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Greenlam Unveils the New Collection of Laminates at Baku, Azerbaijan

Greenlam organised four days trip to Baku, Azerbaijan with their group of premium distributors. The distributors enjoyed the city tour from Central Streets, Green Parks to Highland Park along with the longest Boulevard in Europe to Flag Square,

Friday, 14 February 2020, 3 Min Read


There has been a trend of independent display showrooms with multi brands, multi sourced products. This has been enabling a retailer to carve a niche for his own choices in selling brands, design and products.

Monday, 10 February 2020, 3 Min Read

Projects and Architects Driven Sales Will Help The Organised Sector to Grow

Indian government is spending Rs 102 lakhs crore on different infrastructural projects such as energy, road, railways, ports, urban development, rural infrastructure etc.

Monday, 10 February 2020, 3 Min Read

Readymade Furniture Makers to Become More Relevant For Material Consumption

The Furniture import or related items are very significant to increase the demand for domestic manufacturers. A few events of 2019, are bound to shape up way forward for domestic furniture makers and hence also for raw material manufacturers. 2020 on

Sunday, 09 February 2020, 3 Min Read

MDF Penetration Will Continue to Grow, Margins to Drop

Evidently year 2020 will have lesser of imports and more of domestic MDF boards sold in markets that will make way for more capacity utilization. The big sized MDF plants of Green Panel, Action Tesa and Century market share is certainly going to grow

Sunday, 09 February 2020, 3 Min Read


2019 was so uncertain that people are scared to remember. We at Ply Reporter, our colleagues at other magazines SURFACES REPORTER and FURNITURE DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY, never anticipated such a weak year for industry and trade as 2019.

Thursday, 06 February 2020, 5 Min Read

Edge Band Has Bigger Role to Play Than Being Just Tape!

India is a big retail market with huge network and structure in place, where small items and ingredients too play a vital role for bigger impacts on entire ready product experience for a customer.

Thursday, 06 February 2020, 4 Min Read

Raw Material Prices will be Relatively Higher, Volatile

The plywood, Laminate and PVC board industry is about to witness volatile prices of raw material, largely tilted on higher side compared to 2019 levels. The raw material prices offered deep comfort to manufacturers otherwise more of the plants would

Wednesday, 05 February 2020, 3 Min Read

HPL Segment to Witness Tighter Credit, More of thin Sheets

The decorative laminate market is expected to see a lot in 2020. The year 2020 and onwards, arrival of new decorative laminate plants will fall to minimum numbers though change of ownership will happen.

Wednesday, 05 February 2020, 4 Min Read

Particle Board Sector Will Continue to be Dominated by Unorganized Players

The Indian Particle board Industry has witnessed a steady growth over last 10 years where number of plants have crossed the half century mark. With particle board manufacturing lines springing up in every region of the country, viability of large siz

Wednesday, 05 February 2020, 3 Min Read