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  • Interior
  • October 18, 2017 15:09

Italian wood furniture consumption receives boost from national economy

According to the latest Eurostat data, EU wood furniture consumption increased 3% to Euro36.7 billion in 2016.... [more...]

  • Interior
  • October 16, 2017 09:46

Malaysia's furniture exports expected to grow in the upcoming years

At a recent meeting held here, the Malaysian National Export Council (NEC) signaled the importance of the furniture industry noting that furniture exports are expected to rise over the next few years... [more...]

  • Interior
  • October 16, 2017 07:07

SICAM 2017: An increasingly crucial event for the global furniture industry

The 9th edition of SICAM, the International Exhibition of Components, Accessories, and Semi-Finished Products for the Furniture Industry, ended with numbers growing further. The sector’s leading professionals from all over the globe were in attendance at Pordenone for four days.... [more...]

  • Interior
  • October 13, 2017 10:05

China accounts for 39% of the world's furniture production

The 100 countries covered in CSIL’s newly-released World Furniture Outlook 2017/2018 make up almost 90 per cent of world population and over 95 per cent of world GDP.... [more...]

  • Panels
  • October 13, 2017 07:50

DOMOTEX 2018 to bring an array of new highlights and features

DOMOTEX 2018 will sport an extensive line-up of new features with a new exhibition layout and hall restructuring that will make it a lot easier for visitors to navigate the show.... [more...]

  • Interior
  • October 12, 2017 11:13

Amazon enters retail market for large furniture

Amazon is building warehouses to be able to sell more large furniture items such as upholstered and ... [more...]

  • Interior
  • October 12, 2017 08:35

Intra-EU furniture trade continues to rise

Analysis of Eurostat trade data reveals that internal EU trade in wood furniture, which increased 4% to Euro16.2 billion in 2016, continued to rise in 2017... [more...]

  • Interior
  • October 10, 2017 08:26

World furniture production dominated by Top 200

Of the world’s 200 top furniture manufacturers, 40% are headquartered in the EU, 22% in North America, 31% in Asia Pacific, 2% in South America, and 2% in central Eastern Europe, Russia and Turkey... [more...]

  • Interior
  • October 05, 2017 12:07

Spain’s furniture exports at a much faster pace than imports

As Spain’s furniture exports continue to grow at a much faster pace than imports, the country’s trade deficit in the industry was reduced by 5.6% in the first half of the year... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • October 05, 2017 11:36

International exhibition for machinery, equipment and technologies, timber, woodworking and furniture industry WOODWORKING-2017

International Specialized Exhibition WOODWORKING-2017 will be held on 24.10 - 27.10.2017 in Minsk, Belarus, at 20/2 Pobediteley ave. It is one of the most prominent exhibitions for forestry, woodworking and furniture industries... [more...]

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Interzum: Fordaq interviews Sonae-Arauco's CEO Rui Correia

Interzum: Fordaq interviews Sonae-Arauco's CEO Rui Correia

In 2016, the Portuguese Sonae Indústria, SGPS, S.A. and the Chilean Inversiones Arauco Internacional, Limitada founded the 50/50 joint venture Sonae Arauco S.A. The new JV has production sites in Germany, Spain, Portugal and South Africa. Now German Glunz AG belonging to... [ more...]

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