Wood-based panels

German OSB manufacturing falls for eighth quarter

11.11.2019 − Some 300,409 m³ of OSB (commodity tariff number 1621 13 160) were made in Germany during the second quarter. » more

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No recovery in composite panels sales

08.11.2019 − The situation playing out on North American particleboard and MDF/HDF markets has not fundamentally improved over the past few months. » more

VDMA 10% decrease in output in 2020

06.11.2019 − The German Woodworking Machinery Association thinks that production will stay at last year’s level in 2019 even though many companies are experiencing weaker order intake.» more

Steico boosts EBITDA margin to over 25%

05.11.2019 − The insulating board and LVL manufacturer Steico increased its EBITDA margin based on gross revenues to 25.2 % in the third quarter on the back of additional improvements in its revenues and earnings. » more

Dongwha orders another MDF plant from Siempelkamp

04.11.2019 − Dongwha Holdings is building an MDF works of its own in northern Vietnam.» more