Maintaining every year trend, we have brought ‘Turning Points of year 2017’ in this issue which is a very important revisit for our readers to look at with a different perspective on wood panel industry and decor trade. One can analyze their past and future decisions on the basis of our reports on these turning points. Opinion of Industry and trade people on reduction of GST to 18 percent has also been featured. Gabon is emerging as important destination for Face Veneers to India’s Plywood manufacturing, hence we have featured interview of Mr. Jasveer Singh, CEO, GSEZ. Besides, the coverage of successful completion of WADe ASIA in Delhi is like a show stopper of this issue. With lots of news breaks, event reports and product news, we say bye to 2017.