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Demand for logs strong in China due to busy construction season

   Log inventory in China has increased about 300k m3 in the last month to around 4.6m m3 [...]

Vietnamese wood product exporters told to take actions to optimise US market

Vietnam has enjoyed a surge in timber and wood product exports to the US this year, but businesses need to [...]

IKEA loses 1.5 billion euros due to corona crisis despite surge in online sales

     IKEA announced retail sales of 35.2 billion euros in the financial year to September. That [...]

Covid-19 pandemic significantly impacted Chinese wooden furniture exports and imports

Under the negative impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the value of China’s wooden furniture exports fell 24% to [...]

WTO says that US’ tariffs on China broke global trade rules

The World Trade Organization has ruled that tariffs the US imposed on Chinese goods in 2018, triggering a trade war [...]

Weak MDF market in China

According to Chinese market insiders, the weakness of the downstream furniture market in China this year has led to a [...]

Vietnam: Stunning first half wood product exports

According to Vietnam Customs, at the end of June, wood and wood product (W&WP) export revenues amounted to [...]

Implications for the forest industry of the EU-Vietnam free trade agreement

The EU is one of the top 5 markets for wood and wood products (W&WP) exported from Vietnam [...]

EU wood furniture production sliding even before pandemic

Newly released Eurostat data indicates that the value of EU27+UK wood furniture production was €42.5 billion in 2019 [...]

Chinese wood processing companies severely impacted by slow demand abroad

   78% of China's wood processing companies currently are affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, while the resumption [...]