DLH in talks with several potential investors

22.04.2014 − The Danish timber merchant Dalhoff Larsen & Hornemann (DLH) has said that it is currently in talks with potential investors regarding its Nordic, Western Europe and CEE & Russia divisions and its...» more


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Newpro closes second location in Smithers

22.04.2014 − Northern Engineered Wood Products (New-pro) ceased production at the end of 2013 and has thus stopped making particleboard altogether for the time being.» more
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Lebo stops processing veneers at Weidhofer

22.04.2014 − The German interior door producer Lebo stopped manufacturing endless veneer edgebanding and fixed-dimension veneers at a site in Krakow am See in northern Germany in autumn 2013. » 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

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