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Proteak and Finsa agree cooperation on MDF project

30.01.2015 − Mexican Proteak Uno intends to operate the MDF/HDF plant currently being constructed through the Proteak subsidiary Pro MDF at its site in Huimanguillo/Tabasco in cooperation with Spanish Finsa.» more


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Prices for Scandinavian whitewood falling by €8-10/m³

30.01.2015 − By the middle of January Scandinavian shippers had agreed with their central European customers on new terms for deliveries of rough-sawn whitewood in the first quarter of 2015. » more

Insolvency proceedings against Holz-Impex HS started

30.01.2015 − German import and timber-trading company Holz-Impex HS is insolvent. » more
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MMFA estimates European LVT market at 48m m²

30.01.2015 − The Multilayer Modular Flooring Association (MMFA) believes that close to 48m m² of LVT was sold in Europe in 2014. » more

German pallet output up by roughly 7% until October

29.01.2015 − German pallet output rose by 6.9% in the first three quarters of 2014 to 70.86m units. » more

Furniture industry improves turnover by 1.5% in 2014

29.01.2015 − The German furniture industry concluded the 2014 financial year with a 1.5% increase in turnover, according to the latest figures, thus exceeding expectations. » more

New line at Balterio to start operations in April

28.01.2015 − The Belgian MDF/HDF and laminate-flooring manufacturer Spanolux div. Balterio intends to commission the digital-printing and lacquering line at its plant in Vielsalm during the course of April. » more