Panels & Furniture Asia May/June 2023


Trends in US softwood exports to Asia
The lumber market of late has not been doing too well, and the softwood sector is no exception. Rose Braden, president of the Softwood Export Council, details a few trends and challenges of the US softwood market.

Malaysian Wood Expo 2023: Gateway into Malaysian and South East Asian timber market
Malaysian Wood Expo 2023 is back after a hiatus from 18-20 Jun 2023 at the Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre (MITEC) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, with more than 3,500 trade visitors expected compared to the 2019 edition.

LIGNA 2023 Show Preview
Curious to know what some of the exhibitors at LIGNA 2023 will be featuring? From inspection systems and automated edgebanders to cutting tools and design software, read on to get an early taste of one of the world’s biggest wood and woodworking trade shows.