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German furniture exports at all-time high in 2018

In 2018 German furniture exports increased by 2.2 percent compared to the previous year, to €10.9 billion.  [...]

Sharp slowdown in EU wood furniture trade at the end of 2018

After a strong start to the year, the trade in wood furniture slowed sharply in the last quarter of 2018 [...]

Ghana: Rosewood harvesting, transport and export banned

Ghana's government has placed a total ban on the harvesting, processing and export of rosewood with immediate effect.  [...]

EU furniture manufacturers losing export market share

European furniture manufacturers are also strongly motivated to maintain and increase share in their home markets as they are now [...]

Germany: Wood products prices round-up; February 2019

In February, the German producer price index for wood products has registered a high degree of stagnation as compared to [...]

IKEA close to enter the Mexican market

IKEA is exploring locations in Mexico City, Guadalajara and Monterrey to open its first store in the country.   [...]

The American Kitchen Cabinet Alliance requests anti-dumping duties on imports from China

The American Kitchen Cabinet Alliance has filed an anti-dumping petition against their competitors in China, claiming the Chinese government [...]

Recovery in EU wood imports continues in 2018

The total value of EU imports of wood products was 19.44 billion euro in 2018, 5.1% more than [...]

UPM and IKEA sign contract to secure wood supply in Russia

On 25 February 2019, Hasslacherles, UPM Chudovo, IKEA Industry Novgorod and the Administration of the Novgorod region have signed a [...]

Swiss Krono to expand in USA with a new MDF and laminate flooring lines

Swiss Krono Group, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of wood-based materials, continues to invest in rural its [...]