MILAN, ITALY -- The quarterly survey by the studies office of ACIMALL, an association of Italian manufacturers of woodworking technology, shows an increase in orders by as much as 13.5% for associated companies during the July through September 2006 time period. ACIMALL attributes the positive trend to the success of both the Italian and international markets, citing an increase in foreign customer orders of 11.3% and an increase in Italian customer orders of 21.3% from the same period in 2005. Read more.

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