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As orders continue to increase, the future of the wood industry in Vietnam seems bright

As orders continue to increase, the future of the wood industry in Vietnam seems bright

With robust growth in the wood processing industry in 2017, Vietnam is looking forward to getting a turnover of US$8 billion from exports of wooden furniture in 2018.

Vietnamese furniture makers hit by dwindling timber supplies

Vietnamese furniture makers hit by dwindling timber supplies

Valuable wood that could be used by local carpenters is being shipped overseas.

HAWA: Domestic firms dominate local wood market

HAWA: Domestic firms dominate local wood market

Domestic enterprises have dominated Vietnam’s wooden furniture market in recent years with annual revenue of US$2 billion, said Huynh Van Hanh, vice chairman of the HCMC Handicraft and Wood Industry Association (HAWA).

Vietnam Targets $10-Billion Wood Exports By 2020

Vietnam Targets $10-Billion Wood Exports By 2020

Vietnam Timber and Forest Products Association general secretary Nguyen Ton Quyen said exports to major markets such as the US, Japan and the European Union will continue to increase and achieve growth rates of 10 per cent, 15 per cent and 18 per cent respectively.

EU forest pact gives Vietnam timber firms a leg up

EU forest pact gives Vietnam timber firms a leg up

Once the EU-Vietnam Voluntary Partnership Agreement on Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (VPA-FLEGT) comes into force, there will be opportunities for Vietnam to export more wooden products to Europe and other markets, delegates told a seminar in HCM City on June 13.

Annual HCM City furniture design contest launched.

Annual HCM City furniture design contest launched.

Registration is now open for the 2017-18 Hoa Mai (Apricot Blossom) furniture design competition organised by the Handicraft and Wood Industry Association of HCM City.

Sweden sees VN as potential market for its eco-friendly wood materials

Sweden sees VN as potential market for its eco-friendly wood materials

Sweden’s wood materials industry sees Việt Nam’s wood processing industry as a potential market for its eco-friendly, competitive and sustainable materials, speakers at a seminar said.

Local wood sector takes firmer root

Local wood sector takes firmer root

With the leading position in Southeast Asia, Vietnam’s wood production and processing industry is under the spotlight of foreign companies and suppliers.

Wood product exporter expand global market share

Wood product exporter expand global market share

The export of wood and wood products is expected to fetch US$8 billion this year, up from $7.3 billion last year.

International woodworking fair opens in HCM City

International woodworking fair opens in HCM City

The 12th Viet Nam International Woodworking Industry Fair opened in HCM City on Wednesday, with over 350 firms from 28 countries and regions taking part.

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