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Global softwood lumber trade fell 7% in 2018

20-03-2019
#softwood #lumbertrade #marketreport

US lumber prices took a roller coaster ride and China’s wood demand slowed in the 2H/18, reports the Wood Resource Quarterly Global Softwood Lumber Trade In 2018, global trade of lumber fell for the first time in five years, with total trade down 7% year-over-year. The four largest importing countries, the US (-18%), China (-5%), the …

Dubai WoodShow now open with 240 exhibitors and 530 brands

13-03-2019
Dubai, Middle East, woodworking

Eng.Dawood Abdul Rahman Abdullah Al Hajiri, Dubai municipality’s general director, officially inaugurated the Dubai WoodShow at the Dubai World Trade Centre on Tuesday, March 12, in the presence of key international dignitaries and VIPs. The event will run until Thursday, 14th March. “Wood industry is an important sector all over the …

Elmia Wood changes dates of 2021 conference

27-02-2019
Elmia Wood

Elmia AB has announced that their forestry fair, Elmia Wood, will be launched May 18-21 in 2021. Elmia Wood is an international fair for the entire forestry industry, as a meeting place held in the woods where everyone, from the idea stage to the finished products and machines, has the opportunity to be represented. “The dates May 18-21, …

KCD Software launches new website

27-02-2019
KCD Software, woodworking, design

KCD Software, a leading provider of professional custom woodworking and design-to-CNC software for the cabinet and closet industries, has announced the launch of its newly designed website. The completely revamped website features a simplified and streamlined design, improved functionality and enriched content areas. It is designed to support …

Boise Cascade to sell plywood plant

15-02-2019
Boise Cascade, Southern Veneer, plywood, veneer

Boise Cascade Company has entered into an agreement with an affiliate of Southern Veneer Products (Southern Veneer) to sell its plywood operations in Moncure, North Carolina. Founded in 1998, Southern Veneer, located in Fitzgerald, Georgia, is a privately-held manufacturer of high-quality plywood, veneer and wood by-products. “Moncure …

Indonesian government wants high performance panel industry

03-01-2019
Indonesia government, plywood

Coordinating Minister for Economic Affairs, Darmin Nasution, says the government wants the Indonesian wood panel industry to get back into its top shape, according to Tempo, through the continued synergies between the industry, entrepreneurs and a secure source of raw materials through Industrial Plantation Forests (HTIs). Meanwhile, the newly …

Editor’s pickWood Awards 2018 shortlist: Ovo Furniture Range

19-11-2018
Wood Awards 2018 shortlist, Ovo Furniture Range

The range celebrates the age-old tradition of craftsmanship in everyday objects. Durability and careful detailing in the American black walnut and oak used have been combined with strong materiality to create a range that is tactile and generous. Fitting for both commercial and domestic spaces, the collection includes two variants of dining …

Editor’s pickWood Awards 2018 shortlist: Royal Academy of Music Theatre and Angela Burgess Recital Hall

09-11-2018
Wood Awards 2018 shortlist, Royal Academy of Music Theatre and Angela Burgess Recital Hall

Shortlisted in the Education & Public Sector of the Wood Awards 2018, the Royal Academy of Music Theatre and Angela Burgess Recital Hall. Capable of sitting 309, the Susie Sainsbury Theatre now forms the heart of the Academy. Made of American cherry and European oak and inspired by the curved shapes of string instruments, it has been …

Editor’s pickWood Awards 2018 shortlist: Storey’s Field Centre & Eddington Nursery

08-11-2018
Wood Awards 2018 shortlist, Storey’s Field Centre & Eddington Nursery

In the category of Commercial & Leisure, Storey’s Field Centre & Eddington Nursery, a 100-place nursery built of American white ash, European oak and Canadian western red cedar, is arranged around three sides of a landscaped courtyard. On the fourth side, is the civic scaled community centre including a 180-seat main hall. The …

Editor’s pickWood Awards 2018 shortlist: GYC#1

07-11-2018
Wood Awards 2018 shortlist, GYC#1

A collectors’ cabinet inspired by David Gates’ interest in industrial and agricultural architecture and infrastructure, GYC#1 is the first piece in the series to be finished completely in black and is closely related to the landscape of the Thames estuary. With various species used in its construction – American birds eye …