GULF NEWS

  • Positive growth in the Weinig Group: Supervisory Board, Management Board and Holz-Her executives at the groundbreaking ceremony for the forward-looking, multi-million-euro project.

Weinig Group makes major investment in Holz-Her production facility

The symbolic groundbreaking ceremony on the Holz-Her production facility in Voitsberg, Austria, signaled the start of an ambitious forward-looking project. The 22,000 m2 site of the specialist in machines and systems for panel processing is being developed with a 1,000 m2 exten-sion specifically designed for the planned new CNC milling […]


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Great success for the inauguration of Biesse Group brand new Campus in Dubai

The three day event introduced to the visitors the unique 1100 sqm facility that comprises of innovative Made-in-Biesse machinery and technology, new modern offices, a training centre and a dedicated service and parts areas. “Our market in the Middle East has been evolving at a very fast pace and with […]

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55,000 new homes to push the US$17.7 billion GCC interior fit-out sectoras DIFAC kicks off with latest technologies

  • More than 55,000 homes are being added to the housing market in 2017-18, according to Jones Lang LaSalle
  • Total value of the construction projects in the GCC has crossed US$2.4 trillion (Dh8.8 trillion), according to BNC Network
  • GCC interior fit-out sector is expected to reach US$17.7 billion in 2017, […]

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US$2.4 trillion worth of construction to boost consumption of wood and wood products in the GCC

With 25,000 new housing supplies in 2017, wood and furniture market is expected to see solid growth ahead of the Dubai WoodShow that takes place in Dubai from    March 12-14, 2018

 

  • More than 25,000 homes are being added to the UAE’s housing market in 2017
  • Total value of the […]

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Weinig CEO Wolfgang Pöschl celebrates sixtieth birthday

Wolfgang Pöschl, CEO of Weinig AG based in Tauberbischofsheim, is celebrating his sixtieth birthday. Born in Ludwigsburg, Wolfgang Pöschl has been the figurehead of the market leader in machines and systems for solid wood processing since 2010. Since 2012, he has also represented the interests of the wood processing industry […]

EGGER’s acquisition of Masisa Argentina is concluded

With the closing of the contracts on the 30th of September 2017, the plant in Concordia and the sales structure become part of the EGGER Group

 

The acquisition of the Masisa plant in Concordia, Argentina, from the Chilean Masisa S.A. is successfully completed upon closing of the contracts. This will be […]

The Swedish sawmill industry

Sees big potential to support the fast-growing Vietnamese wood processing industry

 

The Swedish sawmill industry, gathered under the name Swedish Wood, participated in the Vietnam Wood fair in Ho Chi Minh City, and organized a seminar together with three Vietnamese wood and furniture industry associations. Swedish Wood is a department within […]

The 20th edition of DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR is coming back 20-22 of March 2018 stronger than ever

The Shanghai New International Expo Center will be the meeting point amongst flooring professionals once more during this anniversary edition of DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR that celebrates 20 years, from when it was first launched, in March 2018. With six months before the show, exhibitors from across the flooring industry are quickly […]


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XYLEXPO: Also Homag Group confirm their participation in the 2018 edition, with an even larger booth…

Homag Group reaffirmed their trust in Xylexpo, sending in the application for the biennial international exhibition of wood and furniture industry technology, scheduled from 8 to 12 May next year at FieraMilano-Rho.Their registration was expected, as the German group has always been focused on the Italian market and the global […]

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Dubai WoodShow demonstrates impressive growth in its 13th Edition owing to huge demand among exhibitors and sponsors

Dubai WoodShow is scheduled to be held on 12 – 14 March, 2018. Dubai WoodShow (DWS) is the most monumental wood and woodworking machinery related event inthe entire GCC and MENA region. Its magnitude has risena great deal eversince its inception. Primary reasons that make  DubaiWoodShow a prominent destination for […]