Wood-based Panels

Chinese plywood presence on the US market crashes due to countervailing duties

      US hardwood plywood imports from China have plunged this year after massive anti-dumping [...]

US lumber prices hit lowest level in two years

Disappointment permeated US framing lumber markets, as trading lacked follow-through from the previous week’s pickup in sales. One [...]

Siempelkamp to supply MDF panel production line in China

Linyi Huan Ge Co., LTD, Chinese manufacturer of MDF panels ordered a complete forming and press line with ContiRoll® for [...]

Sveza plans to boost plywood production in Russia

Sveza plans investment projects with a total value of more than 800 million rubles at Sveza Tyumen plywood plant. The [...]

Plywood production rising in Europe

The UNECE Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry (COFFI) released their Annual Market Review 2017-2018, together with several [...]

Lumber prices in the US continue to drop

    US traders noted a change in the tone of the framing lumber market, and even a [...]

The European Union and Vietnam have finally signed the VPA

    On 19 October 2018, a voluntary partnership agreement (VPA) between the European Union and the Socialist [...]

Homag works on meeting increased demand from the furniture industry

Homag is taking steps to continue its sales and earnings growth. The world market leader of woodworking machinery is fundamentally [...]

Overview of the global MDF market

    The global MDF market amounted to 99.6M cubic meters in 2017, posting solid gains over [...]

3000 plywood businesses have been closed in China

A massive restructuring effort to eliminate outdated and polluting wood processing mills, many of them being plymills had, by the [...]