Keyword: Wood

Recovery of the Brazilian wood-based panels market ongoing

The figures registered by the monthly IBA (Industria Brasileira de Árvores) bulletin, confirm that the Brazilian wood board market is [...]

Brazilian wood-based products exports up 25.0% in September

In September 2017, Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 25.0% in value compared to [...]

Development and transformation of China’s timber industries

The structure of China’s forestry and timber industry sectors has altered considerably over the past five years. The scale [...]

Vietnam’s wood industry still underdeveloped

The woodworking industry in Vietnam is still very low, as compared to other regional markets, such as Indonesia, Malaysia and [...]

Ikea plans to enter housing market in Europe

Ikea plans to enter the housing market in Europe by building around 10,000 units a year of hybrid multi [...]

LCA provides foundation for new tropical wood promotion campaign

According to the European Timber Trade Federation (ETTF), a 12-strong group of Netherlands Timber Trade Association (NTTA) members is [...]
October 26, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Europe / Global

Drax to sell wood pellet business

Energy giant Drax has agreed the sale of one of its subsidiaries, a wood pellet distributor, for £2m to an [...]

US to invest $7 million in efforts to expand wood markets

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service is taking grant applications for projects that expand wood products and [...]

China: Thousands of plywood mills have been required to cease production

China has been accelerating transformation of wood-based panel industry and elimination of outdated production capacity.      [...]

European flooring market continues to recover

The European wood flooring industry continues to experience moderate growth, benefiting from encouraging economic developments, especially in construction activity.  [...]