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Malaysia: Plywood production threatened by declining log supplies and rising costs

The media in Sarawak recently highlighted the impact declining log production and rising production costs are having on the plywood [...]

Vietnam captures opportunities from US/China trade dispute

In the first three months of 2019 Vietnam’s wood product exports were valued at around US$2.3 billion [...]

Kronospan wants to build its second plant in Ukraine

The Kronospan Group plans to build a new plant at the Gorodok site in the Rivne region of Ukraine by [...]

Vietnam: 2018 timber imports almost 10 million cubic metres

Vietnam is increasing its imports of primary wood products, especially hardwoods, from over 100 countries to meet the demands of [...]

China: Smooth transition in the particleboard market

The Chinese particleboard market has a smooth transition. Some merchants have reported that the particleboard market has been hit by [...]

Growth in the production of European wood-based panels

The European wood-based panels industry recorded a growth in production of 1.7% in 2018, with notable gains in [...]

U.S. lumber prices continue to move up, but pace of growth slower

Sales of framing lumber in U.S. geared down, as buyers had covered many of their needs prior to the [...]

Egger starts production at new chipboard plant in Biskupiec, Poland

On June 28, 2019, Egger Biskupiec began to operate its state-of-the-art chipboard production plant for furniture manufacturing [...]

Danzer to close French veneer plant in Souvans

International hardwood specialist Danzer closes his plant in Souvans / France. The production site, which specializes in sliced oak wear layers [...]