Japan: Prices on glulam market still under pressure

27.11.2014 − Japanese importers and further processors of wood-construction products continued to exercise considerable purchasing restraint up until mid-November. » more


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Kährs turnover increases more significantly in Q3

27.11.2014 − With an increase of 7% to SEK627m turnover of Kährs Holding increased even more significantly vis à vis the comparative period last year in the third quarter than in both of the preceding quarters. » more

Surteco corrects turnover forecast downwards

27.11.2014 − As a reaction to the deteriorating general economic conditions Surteco has made a slight downward correction to its turnover forecast for the whole of 2014 from the previous figure of €630-640m. » more
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Consumption figures still rising slower than production

27.11.2014 − The latest figures from the countries participating in the 72nd UNECE Timber Committee meeting taking place this week in Kazan, Russia, reveal further growth in apparent softwood lumber consumption.» more
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Latvijas Finieris to build new veneer mill in Kurzeme

22.11.2014 − The Latvian birch plywood producer Latvijas Finieris has announced plans to build a new veneer mill in the Kurzeme region of western Latvia. » more

ZDB lowers residential construction forecast

20.11.2014 − The German Construction Confederation forecasts a turnover increase of 4.5% to €35.2bn in residential construction for 2014 vis à vis the previous year. » more

Business expectations remain pessimistic

16.10.2014 − In September there was a further deterioration in morale within the German furniture industry. » more