Welcome to the 2020 year and another busy one in front of us. Hard to gauge what’s going to happen, with a General election due I think in September. Building Statistic data clearly shows a strong building consents being issued. So lots of promise. 2020 started out slowly for us. Hot dry summer I guess kept a lot of folks from getting back into it. The weather has been great for some, but drought conditions in many parts of the country are serious.
As we all have heard, the NZ Forest industry is in turmoil as demand for logs has waned with China in particular stopping a lot of shipments, and as well the prices for logs has collapsed. This is at least in part due to the catastrophic devastation hurting the forests of Central Europe.
A number of long warm and dry summers in Europe has stressed forests and a beetle has attacked the Spruce forests in particular and it appears that as much as 80% of spruce forests in Germany as an example are dead and or dying. Click here read more..
Accoya producers ( Accsys Technologies Ltd) have all but completed construction of their Hull Acetylation plant. This plant is designed to acetylate wood chips to make Tricoya. We are seeing a lot of interest in Tricoya and will be stocking this fabulous product from mid year 2020. Want to know more about Tricoya check it out here>>
Some great jobs being completed and others showcasing this fabulous cladding product.. check out the great story that Weathertex brings to the table.. Lots of interest in this great product
Weathertex is made in Newcastle in NSW Australia and comes to market fully certified as PEFC chain of custody. Good interest and great demand as we find new sales coming in all the time. Want to know more check out below
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