The UAE timber trade is poised to grow by 300 per cent over the next five years, said leading industry experts on the sidelines of the 'Dubai Woodshow 2014' which was held recently.
Positioned as the biggest specialised tr
The Mena region imported American hardwoods with over $43.22 million during the first half of 2012, said a top official of the American Hardwood Export Council (Ahec).
Of this total, exports of American hardwood lumber reached a value o
The value of direct US hardwood lumber exports to the Mena region has reached $13.9 million from January to April this year, according to the American Hardwood Export Council (Ahec).
The growth is highly evident in the numbers recorded acr
Jordan imported almost $5.6 million worth of hardwood lumber and veneer from the US in 2009, signaling significant demand, said an expert.
Roderick Wiles, director of the American Hardwood Export Council (Ahec) for Africa, Middle East, Sou
Bahrain imported 52.6 per cent more American hardwood lumber in 2009 despite the global downturn, said the American Hardwood Export Council (Ahec).
The announcement was made at the opening of the Dubai WoodShow 2010. The show wil
The American Hardwood Export Council (Ahec) has projected that the regional demand for American hardwood will remain strong amidst the current slowdown in the construction market.
Ahec has further said that exports will remain stable, afte
The UAE’s import of US hardwood products is set to touch $25 million this year, according to a recent study.
The study by the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) said this growth will be mainly driven by lumber imports, expected to acc