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Date: September 27-October 01, 2021
Location: Hannover, Germany
Sector: Forestry and wood products, Infrastructure

Event Description:

LIGNA, the world's leading trade fair for machinery, plant and tools for the woodworking and timber processing industry, as well as wood energy industries, is gearing up for its 2021 edition with new dates due to Corona virus and it will be held in the fall of 2021 instead of the spring. The three main themes to be highlighted at the next show, will be: "Green Materials Processing", "Woodworking Transformation" and "Prefab Building Processing". The Wood Industry Summit (WIS) at LIGNA 2021 is a combined dialogue and exhibition event that attracts large forestry companies and international players from multiple sectors, including the pulp and paper industries. More than 90,000 professional visitors from the woodworking and wood processing sectors come to LIGNA. DDORF has reserved a stand and will be the lead for this activity.

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The Trade Commissioner, Mr. Pierre Chalifour, specializes in the Forestry and Wood Products sector for the German market and can provide information on this and other local events that you are considering, as well as advice on business development in the region. Services from the Canadian Trade Commissioner Service are offered free of charge to Canadian companies and organizations.

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