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According to China Customs, in the first half of 2021 sawnwood imports totalled 14.06 million m3 valued at US$3.573 billion, down 17% in volume and down 3% in value.Of total sawnwood imports, sawn softwood imports fell 24% to 9.66 million m3, accounting for 69% of the national total, down...
Raute Corporation has received orders worth approximately 18 million euros from Red October LLC to Russia. The order includes machines for all main production processes to a new birch plywood and veneer mill, a log handling line, three peeling lines, a veneer drying and grading line, and a plywood...
A leading provider of sustainable wood-based solutions for the construction industry, Stora Enso will join Build-in-Wood consortium, who helms projects covering the entire wood value chain from factory to final construction. The addition is meant to replace outgoing Norwegian partner Splitkon, who is leaving the project due to changed...
From 25 October to 19 November 2021, HOMAG and WEINMANN will provide news about machines, cell solutions, digital products and production methods in woodworking and timber construction at their HOMAG Treff and WEINMANN Treff 2021.The face-to-face events and demonstrations in Holzbronn, Herzebrock and St. Johann will come with the...
How can consumers and retailers contribute positively towards the preservation of forests, and at the same time support natural ecosystems, wildlife habitats, biodiversity, and contribute to climate change mitigation?One proven way is to purchase sustainably sourced wooden furniture, as that will also go a long way towards protecting the...
Material availability, climate protection and the Green Deal: the last few months have clearly shown how important these issues are. In order to promote dialogue for a future-oriented bioeconomy despite the COVID-19 pandemic, the Wood Industry Summit will be launched as a digital event for the first time. The...
Environmentally friendly and safe harvesting solutions for slopes are in high demand, especially when harvesting takes place in areas with varying terrain and steepness. Ponsse, one of the world's leading manufacturers for cut-to-length (CTL) forest machines, introduces solutions for working on slope conditions.PONSSE Synchrowinch is an important optional...
First recorded in 26 November 2020 before starting three-shift operations in March 2021, the benchmark oriented strand board (OSB) plant of the Russian wood-based material manufacturer ZAO Murom has now reached its new milestone: the plant was accepted in July, a success in view of challenging circumstances.The new OSB...
Total exports of the United States (US) hardwood lumber and veneer to India for the first half of 2021 reached US$3.685 million, according to American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC), the leading international trade association for the American hardwood industry. Statistics compiled from the latest data and released by the...
Organisers of the 27th China International Furniture Expo (Furniture China 2021) have announced the postponement of the event. Originally scheduled to be held from 7 to 11 September 2021, the fair, along with concurrently held Maison Shanghai, has been postponed to 28 to 31 December 2021. The fairs will be...