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Rest of duty-free quota nearing last year’s level

24.03.2017 − Some 410,422 m³ of softwood plywood had been imported into the EU duty-free by the middle of March. » more


Fürstenberg-THP building pilot plant for impregnation

24.03.2017 − German Fürstenberg-THP has almost completed the approval procedure for the pilot plant for impregnation with SleeperProtect in Hüfingen. » more
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3.4% growth at Dormakaba in first half-year 2016/2017

24.03.2017 − Swiss Dormakaba Holding generated sales revenue of CHF1.174bn in the first half of its business year 2016/2017 (30 June). » more

EU Commission clears Munksjö-Ahlström merger

24.03.2017 − The European Commission’s Directorate General for Competition cleared the planned merger of the two Finnish speciality paper manufacturers Munksjö and Ahlstrom on 13 March. » more

Ashley Furniture to invest USD65m in logistics centre

23.03.2017 − US-American Ashley Furniture Industries is set to spend USD65m on building a new logistics centre with an area of about 850,000 sqft or nearly 80,000 m² in Mesquite, Texas. » more

Homag Group standardising all product brands

23.03.2017 − Homag Group is to standardise its different product brands under the Homag name as part of the One Homag reorganisation project that has been in progress since June 2015. » more
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Finnish softwood lumber exports to China up by 63%

22.03.2017 − Finnish exports of rough-sawn and planed softwood lumber to China increased by 63% in the fourth quarter of 2016 vis à vis the comparative quarter the preceding year to 312,367m³. » more