Keyword: wood-based panels

European wood-based panels manufacturers facing perfect storm this winter

Wood-based panel producers in Europe are likely to face a complicated winter due to the multiple challenges of reduced [...]

Kastamonu Entegre eyes top three spot in the global wood-based panel market

    Already one of the world’s top five wood-based panel manufacturers, Kastamonu Entegre is raising [...]

Egger reports record production levels; outlook challenging

Despite the challenging conditions Egger Group recorded a strong increase in sales turnover in 2021/2022 financial year.   [...]

European wood-based panel industry faces a very challenging situation due to supply issues

    European wood-based panel production was up 10% in 2021, according to new stats shared at [...]

Kronospan to invest more than Euro 400 million in new factory in Tortosa, Spain

Kronospan is investing more than Euro 400 million in a new manufacturing facility of wood-based panels for the furniture [...]

Homann Holzwerkstoffe acquires stake in Egyptian wood-based panel producer

Homann Holzwerkstoffe GmbH acquired a qualified minority stake in wood-based panel producer Nile Wood SAE, based in Sadat, Egypt [...]

EU Commission opens in-depth investigation on Kronospan-Pfleiderer deal

The European Commission has opened an in-depth investigation to assess the proposed acquisition of Pfleiderer Polska by Kronospan, under [...]

Egger Group records strong sales growth in first half of financial year

The Egger Group has closed their H1 21/22FY with consolidated sales of €1.98 billion, a 36.5% compared [...]

Wood-based panel prices rise sharply across Asia due to rising raw material costs

Soaring adhesive prices are impacting wooden board costs. Supply of raw materials of adhesive such as urea sharply dropped after [...]

Current trends in the Russian wood-based panels market

Good market dynamics exist in the Russian wood-based panels market, with a rise in plant investment projects there.  [...]