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Korea Economy, Housing & Lumber Shipments

South Korea logged a trade surplus for the 21st straight month in October, 2013 thanks to relatively robust exports growth showing $4.9 billion in trade surplus resulted from 7.2% on-year increase to $50.5 billion in exports and… more

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Here comes ‘’ is the ad hoc website of Canada Wood Korea recently opened in April, 2013 to introduce ‘Canada-Korea Wood Design Competition BEST5 and Canada Wood & Architecture Exhibition’ to celebrate the… more

Korea Economy, Construction & Lumber Shipments

Economic Update:
The South Korean economy continued to grow at the fastest pace in more than two years in the third quarter of 2013 on improving domestic demand and a pickup in facility investment. South Korea’s GDP grew 1.1% in… more

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GICO – DSK Project Update

The largest wood frame community development project in Korea is gaining momentum as the one of the hottest and wettest summer finally subsided and GICO – DSK’s participates in Seoul Build 2013.
Bukhangang Dongyeonjae Project,… more

Korea Economy, Housing & Lumber Shipments

Economic Update:
South Korea’s economic size has ranked 15th globally in 2012, remaining at the same spot for five years since 2008. South Korea’s nominal GDP grew 2% in 2012 to US$ 1.13 trillion up from US$1.11 trillion in the… more

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Architect-Inspector training course expand WFC in Korea

The KWCA-WUC Architect-Inspector Training Program is a new training program designed by the Canada Wood Korea (CWK) in collaboration with the Korea Wood Construction Association (KWCA) and the Wood University Center (WUC) to provide an… more

KIA-CWK Seminar Draws Large Professional Audience

More than 150 design and construction professionals attend wood frame construction seminar
Canada Wood Korea (CWK) in collaboration with the Korean Institute of Architects (KIA), chaired by Kwang Man Lee, who is also the President of… more

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New rental paradigm prevailing in Korean housing market

Korean rental paradigm is imminently shifting from jeonse system to monthly rental. Jeonse, or large-sum deposits, is a unique rental system that merits both to the owners and tenants in Korea but is losing its luster due to extremely low… more

Korea Economy, Housing and Lumber Shipments

Economic Update:
The South Korean economy grew 1.1% in the second quarter of 2013 from three months earlier owing to the strong government effort to stimulate the slowing economic recovery by expanding fiscal spending and front-loading its… more

CWK University-Based Trainings are underway

The second University & College Based-Training of Canada Wood Korea in FY 2013-14 has completed on July 11, 2013 at Kyung Hee University (KHU) in Yong-In City and Gyeonggi Arts Centre(GGAC) in Suwon, Gyeonggi-do. A total of 25… more

Largest Wood Frame Project in Korea Kicks Off

Canada Wood provides multi-national and multi-faceted technical transfer and quality supports for the project.
The construction of the Bukhangang Dongyeonjae Project, a joint venture between GICO (Gyeonggi Urban Innovation… more