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Thai group S.P.B orders second line from Dieffenbacher

09.12.2016 − Thai S.P.B. Panel Industries Co. ordered an MDF/THDF line from German Dieffenbacher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau in the third quarter. » more


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Marked growth in Germany’s overseas lumber exports

09.12.2016 − German exports of rough-sawn softwood lumber to countries outside Europe rose sharply in the third quarter by 35% against the same quarter of last year to 421,212 m³.» more

Kiel: Logistics centre for forest products officially opened

09.12.2016 − On 11 November, German Seehafen Kiel officially opened the handling and distribution centre for forest products in the northern section of Ostuferhafen that had already been put into service in July. » more

Versowood acquires gluelam plant from Metsä

09.12.2016 − Finnish Metsä Group has sold its Kuningaspalkki gluelam-timber plant in Hartola, which is part of the Metsä Wood division, to Finnish Versowood and thereby completely withdrawn from laminated-wood...» more
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KKR exits completely from Tarkett in three stages

08.12.2016 − During the course of recent months, US-American Kohlberg, Kravis, Roberts & Co. LP (KKR) sold its holding in French Tarkett in three stages. » more

Danzer: Thick veneers from North American timber

08.12.2016 − Besides Danzer Veneer Europe, another subsidiary within the Danzer group has been able to offer thick-cut veneers for the flooring industry since October: Danzer Veneer America. » more

Turnover in German furniture trade to reach almost €28bn

08.12.2016 − The association of German furniture, kitchen and interior finishing dealers is expecting net turnover (excluding VAT) to the amount of almost €28bn this year in the German furniture and kitchen...» more