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SCA to acquire 13,000 hectares of forest land in Latvia

02-10-2020
Latvia, SCA, acquisition, forest

SCA has signed an agreement to acquire forest land in Latvia from Isnaudas Forest Holding AB. The acquisition comprises an area of 19,150 hectares, of which 13,100 is forest land, at a purchase price of 44.5 million Euros (approximately SEK 450 million). The standing timber volume amounts to 1.8 million cubic metres. Some areas of the acquired …

Editor’s pickMalaysian International Furniture Fair concludes first-ever virtual exhibition

01-10-2020
Malaysia, exhibition, COVID-19, digital event, MIFF, Furniverse

Southeast Asia’s largest furniture trade show, the Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) has concluded its first-ever virtual exhibition, MIFF Furniverse, which was held throughout the month of August 2020. Aimed to connect global furniture markets with real-time trade opportunities, the inaugural online exhibition consisted of …

CIFF 上海虹桥丨家居人的主战场,鸣枪开锣!

29-09-2020

9月7日早上6:30,一声发令枪在上海虹桥·国家会展中心北厅前的广场上空响起,第46届中国(上海)国际家具博览会开幕跑暨2020绿色领跑创造赢,为家居人2020下半年的主战场,正式拉开帷幕! 经过四个昼夜的布展,中国家博会(上海)以惊艳四座的形象震撼登 …

CIFF 上海虹桥 | 家具设备&木工机械硬核登场,实力圈粉!

29-09-2020

21世纪,技术成为众多行业背后的核心推动力,家居行业也不例外。正因为家居行业源头不断的技术创新和材料研发,家居市场才能如春日繁花常开不败。 中国家博会(上海)同期举办上海国际家具生产设备及木工机械展览会,200余家生产设备及木工机械参展企业 …

Editor’s pickProduction begins at EGGER’s 20th plant; first in North America

25-09-2020
EGGER, North Carolina, United States, production plant, wood based materials

A milestone for EGGER: On 19 September 2020, the 20th plant in the world, and first in North America, began production (Photo: EGGER Wood Based Materials) After a two-year construction period, the EGGER Group has started production at its new wood-based materials plant in Lexington, North Carolina, USA. A 440 million euro investment, this is …

Editor’s pickAustrian firms build largest CLT panel in the world

24-09-2020
Austria, construction, wood panel, panel, CLT, CLT panel, record breaking, world record

Record-breaking 650-square-metre CLT panel In the Austrian province of Vorarlberg, a timber construction is currently being built with a record-breaking 650-square-metre cross laminated timber (CLT) panel, announced Timbatec. The TS3 technology makes it possible – a development by Timbatec together with the ETH Zurich and the Bern …

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