Keyword: German

German woodworking machinery industry with record level of demand

The gap between global demand and the production of woodworking machinery is widening.    In the first [...]

German sawmill industry feels the effects of the war, especially in terms of energy prices

With a survey, the German Sawmill and Wood Industry Association (DeSH) asked its member companies about the current and expected [...]

Germany’s sawmill industry expects market volatility to continue in 2022

2021 was a year of change in many ways. Although the pandemic remained with its effects on large parts of [...]

German wood packaging industry hits the timber supply alarm

Wood packaging industry is alarmed: German export industry and domestic supply in danger.    Marcus Kirschner, Managing [...]

German wood industry is doing mostly well – but price increases are increasingly affecting companies

The current supply and price situation is also an increasing burden for many German industry companies.     [...]

Fire, drought, bark beetles ravage German forests

    The condition of German forests has deteriorated to record levels due to fire, drought and a [...]

German furniture manufacturers seek to boost exports to Scandinavian countries

    Despite the currently difficult environment the German furniture industry is continuing its export offensive.    [...]

Covid-19 and damaged wood, two major challenges of the German sawmill industry

In the German economy, Corona has led to a severe slump. The gross domestic product (GDP) in the 2nd quarter [...]

German furniture industry expects a 10% drop in sales for 2020

The German furniture industry has so far come through the corona crisis robustly compared to other economic sectors.   [...]

German woodworking machinery reaches record sales in 2018

    In the five years from 2014 to 2018, the production of German manufacturers of woodworking machinery [...]