Wood flooring

Slowing pace of EU tropical timber imports

Latest trade data shows that the rising trend in EU import value of tropical wood products that began in the [...]

Innovations4Flooring wins patent dispute against Unilin

Innovations4Flooring (I4F) has won a court case against the Unilin group. This concerns an invalidation action against the Dutch part [...]

US wood flooring imports on downward trend

After two consecutive months of growth, US wood flooring imports declined in April from the previous month. Hardwood flooring imports [...]

Unilin wins pantent case against Innovations 4 Flooring

On 15 June 2016, the Opposition Division of the European Patent Office (EPO) confirmed the validity of Unilin's European [...]

European parquet market on the road to recovery

Confirming the January forecast of the FEP (European Federation of the Parquet Industry) issued at the start of the DOMOTEX [...]

The SWISS KRONO Group to invest $230 million in expanding laminate flooring capacity in USA

Over the next two years, the SWISS KRONO Group will be investing 230 million U.S. dollars in its American [...]

China: Imported laminated flooring is popular amongst young consumers

According to a recent market survey young Chinese consumers prefer imported laminated flooring over domestic products, ITTO reported.   [...]

The European parquet market shows signs of general improvement

The Board of Directors of the European Federation of the Parquet Industry met recently and discussed amongst others both the [...]

Prices for wood products jump in Germany

In April producer prices for wood products in Germany moved significantly above the level of the previous month. For building [...]

US Demand for wood-plastic composite and plastic lumber to reach $6 Billion

US demand for wood-plastic composite (WPC) and plastic lumber is forecast to advance 6.9% per year to $5 [...]