Wood-based Panels

Swiss Krono to invest in a new OSB plant in Russia

Swiss Krono Group, based in Lucerne, Switzerland, increased its consolidated gross revenue by more than 11% to reach CHF 2 [...]

Latest price info for Indian wood products

Latest prices for Indian teak, plywood and sawnwood - 1-15 January 2019    Plantation teak prices  [...]

European parquet market expected to contract in 2018, following years of growth

The overall consumption figures of the European Parquet Industry for the year 2018 have moderately contracted by a bit less [...]

IKEA Group will conduct an audit at Kronospan’s mills in Poland

  The IKEA Group will conduct an audit at the Polish mills of the Austrian company Kronospan, which is [...]

China-Europe Wood Industry Committee established for the promotion of wood products trade through railway express

A China-Europe Wood Industry Cooperation Summit was recently hosted by the China National Forest Products Industry Association (CNFPIA). A [...]

Sluggish Chinese economy affects global lumber market

As a result of the Chinese economy going down and the trade disputes the country has with the U.S [...]

IKEA plans a $450 million investment in Vietnam

Swedish furniture giant IKEA plans to invest an estimated $450 million to set up a retail system and warehouses in [...]

Laminate flooring market in Europe slowed down in 2018

    In 2018, manufacturing members of the Association of European Producers of Laminate Flooring (EPLF) achieved worldwide [...]

US lumber prices start to go up in January

    Trading in dry framing lumber picked up amid more curtailment news in British Columbia, and a [...]

Forestry products exports from Latvia soared in 2018

In the first 11 months of the year, Latvia exported EUR 2.414 billion worth of forestry products, up 15 [...]