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Forest fires ravage Sweden’s forests

A European-wide fire-fighting force has helped Sweden to battle an unprecedented level of forest fires this summer. So [...]

EU imports of wood furniture on the road to recovery

After flat lining in 2016, the value of EU imports of wood furniture from non-EU countries increased 7% to [...]

No growth in European wood furniture production in 2017

The value of EU wood furniture production was €40.3 billion in 2017, no change from the previous year and [...]

Netherlands record economic growth boosts imports of wood products

In the Netherlands, economic growth is at its highest point since 2008, consumer confidence is high, and timber trade turnover [...]

Canadian retaliatory tariffs include US made plywood and wooden furniture

Starting July 1 Canada imposed a 10% import duty on plywood and upholstered seating furniture made in the U.S [...]

Chinese wood companies relocate to Vietnam to avoid US duties

Wood and wooden products manufacturers in China have been imposed 25% tariffs on all exports on the US market, as [...]

Italy: Housing sector drives growth wood products imports

Italy’s rise in timber imports in 2017 is a key indicator of the sector’s recovery. Overall, Italy’s [...]

IKEA ready to open its first store in India

IKEA, the world’s leading furniture retailer and manufacturer announced the opening of a store in Hyderabad, India sometime in [...]

CIFF Shanghai 2018 promises to be the biggest ever

The 42nd edition of CIFF Shanghai will be held at the National Exhibition & Convention Center (Shanghai), "NECC" Hongqiao from [...]

Amazon likely to become no.1 furniture retailer in the United States

Wayfair, the largest specialized online furniture retailer in the U.S., redoubled its efforts in search and TV advertising last [...]