Wood Furniture

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.   [...]

Vietnam plywood companies to face increased trade risks

China has invested in 29 plywood projects worth over US$150 million in Vietnam, becoming the country’s largest plywood [...]

Malaysian timber companies facing the pandemic

A recently released report details the upheavals experienced by the timber industry during the Movement Control Order (MCO) first implemented [...]

IKEA to review its Ukrainian wood supply after critical report

    Furniture retailer IKEA said on Tuesday it would review its wood supply chain in Ukraine after [...]

Ikea to face allegations of illegally logged timber from Ukraine

from ancient forests in Ukraine.  Although the timber was certified as sustainable by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC [...]

Forest industry events canceled or postponed in North America; latest updates

As countries, provinces and states across the United States and Canada announced strict measures to contain the spread of coronavirus [...]

India to invest US$ 10 billion to build four major furniture industry clusters

Indian government intends to invest between 10 billion and 11 billion US dollars for the establishment of 3-4 furniture [...]

Italian woodworking machinery hard hit by COVID-19

According to the analysis of data collected by the Studies Office of Acimall, the Confindustria-member association representing the Italian [...]