Rougier: Turnover at 2012 level

17.04.2014 − The French tropical timber company Rougier booked stable turnover of €141.7m last year, after a weak first half-year (-11.4%) was followed by recovery in the third (+11.9%) and fourth quarters...» more


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Siempelkamp sells fourth production plant to Luyuan

17.04.2014 − The Chinese manufacturer of wood-based panels Luoding Luyuan Wood Based Panel placed an order for a complete MDF/HDF thin-board plant with Siempelkamp.» more
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Importers suspend buying of some US hardwoods

16.04.2014 − In view of the continuing increases in prices for US hardwood lumber, various European importers are temporarily withholding from or at least heavily reducing purchases of individual wood species and...» more
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European flooring manufacturers aim to sell to China

16.04.2014 − European laminate flooring and parquet manufacturers have shipped more flooring to China over the course of the past two years after a longstanding decline in this business. » more

UPF: Three acquisitions within two weeks

15.04.2014 − With the acquisition of High Level Components on 31 March, the US woodworking and timber trading company Universal Forest Products (UFP) has completed the third acquisition within two weeks. » more

Schattdecor ups investments by almost half

15.04.2014 − The decor printer Schattdecor invested some €63m in increasing its production capacity in the 2013 business year.» more

Alno: Turnover has fallen sharply in 2013

12.04.2014 − Following a turnover decline of 1.4% in the 2012 financial year, last year kitchen manufacturer Alno recorded a more serious decline of 11.5% to €395.1m. » more