TITLE

Leading light

AUTHOR(S)
Hare, Richard
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
Cabinet Maker;06/05/98, Issue 5091, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses various impact of the consumer-driven switch from tropical to temperate hardwood veneers on veneer trade. Increase in the availability of quality synthetic laminates and foils; Trend toward the use of light colored sustainable grown species; Political problems arising from the shift; Pressure from non-government organizations.
ACCESSION #
742677

 

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