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Editor’s pickRadisson Collection Hotel, Strand Stockholm hotel reveals new look

20-08-2018
Radisson Collection Hotel, Strand Stockholm, Wingårdhs, Sweden, Nybroviken, oak, walnut, floors, walls

The Radisson Collection Hotel, Strand Stockholm opens its doors after an extensive renovation by Swedish Architectural Studio Wingårdhs, revealing a modern luxurious new look for the hotel, fit for the modern traveller and design enthusiast. The full renovation, including 170 guest rooms, lobby, meeting rooms and a new restaurant and bars …

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

24-07-2018
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 …

Editor’s pickAmerican hardwood lumber exports to Asia surge 17% in 2017

22-02-2018
AHEC, American hardwoods, oak

American oak veneer being prepared in a factory in Vietnam. Image: Turnstone Singapore   The full year of 2017 saw the largest exports ever on record for American hardwoods, with an increase of 17 per cent by value for lumber over 2016, according to new data from the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC). That gives the American hardwood …

Editor’s pickUS hardwood flooring imports significantly up from 2016

08-09-2017
American red oak, hardwood flooring

America bought hardwood flooring and assembled flooring panel worth US$5.4 Mn and US$13.3 Mn in June respectively. Year-to-date hardwood floor imports grew 23 per cent compared to the same period last year. Year-to-date imports of assembled flooring panels (engineered wood flooring) was only slightly higher than in June 2016. Hardwood flooring …

Australia's Big River Group introduces Tasmanian Oak to its prefinished Australian hardwood engineered flooring range

08-08-2016
Tasmanian Oak, Australia, hardwood, engineered flooring

Known for its warmth, unique character and stunning beauty, timber is an ideal choice when it comes to flooring options. Important factors such as lifestyle, furnishings, wear, cost and appearance are to be considered when choosing the most suitable type of timber. Offering character and individual richness, Big River, one of New South Wales' …