Germany: Building permits turned positive in July

24.09.2018 − In July, the construction of 30,181 apartments in new residential buildings was approved in Germany; this corresponds to an increase of 17.3% compared to the same month last year. » more


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Beech roundwood exports to China reach peak level

24.09.2018 − Following the significant 18% increase in beech roundwood exports to China to a volume of 155,325 m³ in the first quarter of 2018, export growth in the second quarter continued at a rate of 24% to...» more

Falling home-furniture imports from Eastern Europe

23.09.2018 − German imports of living room, dining room, and bedroom furniture in the first half-year were 7.0% lower than a year earlier at 764.0m €. » more

Centuryply making debut in lamination in Hoshiarpur too

21.09.2018 − Indian Century Plyboards has put the company’s second short-cycle press into operation in Hoshiarpur, Punjab. » more
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LP has shut down EWP site due to Hurricane Florence

21.09.2018 − Louisiana-Pacific has temporarily taken the EWP plant in Wilmington/North Carolina out of production. » more
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Unilin files patent infringement suit against Windmöller

18.09.2018 − On 12 September, the Unilin Group filed a patent infringement suit against Windmöller GmbH at the Düsseldorf Regional Court. » more

Investor wants to reopen ArkLam gluelam plant

17.09.2018 − A group of Texas investors plans to reopen the Arkansas Lamination (ArkLam) gluelam plant in Magnolia/Arkansas, which has been closed since 2015, as a cross laminated timber plant. » more