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2020 Busan Korea Build Trade Show

Amid a slowdown in new COVID cases in recent weeks, South Korea has decided to lower the country’s social-distancing guidelines to the lowest level of the three-tier scale. As such, the thrice-postponed 2020 Busan Korea Build has now… more

China Economy Update

China Economic Update 2020 Q3

China’s Gross domestic product (GDP) grew 4.9% Year-Over-Year (YOY) in Q3 2020, following 3.2% growth in the second quarter. The government has rolled out measures that include more fiscal spending, tax relief and cuts in lending rates… more

Largest Wooden Residential Project Planned in South Korea

Jangheung County, the first slow city in Asia, designated by Cittaslow, has signed an MOU in July with four construction-development companies for investing 72.5 Billion Won to build 300 units of wood-frame houses by 2025 under the brand… more

The first online workshop held under COVID-19 pandemic.

As the situation surrounding COVID-19 continues to evolve, many tradeshows and industry events have been postponed or cancelled in order to protect the health of attendees, exhibitors, and employees.
 
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Wooden Hotels 101

COFI’s market development team partnered with HOTERES magazine, which services the hotel and restaurant industry in Japan, to sponsor and participate in a series of hotel management seminars. With these seminars, we introduced the… more

Wood Industry Quarterly Update – 20Q2

1. BC softwood lumber exports:

 

In 20Q2 the total softwood lumber exports from BC rebounded by 8.1% in volume and 10.6% in value compared with 20Q1, nearly to 19Q4’s level reaching 4.3 million m3. Being affected by the global… more