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Thailand: Positive growth in the rubberwood industry

10-05-2018
Thailand, Sylva Wood 2018

The Economic Intelligence Center (EIC) predicts local rubberwood production in Thailand is set to increase by three per cent in the medium term, from 20 million tonnes in 2016 to about 23 million tonnes in 2020. This is due to the new plantings between the period 1991 and 1995. A rubber tree’s latex production capacity usually lasts about …

Editor’s pickIs France about to witness a renaissance for its timber industry?

07-05-2018
France, Sylva Wood 2018

A log yard in France. Image: French Timber. With a turnover of EUR60 billion and 440,000 jobs distributed across the country, France’s timber industry is witnessing a renaissance and revitalisation as the nation looks to sustainable timber production.  Made up of a long value chain consisting of numerous individuals and companies, …

Another successful edition of DOMOTEX 2018 closes in Hannover

16-01-2018
DOMOTEX 2018

The Carpet Design Awards was one of the main draws at DOMOTEX 2018 DOMOTEX 2018 featured a fresher, more modern, trendier look and feel than ever. Running from 12 to 15 January in Hannover, Germany, the event sported an all-new site and hall layout, plus a new Friday-to-Monday run and an array of immersive displays exploring the lead theme of …

Editor’s pickDOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR 2018 now open for registration

08-01-2018
Domotex Asia, Chinafloor, 2018

The annual flooring show now invites visitors to register for the 2018 event, held from March 20 to 22. 2018 also marks the 20th anniversary and to celebrate, 100 over pre-registered visitors will be given signature VIP access to conferences and festivities during the show. The show saw a 20 per cent increase in number of international visitors …