IKEA plans to source bamboo, indigenous wood species from India

IKEA plans to source bamboo and other sustainable indigenous wood species directly from India for its global operations. The Swedish [...]

Weak start of the year for the US furniture industry

New furniture orders were flat in January compared to the same time last year according to the Smith Leonhard industry [...]

China International Furniture Fair attracts over 191,000 visitors from around the world

The 39th China International Furniture Fair (Guangzhou) (CIFF), which ran from March 18-21 and March 28-31, received 191 [...]

Big opportunities for Vietnamese wooden furniture manufacturers in 2017

Vietnam exported $7.3 billion worth of timber, non-timber forestry and wooden furniture products in 2016.     [...]

Germany: Prices of wood products stable in February; wood pellets and KVH cheaper yoy

German producer prices for wood products have remained largely stable in February 2017, though with a slight downward trend. Many [...]

US wooden furniture imports remain at record high levels

The value of wooden furniture imported in January was almost unchanged from the previous month at US$1.58 billion [...]

German furniture producer Vivonio acquires Dutch Noteborn

Dutch wardrobe manufacturer Noteborn has been acquired German furniture firm Vivonio Furniture GmbH as it expands its European presence.  [...]

Poland: Furniture production reached almost EUR 10 billion in 2016

Poland became the sixth largest manufacturer and the fourth largest exporter of furniture in the world in terms of value [...]

New record for South China’s imports of wood and wood products from the US

South China's imports of wood and wood products from the US have increased y-o-y in the last [...]

EPA postpones formaldehyde regulation

EPA has recently issued a notice specifying its intention to delay the effective date of five EPA regulations, including the [...]