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40% increase registered in Finnish exports to Asia

23.06.2017 − Finnish exports of softwood timber and planed products to Eastern Asia rose by 40% in the first quarter to 754,776 m³ and by six percentage points to a share of 31% . » more


Housing completions up by 12.1%

23.06.2017 − In 2016, completions of apartments in new and existing residential and non-residential buildings in Germany increased by 12.1% to 277,691 units, and by 7.0% in terms of budgeted costs, at €74.3bn. » more
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German hardwood-plywood imports down by 2%

23.06.2017 − Following continuous growth in 2016, German hardwood-plywood imports in the first quarter of 2017 declined by 2.3% to 167,774 m³. » more
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FEP: Parquet production increased by 2.5%

22.06.2017 − In the 16 member countries which make up the European Federation of the Parquet Industry (FEP), parquet production in 2016 increased year on year by 2.5% to 65.603m m². » more

Pallet production rises to 102.9m units

22.06.2017 − At a total of 102.88m units, German production of flat and box pallets in 2016 increased for the fourth year in succession.» more

Sherwin-Williams gets green light to acquire Valspar

16.06.2017 − Both the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the Canadian Competition Bureau (CCB) approved the acquisition of Valspar by Sherwin-Williams subject to conditions, on 26 May. » more

Steinhoff’s turnover up due to takeovers

15.06.2017 − Turnover of Steinhoff International Holdings increased in the first half of the 2016/2017 financial year by 48% vis à vis the comparative quarter of the preceding year to €10.2bn. » more