Ecuador triples woodworking machinery imports with Homag main supplier

25 October 2018

Ecuadorian imports of European woodworking machinery reached US$3.66m in the first seven months of 2018, more than tripling machinery imports in the same period of 2017.

The German Homag Group was the main supplier of woodworking machinery to the Ecuadorian market in the first seven months of 2018 with US$1,442,718. Followed by Italian Biesse Group with US$602,307 compared to US$83,734 in the same period 2017 for an increase of 619.3%.

SCM Group with shipments of US$590,607 compared with US$319,395 shipped in the same period 2017 (+84.9%) was the third supplier. Followed by Putsch Meniconi of Italy with shipments of US$510,651 and Austrian Holzher with US$265,551.