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  • Wood Construction
  • August 17, 2018 11:02

US housing starts recover slightly in July

New residential construction in US rebounded by much less than expected in the month of July... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • August 16, 2018 11:00

Germany: Building permits drop slightly in H1/2018

From January to June 2018, the construction of a total of 168,500 apartments was approved in Germany. This includes all permits for construction of newly built and existing residential and non-residential buildings... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • August 13, 2018 10:51

Canadian housing starts trend decreases in July

The national trend in housing starts decreased in July, reflecting a decline in the SAAR of multi-unit dwellings in urban centres from the near-historical high registered in June... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • August 10, 2018 11:56

Housing starts declined in June 2018 in all regions of the U.S.

Housing starts declined in June 2018 in all regions of the U.S.... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • August 08, 2018 11:28

Japan's housing starts decreased in June

In June 2018, Japanese housing starts declined after increasing during the previous two months... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • August 01, 2018 15:26

GP announces new $150 million lumber facility in Albany, Georgia

Georgia Pacific announces the meanwhile third new softwood lumber mill in 12 months, following investments at Talladega, Alabama and Warrenton, Georgia. It’s Dougherty Industrial Park in Albany, Georgia. This facility fits the vision to capture market growth ...... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • July 30, 2018 15:54

Kährs reports strong sales growth with stable underlying operating profit

Net sales of Swedish flooring producer Kährs Group totalled SEK 844 million in Q2 2018 (Q2 2017: 792), an increase of 7% compared with the same period in 2017. Organic sales growth was 6 %. Operating EBITA rose 1% and totalled ...... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • July 30, 2018 15:46

Tarkett Group with higher sales but lower EBITDA

The acceleration in organic growth of the Tarkett Group in Q2 2018 (+5.3%) led to an increase in net sales of +3.0% in H1 2018 at constant scope of consolidation and exchange rates. All segments have grown in the second quarter. The improvement has been driven by ...... [more...]

  • Panels
  • July 27, 2018 15:46

Upofloor launches new collection of flooring tiles for public spaces

Upofloor, a brand within the Kährs Group, launches Zero Tile, a PVC-free flooring tile without plasticizers created for use in public spaces. Zero Tile is an innovative flooring tile made in Finland of the PVC-free material Enomer®. ...... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • July 27, 2018 09:30

EGGER Group continues to grow

The wood-based material manufacturer recorded EUR 2.68 billion sales and EUR 445.8 million EBITDA for the 2017/2018 financial year. At the annual press conference held on 26th July 2018 at the headquarters in St. Johann in Tirol, the EGGER Group presented ...... [more...]

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