New News information at Wood Based Panels New and updated information from News listed on http://www.wbpionline.com http://www.wbpionline.com/ en-us http://www.wbpionline.com/ New News information at Wood Based Panels http://http//www.wbpionline.com/content/images/logo_big.gif Leading global furniture fair moves to autumn 2021 date http://www.wbpionline.com/news/leading-global-furniture-fair-moves-to-autumn-2021-date-8389150 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/leading-global-furniture-fair-moves-to-autumn-2021-date-8389150 Leading global furniture fair Salone del Mobile will be in September next year to give the event a better opportunity of success against the backdrop of the global pandemic. Wed, 02 Dec 2020 10:52:05 GMT Duratex records best ever quarter results in Q3 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/duratex-records-best-ever-quarter-results-in-q3-8374395 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/duratex-records-best-ever-quarter-results-in-q3-8374395 Brazilian wood-based panels manufacturer Duratex has recorded a stellar Q3, with its earnings (EBITDA) rising 83.6% to R$252.1m – the best quarterly results in the history of the company. Mon, 23 Nov 2020 12:58:00 GMT West Fraser to acquire Norbord and create global wood products leading group http://www.wbpionline.com/news/west-fraser-to-acquire-norbord-and-create-global-wood-products-leading-group-8370416 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/west-fraser-to-acquire-norbord-and-create-global-wood-products-leading-group-8370416 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8370416/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>West Fraser has announced plans to acquire Norbord in a US$3.1bn takeover in what is a giant move in the global wood products arena. Thu, 19 Nov 2020 17:19:00 GMT Dieffenbacher modernises plants in Germany, Poland and Vietnam http://www.wbpionline.com/news/dieffenbacher-modernises-plants-in-germany-poland-and-vietnam-8362764 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/dieffenbacher-modernises-plants-in-germany-poland-and-vietnam-8362764 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8362764/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Wood-based panels manufacturing systems provider Dieffenbacher has shared details on a number of plant modernisations projects designed to help panel producers stay competitive. Mon, 16 Nov 2020 11:15:47 GMT Norbord posts record Q3 earnings as OSB prices rocket http://www.wbpionline.com/news/norbord-posts-record-q3-earnings-as-osb-prices-rocket-8367298 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/norbord-posts-record-q3-earnings-as-osb-prices-rocket-8367298 Norbord recorded its strongest quarter ever earnings in Q3, 2020, driven by higher OSB prices. Fri, 13 Nov 2020 00:00:00 GMT Ipac with new shareholder structure and future-oriented technology http://www.wbpionline.com/news/ipac-with-new-shareholder-structure-and-future-oriented-technology-8356560 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/ipac-with-new-shareholder-structure-and-future-oriented-technology-8356560 Fagus-GreCon has ceded its majority interest in the Austrian measuring equipment manufacturer Ipac GmbH. Wed, 11 Nov 2020 11:03:48 GMT WBPI launches Virtual Views event for panels industry http://www.wbpionline.com/news/wbpi-launches-virtual-views-event-for-panels-industry-8352666 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/wbpi-launches-virtual-views-event-for-panels-industry-8352666 WBPI will be holding a virtual event on February 16, 2021 to look at how the international wood-based panels industry has adapted to the current pandemic and look at movements in furniture trends. Mon, 09 Nov 2020 15:58:26 GMT LIGNA.21 goes into autumn - new date from 27 September to 1 October 2021 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/ligna21-goes-into-autumn---new-date-from-27-september-to-1-october-2021-8349616 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/ligna21-goes-into-autumn---new-date-from-27-september-to-1-october-2021-8349616 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8349616/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>The Ligna exhibition – the world’s largest woodworking technology show – has been postponed until next autumn. Fri, 06 Nov 2020 12:41:00 GMT Homanit continues expansion in Eastern Europe with new fibreboard project http://www.wbpionline.com/news/homanit-continues-expansion-in-eastern-europe-with-new-fibreboard-project-8347347 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/homanit-continues-expansion-in-eastern-europe-with-new-fibreboard-project-8347347 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8347347/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>Homann Holzwerkstoff has announced its intention to build a new fibreboard plant in Lithuania. Thu, 05 Nov 2020 11:53:21 GMT Equipment auction set for closed Unilin parquet flooring plant http://www.wbpionline.com/news/vyskov-czech-republic-8347493 http://www.wbpionline.com/news/vyskov-czech-republic-8347493 <img height='60px' width='60px' src= ' /Uploads/NewsArticle/8347493/thumbnail.jpg'/></a>An extensive array of woodworking machinery equipment operated formerly by the Magnum Parket AS mill in Vyskov, Czech Republic was due to be auctioned off on November 4. 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