Woodworking Machinery

European countries to benefit from US-China trade war

The additional tariffs on US imports from China threatened by US President Donald Trump would damage China, while giving the [...]

Italy: Woodworking machinery orders drop sharply in Q2/2019

In the second quarter of 2019 the orders of wood and furniture machinery and equipment in Italy have decreased by [...]

Homag to negatively revise its earnings forecast for 2019

    German woodworking machinery giant Homag announced that it will negatively revise its earnings forecast for 2019 [...]

Chinese woodworking companies to explore business opportunities in the U.S. market

Many Chinese woodworking companies expressed their expectations to further explore business opportunities in the U.S. market, as they participated [...]

Biesse’s outlook for 2019 goes down, while the woodworking industry is affected by weaker demand

Despite the more than EUR 40 million of signed orders achieved during the Ligna fair in May, the Biesse Group [...]

US and China to restart tariffs talks; the US will no longer impose new tariffs

On June 29, Chinese President Xi Jinping met with US President Trump in Osaka, Japan.    During [...]

Chinese tariffs hit the US forest supply chain

The US trade and tariff war with China that has been reignited in recent weeks is directly impacting American log [...]

Chinese companies seeking alternatives to US timber

At present, Chinese companies have been able to absorb the increased tariff levels on imported US timber raw materials but [...]

Ligna 2019 attracted more than 90,000 visitors

The five-day LIGNA 2019 closed on an impressive note. The world's leading trade fair for woodworking and wood [...]