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ASSA ABLOY Acquires Spence Doors in Australia

ASSA ABLOY, Spence Doors

ASSA ABLOY has acquired Spence Doors, a leading manufacturer of commercial doors in Australia. "I am very pleased to welcome Spence Doors and their employees into the ASSA ABLOY Group. This acquisition delivers on our strategy to strengthen our position in the mature markets through adding complementary products and solutions to our core …

Editor’s pickMore Chinese wood products added to Trump's future massive tariff list

U.S.-China trade war, lumber, U.S. market, furniture, oak, beech, maple, ash, cherry, particleboard, various types of plywood, doors

As the trade war between U.S. and China heats up, U.S. President Donald Trump has listed more than $200 billion worth of Chinese exports to the U.S. that may be subjected to new tariffs come end of August. The list is massive and includes industrial goods and chemicals, consumer products, and wood products. If the list comes into effect, just …

Japan's wooden door imports up 5%

Japan, wooden doors, ITTO

Japan’s imports of wooden doors were up 5% year-on-year in August up 7% compared to July levels.   Its top three suppliers were still China (67%), the Philippines (17%) and Indonesia, trailing behind at 5%.   The main demand drivers were the new build and home renovation market as well as recent improvement in …