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Irish farmers co-op signs post deal with timber company 22 February, 2018
Giant Irish farmers’ co-operative Fane Valley has signed a purchase deal with Clifford Jones Timber for the latter’s Platinum fence posts.
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Lathams in £15m depot relocations
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 James Latham has invested more than £15m relocating its depots at Bristol and Leicester to two purpose-built facilities, increasing capacity in both locations by 35%.
Acimall figures show upward trend
Tuesday, February 20, 2018 Preliminary figures published by Acimall indicate and encouraging market for woodworking and furniture industry equipment.
Brexit debate underway in timber sector, UK traders told
Monday, February 19, 2018 Government departments are in contact with timber industry representative bodies about the effects of Brexit, a gathering of more than 200 UK traders has been told.
Thornbridge and NYTimber in merger
Thursday, February 15, 2018 North Yorkshire Timber (NYTimber) has merged with Thornbridge Sawmills to create a £50m turnover 15-branch group.
UK environment minister pledges EUTR will remain after Brexit
Monday, February 12, 2018 UK environment minister Dr Therese Coffey has assured the timber sector that the EU Timber Regulation and FLEGT will continue after Brexit.
Lawcris supplies materials for film set
Wednesday, February 07, 2018 Leeds panels distributor Lawcris has been involved in supplying materials for the set of a new film.
Timber trade invited to help shape FLEGT VPA process at London event
Wednesday, February 07, 2018 UK timber traders will have an opportunity to help shape the Forest Law Enforcement, Governance and Trade (FLEGT) VPA process through a trade consultation in London.
South-east traders highlight treatment and supply issues
Tuesday, February 06, 2018 Timber availability and the need to improve treated timber specification were two of the hot issues under discussion at the first official meeting of the newly re-formed London and Southeast Timber Trade Association (L&SETTA).
UK homegrown sector lobbies minister on log supply/pricing crisis
Tuesday, February 06, 2018 About 30 representatives across the UK homegrown timber industry met in Edinburgh with Scottish minister Fergus Ewing on Monday to discuss the current log supply/price crisis gripping the sector.
Scotline to add ninth owned vessel
Tuesday, February 06, 2018 Essex-based shipping line and terminal operator Scotline Ltd has signed a contract with Dutch shipbuilder Royal Bodewes Group BV to build its ninth owned vessel.

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