Wood Furniture

Vietnam tightens timber laws to avoid US tariff threats

Vietnam’s wood industry, under investigation by the U.S. Trade Representative for allegedly importing illegally harvested or traded timber [...]

UK timber imports show continued strong market recovery

    UK's timber and panel import volumes performed strongly in October 2020 for the fifth consecutive [...]

Phytosanitary controls to be extended to UK wood product imports from EU countries

A significant impact of the UK’s exit from the EU single market on 1st January is the requirement for [...]

Vietnam’s wood exports in line to hit another record in 2020

Vietnam's wood export turnover this year is expected to reach a record high of nearly US$12.5 billion [...]

China: Timber enterprises cut or cease production due to air pollution

An orange alert for heavy air pollution has been issued in Lanshan District of Linyi City, Shandong Province and an [...]

UK to implement post-Brexit Tariff Schedule on wood products

Starting 1st January the UK has implemented a new “Global Tariff” regime which closely mirrors the existing EU tariff regime [...]

IKEA plans to enter Indian wood market delayed

IKEA India’s plans to enter in the wood market have been delayed because of the Covid-19 pandemic.  [...]

China-Europe container rates continue to skyrocket; price pressure in wood industry

The China-Europe container crisis has escalated over the past week, with container prices reaching new highs, while the container [...]

Wooden surfaces can fight against spread of coronavirus

The survival of viruses on wooden surfaces is studied in a project started last summer by the universities of Eastern [...]

COVID-19 pandemic has seriously disrupted Poland’s forest industry

The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken the condition of the wood industry in Poland, which after temporary problems, including with [...]