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Aquaton put into operation a line for the production of digitally printed furniture panels in the Kursk region

May 6, 2021 ` 18:48  
To produce the panels, the enterprise uses MDF, HDF, and composite materials. The products are used for finishing kitchens, bathrooms, ceilings, and floors. The annual production capacity is 50,000 m² of panels. The investments amounted to 135 million...

Association of Furniture and Woodworking Enterprises of Russia proposed to include birch veneer and particleboard in the list of goods subject to compulsory registration in EGAIS Les system

April 14, 2021 ` 10:51  
The Association is of the opinion that this measure will help to civilize the domestic market of wood raw materials, provide domestic plywood mills with them, and contribute to the fight against illegal furniture makers. In February 2021,...

Russian Timber Journal 02-2021: interview with Russ Taylor, President of Russ Taylor Global; Russian sawn timber market in 2020, outlook for 2021; Metsä Fibre going ahead with € 1.6 billion Kemi bioproduct mill investment; Segezha Group acquires Novoyeniseiskiy Wood Chemical Complex; Uvadrev places an order from Siempelkamp

Russian Timber Journal 02-2021: interview with Russ Taylor, President of Russ Taylor Global; Russian sawn timber market in 2020, outlook for 2021; Metsä Fibre going ahead with € 1.6 billion Kemi bioproduct mill investment; Segezha Group acquires Novoyeniseiskiy Wood Chemical Complex; Uvadrev places an...

Danish JYSK to open 200 stores in Russia over the next 10–15 years

March 3, 2021 ` 20:29  
The Danish furniture retailer entered the Russian market in June 2020 when it opened its first store in Moscow. As of year-end 2020, four JYSK stores had appeared in Russia, all of them – in Moscow. This year,...

Association of Furniture and Woodworking Enterprises of Russia: the share of counterfeit furniture is growing in Russia

March 3, 2021 ` 20:22  
According to the estimates of the Association of Furniture and Woodworking Enterprises of Russia, the share of illegal Russian furniture increased in 2020 and reached almost 20% of the total market, or about 40 billion rubles. According to...

Schattdecor LLC started producing films for particleboards and MDF boards in the Moscow region

March 2, 2021 ` 18:45  
As the regional Ministry of Investment, Industry, and Science reports, the company has put into operation the second phase of the decorative film full-scale production plant in the town of Chekhov near Moscow. The total value of investments...

Pervaya Mebelnaya Fabrika started the production of doors

January 22, 2021 ` 18:54  
In 2020, Pervaya Mebelnaya Fabrika started the production of its new products – interior doors for special purposes and for residential spaces. It is planned to reach the design capacity of 10,000 doors per year in 2021.

The Ministry of Industry and Trade may introduce a temporary ban on the export of particleboards from Russia

January 21, 2021 ` 17:24  
Vera Khmyrova, Head of the Department of Light Industry and Forestry Complex of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, informs that the problem with the supply of raw materials for furniture enterprises arose in September 2020, and the...

In January-November 2020, Russia reduced imports of furniture

January 21, 2021 ` 11:11  
In January-November 2020, the cost of furniture imports to Russia decreased by 5.2% YoY to 1.7 billion, according to the Federal Customs Service of Russia.