The frantic construction work in Saudi Arabia is driving the demand for wood products and has also boosted other related industrial sectors, mainly timber, said a report ahead of an industry event.
The Dubai Wood Show, the region&
The construction industry in the GCC region accounts for 70 per cent of wood consumption, while the rest is taken up by furniture factories and carpentries, said a report ahead of an industry event in Dubai, UAE.
The Dubai WoodSho
The US demand for wood-plastic composite and plastic lumber is expected to rise 9.8 per cent annually to $5.5 billion in 2018, creating a market for 2.6 billion pounds of plastic, said a new study.
A rebound in new housing
The legalising of global trading of timber products will be one of the key topics of discussion at an event in Dubai next month.
The Dubai WoodShow will be held from April 8 to 10 at the Dubai International Con
The Dubai International Wood & Wood Machinery Show, a major event for wood trade and investment, closed today on a high note with over Dh100 million ($27.2 million) in reported sales during its three-day run.
According to Stra
The Dubai International Wood & Wood Machinery Show, a leading event for wood trade and investment, ended its three-day run at the Dubai Airport Expo with sales amounting to over Dh100 million ($27.22 million).
A total of 200 companies
A bidding group led by Mustang Al-Hejailan Engineering, a Wood Group company, has won a general engineering services (GES) contract from Saudi Aramco.
The contract establishes a long-term framework for the supply of engineering, procureme
The Brazilian Timber Group, consisting of Brazil’s best timber manufacturers, has rolled out its current line of high-grade quality timber products from Brazil at an ongoing wood and wood products show in Dubai.
Dubai WoodShow 2010, the Mi
Over 150 wood and wood products suppliers from more than 40 countries are exhibiting at a wood and wood products show that opened in Dubai today (April 13).
The fifth edition of Dubai WoodShow was opened by Dr Rashed Bin Fahad, the UAE Min
Bahrain imported 52.6 per cent more American hardwood lumber in 2009 despite the global downturn, said the American Hardwood Export Council (Ahec).
The announcement was made at the opening of the Dubai WoodShow 2010. The show wil