Keyword: Italy

Italy’s wood and furniture sector continued to recover during Q1/2017

The Italian wood and furniture sector has flourished during 2017, when more than 79,000 companies spread out across the [...]

Italy: High VAT and black market hold back wood pellet production

The wood pellet production in Italy undergoes reductions due to the market dumping which is at risk every day.  [...]

Italian woodworking technology achieves 10.4% growth in 2016; positive outlook for 2017

The Italian woodworking technology sector ended 2016 with a double digit growth of 10.4 per cent year-on-year [...]

Woodworking machinery production in Italy on record levels

The Italian woodworking machinery production amounted to EUR 2,078bn, 11.5% more than the EUR 1,864bn in 2015 [...]

Italy imports more tropical timber despite economic problems

Imports of tropical timber products into Italy have made gains in 2016 despite the country’s continuing economic problems.  [...]

Italian wood products sector eyeing growth in North Africa and Middle East

The strategy is that of looking at medium-long-term developments, without being too influenced by the signs of economic [...]

Italy: Sicam 2016 ends with positive results

A great edition of SICAM ended today in Pordenone: four days of intense work for operators coming from 102 countries [...]

Italy’s wood pellets consumption expected to reach 5 MMT in 2020

Italy is a leading European consumer of wood pellets (3.1 million metric tons in 2015), with domestic consumption representing [...]

The Italian industry of woodworking techonology back to pre-crisis levels

The atmosphere in the Italian wood machinery industry has clearly improved. Plenty of signals from several directions are generating optimism [...]

Italian softwood imports go down by 1% in 2015

The Italian softwood imports decreased by 1% in 2015 due to the fact that Austria, the lead supplier for Italy [...]