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Indonesia WoodShow to Launch its Virtual Edition i...

Indonesia WoodShow to Launch its Virtual Edition in November

Virtual Tradeshow set to connect exhibitors with quality buyers aiming to capitalize on the growing furniture and construction industry in the ASEAN region   Dubai, (Release date) – After establishing the strong position of WoodShows in Middle East and Africa, the WoodShow series is all geared up to expand its scopeby entering the Asian Wood,

Bisnis Mempertahankan Momentum Pertumbuhan Pemulih...

Bisnis Mempertahankan Momentum Pertumbuhan Pemulihan

Sinyal pertumbuhan pemulihan di China Daratan telah tercatat dalam beberapa bulan terakhir. Pembacaan PMI Manufaktur Tiongkok, berdasarkan Biro Statistik Nasional Tiongkok, adalah 50,9 pada bulan Juni dan terus di atas ambang batas sejak Maret 2020, menunjukkan bahwa momentum pemulihan sedang berlangsung di sektor manufaktur. Pemulihan pertumbuhan ini tercermin dari nilai ekspor kayu hardwood ke China

Suggestions for Asian lumberbuyers

Suggestions for Asian lumberbuyers

Dana Spessert is the Chief Inspector at the National Hardwod Lumber Association (NHLA) and spends much of his time educating designers and specifiers on the process of grading American hardwood. Here, he addresses some of the most commonly asked questions he is asked about purchasing American hardwoods during his talks and seminars.   Hardwood lumber

The twelfth edition of SICAM will be held in Porde...

The twelfth edition of SICAM will be held in Pordenone from Tuesday 12th to Friday 15th October 2021

The Covid-19 emergency has provoked a worldwide economic and social situation affected by restrictions and uncertainties that are plain for all to see. Given these circumstances, as we have already seen for various other international trade fairs, SICAM has chosen to revise its schedule. And so, the twelfth edition of the International Exhibition of Components,

MIFF RESCHEDULES 26TH EDITION TO 2021

MIFF RESCHEDULES 26TH EDITION TO 2021

MIFF RESCHEDULES 26TH EDITION TO 2021 March 8-11 in MITEC and PWTC   KUALA LUMPUR, MAY 4: Malaysian International Furniture Fair, the biggest industry show in Southeast Asia, has rescheduled its 26th edition to 2021 in view of the global coronavirus pandemic. The 2021 event will be held from March 8-11 at the Malaysia International

IFMAC & WOODMAC 2020 reschedules to 14 to 17 Octob...

IFMAC & WOODMAC 2020 reschedules to 14 to 17 October 2020

Indonesia’s largest trade exhibition for the furniture production industry, The International Furniture Manufacturing Components Exhibition and Woodworking Machinery Exhibition (IFMAC & WOODMAC), organized by PT Wahana Kemalaniaga Makmur (WAKENI) is being rescheduled to 14 to 17 October 2020 at Jakarta International Expo, Kemayoran. Earlier planned for the 23 to 26 September 2020 at the same

Toca Madera finalists exhibit during Madrid Design...

Toca Madera finalists exhibit during Madrid Design Festival 2020

  The eight final pieces of the Toca Madera competition, organized by AHEC and Industrial Design Engineering Association (AIDI) for young designers in Spain, are now on display at the Fernán Gómez Cultural Center of the Villa (Plaza de Colón, 4) until 29th February, as part of Madrid Design Festival 2020. The designers were challenged

News from VietnamWood: Appetite for American Hardw...

News from VietnamWood: Appetite for American Hardwoods Continues to Grow in Key Market of Vietnam

The American Hardwood Export Council shows commitment to Vietnamese partnership as over 30 members join the pavilion at this iconic tradeshow   At the recent VietnamWoodshow, held at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Centre in Ho Chi Minh City, 31 American companies joined the American Hardwood Export Council at their pavilion, a space of 252

FORMÓBILE 2020 WILL DISCUSS INDUSTRY 4.0 IN THE F...

FORMÓBILE 2020 WILL DISCUSS INDUSTRY 4.0 IN THE FURNITURE SECTOR

The 9th edition of ForMóbile – International Fair of the Furniture and Wood Industrieswill discuss the opportunities, challenges and trends of Industry 4.0 in the furniture sector. The issue is on the agenda of the largest international associations in the sector and has been receiving investments from the main market players. A good example is

FLEGT VPA and PEFC certification synergies: the fu...

FLEGT VPA and PEFC certification synergies: the future looks bright in Vietnam

Sustainability and legality initiatives such as PEFC forest certification and FLEGT VPA are increasingly running parallel in many Asian tropical countries. However, there is still limited coordination between these initiatives within the same country as well as among national states. Therefore, ensuring meaningful coordination and synergies between these initiatives was amongst key messages promoted at