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  • febrero 07, 2018 14:19

France: Hardwood Sawmills complain of lack of oak roundwood

At a press conference in February 6, 2018, the French Wood Federation (FNB) President, Mr. Philippe Siat, appealed directly to France's President Macron. The capacity of the 550 sawmills specialized in the processing of oak roundwood is currently at only 60% on average, although demand is booming. The weather is sharpening the latent supply crisis and threatening many family-run businesses. The federation calls for an expansion of the EU label, successfully launched two years ago on private forests... [más...]

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  • febrero 05, 2018 11:45

European sawmills boost softwood lumber exports to China

The European sawmills exported 3.2 million cubic meters of sawn and planed lumber to China from January to November 2017, 55% more than in the corresponding period of 2016. In particular, Northern European sawmills deliveries to China performed very well last year... [más...]

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  • enero 26, 2018 09:00

Company accused by EIA of supplying illegal teak for luxury yachts denies allegations

Two of the biggest exhibitors at the London Boat Show, which took place between January 10-14th are accused by the London-based Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) of building luxury yachts with illegitimate teak from Myanmar. The investigation made on Sunseeker International and Princess Yachts International has revealed that the Burmese teak entering the supply chains of the companies had been traded in breach of the European Union Timber Regulation (EUTR)... [más...]

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  • enero 17, 2018 09:06

Domotex 2018 closes with record exhibitors and rising number of visitors

1,615 exhibitors with a booked area of ​​106,000 square meters and 45,000 trade visitors from more than 100 nations came to Hanover from 12 to 15 January for this year's Domotex.... [más...]

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  • noviembre 02, 2017 14:06

Vietnam might become a potential export market for Sweden

The Swedish wood industry considers that Vietnam’s wood processing industry is a potential market for its eco-friendly, competitive and sustainable materials... [más...]

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  • octubre 13, 2017 16:46

Perspectivas positivas para los mercados de madera

Los días 5 y 6 de octubre de 2017 se realizó la 65ª edición de la Conferencia Internacional de la Madera Sólida en las instalaciones del hotel Sofitel Hamburg Alter Wall. La conferencia de este año contó con la participación de unos 150 participantes de todo el mundo ...... [más...]

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  • septiembre 08, 2017 16:20

Stable Swedish softwood lumber exports

In May 2017, the Swedish sawmills exported the same amount of softwood lumber in sawn and planed form, as compared to the previous month... [más...]

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  • agosto 30, 2017 09:00

EU considers future of illegal logging and deforestation policy

During June 2017, two large conferences in Europe addressed policy issues in relation to deforestation and illegal logging. The conferences reaffirmed the EU’s continued political commitment to trade related policy measures in response to concerns about illegal logging and deforestation.... [más...]

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  • agosto 14, 2017 10:50

Rising home prices and countervailing duties hit the US housing market

Housing starts increased 8% in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,215,000, according to the US Department of Housing and Urban Development and the Commerce Department. Starts were 2% above the June 2016 rate. Single-family construction grew 13.5% in June... [más...]

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  • junio 19, 2017 17:02

LIGNA: Innovative technologies accelerate the sawmill industry's growth

Self-optimisation is trend. Not only for the human body but also for the sawmill industry. One trend is the search for higher speed, a second the minimisation of noiseThe sawmill and a third one the increas of efficieny by using special products or processes. Fordaq talked to peaople of the sawmill industry on LIGNA. The fair took place between 22 and 26 May in Hannover, Germany. ...... [más...]

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