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Local News

Tekwani improves efficiencies with Wood-Mizer TITAN
03, May 2019

Tekwani is an integrated, family-owned agri-industrial group in South Africa, with operations including cattle, water-bottling, forestry and sawmilling. The sawmilling arm of the group supplies sawn timber...

Timbercraft taking timber to new heights
26, Apr 2019

I am of the opinion that before we tackle the timber building method, we should explore the thinking around this industry, how it is embraced by the rest of the world and how we South Africans can learn.

Klaus Körber: an ubermaster of his craft
26, Apr 2019

For the past 26 years Klaus Körber has been a master craftsman in the timber industry. Timber iQ sat down with him to find out the secret of his continued success in the industry. At the tender age of 17, Körber started...

International News

US Softwood Lumber Demand is Forecast to Increase by 2030
16, May 2019

The purpose of this 2018 study is to evaluate how US demand for softwood lumber could be met as the supply dynamics of North America change and off-shore supply and production economics evolve over the next decade.

A new wood panel factory in Brazil
15, May 2019

Wood panel manufacturer Berneck has announced to the furniture market a new wood paneling factory, which will produce MDF and sawn woods. The unit is expected to be inaugurated in January 2021.

Sawmill profit margins fell substantially in North America during the second half of 2018
15, May 2019

Softwood lumber prices have generally fallen faster than the costs for sawlogs throughout the world in late 2018, resulting in lower margins for the sawmilling sector, according to the WRQ. In western US and western Canada...

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