Valmet acquires refiner segment manufacturer

23.05.2019 − Valmet has expanded its spare part and services business for refiners with the 1 May acquisition of the US firm J&L Fiber Services. » more


Freda invests €42m in new factory in Kaunas

23.05.2019 − On 20 March Lithuanian Freda opened a cabinet furniture factory, including a warehouse, in the FEZ Kaunas special economic zone.» more
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Several interior door producers increasing capacity

23.05.2019 − A number of major investment projects have been carried out or launched in the German interior door industry over the past few months. » more
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Export share of non-European countries has risen

21.05.2019 − German exports of coniferous sawn timber to non-European countries increased by 41% to 453,877 m³ in the first quarter; their share of total German exports thus rose by six percentage points to 29%. » more
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Nolte wants to commission new waste wood plant in July

20.05.2019 − The construction of the new waste wood processing plant at Nolte Holzwerkstoff is largely proceeding according to plan. » more

Enviva sold 30 % more pellets in the first quarter

20.05.2019 − The US pellet manufacturer Enviva Partners L.P. marketed 843,000 tonnes of pellets in the first quarter; this corresponds to an increase of 30 % compared to the same quarter of the previous year. » more

Transferred restructuring for HPL producer Dekodur

17.05.2019 − Dekodur, a laminate manufacturer , has been acquired by the private investor Rolf van den Berg and Sagacious in a transferred restructuring. » more