From the “Taiwan Business and Trade Show Webinar for Asia and Oceania-Woodworking Machinery Industry” hosted by the WOOD TAIWAN Show on 18 Nov., the result marks another successful pre-show warmup for the WOOD TAIWAN show in 2022, with 124 registrants and 62 attendees including from Australia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Singapore, India, or even from Canada and Belgium; this webinar has literally become a global event. 

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Due to recurrent COVID-19 epidemic, to actively respond to the government's prevention and control requirements, reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19 and ensure the safety of all participants, the 48th China International Furniture Fair (CIFF Shanghai) has been prudently decided to hold the 48th CIFF online from Dec. 11-14, 2021.

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After the top five North American lumber producers saw profits jump by over 2,000% between the second quarter of 2020 and 2021, the lumber bubble burst during the summer of 2021 and profits decreased for the same lumber producers by nearly 70% in the third quarter, according to Fortune. 

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"Taiwan Business and Trade Show Webinar for Asia and Oceania-Woodworking Machinery Industry", a new episode of Wood Taiwan Digital Days, is scheduled for Sydney time 14:30, Nov. 18th, via the web. Mark your calendar to reserve a time keeping yourself updated on the latest developments in Taiwan woodworking machinery and its community.

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The Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) hosts the third edition of the MIFF FURNIVERSE online exhibition from 25-29 October 2021, in the absence of the physical show this year. The organiser, Informa Markets, has decided to gather MIFF exhibitors once again to return for an autumn sourcing experience in MIFF Furniverse October 2021 Edition to fulfill the furniture sourcing needs of global buyers.

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According to ttjonline,summer 2021 has served as a stark reminder of the converging global pressures and opportunities impacting the timber industry across the UK. From the ongoing fallout from Covid-19 and Brexit, to the increasing pressure on global timber supplies, and most recently, the blunt warnings on climate change issued by the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

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Softwood lumber has been in high demand in the U.S. and Europe throughout 2021. The limited supply resulted in temporary price surges to record high levels during the spring, followed by substantial declines in early summer, written by 526 MEDIA GROUP.

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With timber still in short supply due to unprecedented lockdown demand, only a small percentage of homeowners are aware of the shortage and how it might affect their homes,according to House Beautiful.

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By Michael Hermens, Group Managing Director of APP Timber, a ‘solution provider’ company he founded 23 years ago that specialises in imported certified timber solutions

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Be prepared for sticker shock if you're buying anything made out of wood. FOX26 reporter Rich Rodriguez explains why lumber prices have skyrocketed and there's no end in sight.

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