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Mercer taking over Friesau facility from Klausner

24.02.2017 − Mercer International is taking over the sawmill of Klausner Holz Thüringen (KHT) of Ebersdorf-Friesau for $55.1m plus approximately $9m in working capital along with the biomass-fired cogeneration...» more


Nobilia pushes capacity expansion in Kaunitz

24.02.2017 − With the long-scheduled expansion of the Verl-Kaunitz plant as well as ongoing assessment of investment possibilities in China, German Nobilia-Werke J. Stickling intends to lay foundations for...» more
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Duratex reports 13% jump in raw board sales

24.02.2017 − Brazilian Duratex increased its raw board sales by 12.6% to 373,698 m³ in the fourth quarter.» more

Pori titanium dioxide plant suffers major damage in fire

23.02.2017 − A titanium dioxide plant in Pori, Finland suffered significant damage in a fire on 30 January. » more
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EPLF again corrects sales figures for 2016

23.02.2017 − Slight corrections have been made to the sales statistics presented by the European Producers of Laminate Flooring (EPLF) during Domotex in Hanover in mid-January 2017. » more

SchwörerHaus expands module production capacity

22.02.2017 − German SchwörerHaus will in 2017 invest a total of roughly €10m in the expansion of production of the wooden-construction modules offered under the brand name FlyingSpaces. » more

German woodworking machinery industry grew by 14%

22.02.2017 − The German woodworking machinery industry saw its manufacturing grow more sharply than expected last year. » more