Keyword: Wood

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China has been accelerating transformation of wood-based panel industry and elimination of outdated production capacity.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

Germany: Wood prices for pallets and packaging at record levels

In the third quarter of 2017, prices of wood for pallets and packaging in Germany continued to rise, following a [...]

Japan is expanding wood products exports

Japan's wood products export this year is increasing. During January and June this year, log export volume was 479 [...]

EU wooden furniture market more dependent on lower cost furniture produced in Eastern Europe

Analysis of Eurostat trade data reveals that internal EU trade in wood furniture, which increased 4% to Euro16.2 billion [...]

Brazilian wood products exports rise 6.1% in August

In August 2017, Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 6.1% in value compared to [...]