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19.04.2017

Within January-March, 2017 Russia increased plywood production to 1.9%, chipboard production – to 17.5%, hardboard – to 18.3%

19.04.2017

Within 2016 year round logs export increased up to 3.2%. China is still the main importer (64% export portion). Saw-timber export also increased to 10.1% (more than 50% of the volume were imported by China).

10.04.2017

Within 2016 year “Fanplast” (Russia) decreased chipboard production volume to 7.7% in comparison with the same period of the previous year. In 2017 the company plans to launch production of the new types of phenol-base birch plywood

03.04.2017

In February 2017 wooden products export in Brazil increased up to 8.3%. Pine saw-timber volume increased to 8.4%, tropical saw-timber – to 16%. Pine plywood export volume increased to 6.7%, tropical plywood export volume showed 16.3% decrease. Wooden furniture export decreased to 3%

23.03.2017

Within January-February, 2017 plywood production in Russia increased by 3.2% in comparison with the same period of the previous year. Chipboard production increased by 14.2%, hardboard – by 24.3%

06.03.2017

Within January, 2017 plywood production in Ukraine increased by 11.9% in comparison with the same period of the previous year. Plywood production decreased by 7.7%

01.03.2017

The USA impose from December, 12, 2017 new standards of formaldehyde content in wooden panels. Standards will be mandatory for producers, importers, distributors and wholesalers.

28.02.2017

Dubai WoodShow 2017 will take place on 7 - 9 March, 2017 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The event will provide a platform for manufacturers, suppliers and machinery companies to showcase finished wood products

20.02.2017

Within January, 2017 plywood production in Russia increased by 5.2% in comparison with the same period of the previous year. Chipboard production increased by 16%, hardboard production – by 28.3%

15.02.2017

Within 2016 year “Bellesbumprom” (Belarus) significantly increased wooden products production such as hardboard and chipboard, birch/alder plywood, cartoon and packaging, paper, wallpaper