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Editor’s pickFAO: Global wood production growth accelerates

08-01-2018
FAO, global wood production, OSB, particleboard, MDF

MDF in a factory in Vietnam Global production of major wood products surged in 2016 for the seventh consecutive year with a growth rate of three to six per cent, according to new data published by the UN Food and Agriculture Organization. The fastest increase in major wood products (industrial roundwood, sawnwood, wood-based panels, wood …

Editor’s pickWanhua places third order with Dieffenbacher, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin orders OSB plant

15-09-2017
xin weilin, Dieffenbacher, wanhua, china, OSB

Signing the contract with Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin. From left: Huang Rongsheng (Dieffenbacher Beijing), Lu Daoyi (Project Manager, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin), Zheng Fengshan (Chief Engineer, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin), Georg Rahm (Sales Manager, Dieffenbacher), Chen Zhengzhao (President, Guangxi Hengxian Xin Weilin), Liu Shouhua …

North American OSB market to improve in 2017

03-01-2017
North America, OSB, 2017

North America’s Oriented Strand Board (OSB) market is expected to improve in 2017, with the right balance between OSB mill start-ups and strong U.S. housing starts a decisive factor for its sustainability, according to a new report, WOOD MARKETS 2017 – The Solid Wood Products Outlook: 2017 to 2021 by International WOOD MARKETS …