Archives: June 2017

US lumber prices in week 05-09 June

The interest in buying framing lumber in the US grew during last week, while the prices ended the week on [...]

KG List to acquire Almo Hardwood in Sweden

Almo Hardwood based in Österbymo, Östergötland County, Sweden is going to be sold to KG List in Norrhult, Sm [...]

US wooden furniture imports from China down

The value of US wooden furniture imports declined for the second consecutive month in March to US$1.24 billion [...]

Kronospan completes construction of new lamination line in Romania

Kronospan Romania has recently completed an EUR 10 million investment in a new fully automated lamination line.    [...]

China: Rise in wood furniture exports from Huizhou City

According to Entry-Exit Inspection and Quarantine Bureau, furniture exports from Huizhou City in Guangdong province rose 17% to US [...]
June 9, 2017 Daily News / Furniture / China / Global

IKEA to start selling its products on commercial websites like Amazon or Alibaba

IKEA's next step to flourish its furniture business is to try and selling its products on websites other than [...]

US lumber imports from Canada drop sharply in Q1/2017

The US imported 8.456m m³ of softwood lumber from Canada, which amounts to a 16% reduction against last year [...]

US sawnwood imports rebound

US sawn hardwood imports rebounded in March following a 24% drop in February. March imports of sawn hardwood were 75 [...]

Soft or hard Brexit-implications for the UK and European furniture market

In the event of a so-called “soft Brexit” in which the U.K. remains a part of the EU [...]