource Group (HTRG) has completed the acquisition of approximately 12,250 hectares of timberlands in central Chile.... [more...]

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Domotex 2018: FN Neuhofer Holz presents digital printed panels and more

Already renowned for its innovation in marketing, services and product development, the Austrian family-owned company FN Neuhofer Holz also shone at this year's edition of Domotex in Hanover. The numerous visitors were able to admire exciting new products and get professional advice from the FN team at two stands with a total presentation area of 380 m². ...... [more...]

End-of-show report on Magna Expo Mueblera (17–20 January 2018):

This year’s Magna Expo Mueblera – consisting of two international flagship fairs, Magna Expo Mueblera Industrial and Magna Expo Mobiliario e Interiores – delivered top-notch results. The double-header event featured 210 exhibitors from around the world, including countries such as ...... [more...]

U.S.: Softwood and panel markets - Week 3, 2018

Trading in framing lumber remained active, and gains pushed some prices to all-time highs. The action left traders shaking their heads — some in near disbelief — given the time of year and another bout of frigid temperatures across much of the nation... [more...]

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Domotex 2018 closes with record exhibitors and rising number of visitors

1,615 exhibitors with a booked area of ​​106,000 square meters and 45,000 trade visitors from more than 100 nations came to Hanover from 12 to 15 January for this year's Domotex.... [ more...]

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