The UAE timber trade is poised to grow by 300 per cent over the next five years, said leading industry experts on the sidelines of the 'Dubai Woodshow 2014' which was held recently.
Positioned as the biggest specialised tr
The UAE wood industry will register cumulative growth of 126 per cent over the next seven years driven by the boom in the construction sector as part of the Expo 2020 build-up, said the organisers of an upcoming industry event.
Leading decision makers, specifiers and suppliers involved in major construction projects are attending a design-related event in Doha, which began yesterday.
The inaugural two-day 'Design Mission Middle East 2013' focuses
Wood prices began to stabilize starting the third quarter of 2010 and have remained stable ever since, said a report.
The price for medium density fibreboard (MDF) has been $285 per cu m, while the Malaysian hardwood plywood was priced at
The UAE’s import of US hardwood products is set to touch $25 million this year, according to a recent study.
The study by the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) said this growth will be mainly driven by lumber imports, expected to acc
US hardwood product exports to the Middle East and North Africa (Mena) region reached $52.2 million during the first ten months of 2007.
The figure was an increase of 32.3 per cent from the same period in 2006, according to the United