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Garnica, a World Leader in Sustainable Plywood, To Introduce Newest Innovations at IWF 2022

Garnica makes strong commitment to the North American market with the company’s largest booth in history and will be showcasing their excellent quality plywood products made with wood from sustainable and renewable sources.

Garnica, a world leader in premium sustainable plywood, is pleased to announce that they will be introducing their newest line-up of innovations at The 2022 International Woodworking Fair (IWF) from August 23 to August 26 in Atlanta at Booth Number C1546, Building C, Level 1. The company’s commitment to the North American market is exemplified by the size of Garnica’s booth, their largest ever (30’ by 70’), where they will be showcasing their excellent quality plywood products made with wood from sustainable and renewable sources.

The International Woodworking Fair (IWF) is North America’s largest woodworking technology and design trade show and conference and a top destination for the global woodworking sector. Held annually at the Georgia World Congress Center, IWF is one of the most important industry fairs in the world.

garnica plywoodGarnica’s line of elevated plywood products challenges the ordinary and offers architects, designers and contractors exceptional solutions for all their projects, no matter what the scale. The company will be showcasing its extensive collection of panels all created from wood sourced from fast-growing plantations in Spain and France, offering superior quality and the broadest range of dimensions, and thicknesses available in the market. Garnica will also be unveiling its newest line-up of innovative products in the North American market including NaturbindPerformance Ultra-SmoothPerformance Poplar HPLFireshieldUltra-light Poplar and Duraply as well as new innovative technology that will have an important impact on the plywood sector.”

Naturbind by Garnica is a unique adhesive technology, engineered using an exclusive no-added formaldehyde formula. This new adhesive is developed based on a natural polymer that improves indoor air quality thanks to its exclusive formula. Products using Naturbind adhesive comply with the most rigorous indoor air quality standards, making homes safer and more comfortable directly, and positively impacting people’s health.

Ideal for the production of kitchen manufacturers, Performance Ultra-smooth is a pre-painted plywood panel. Ready to be finished with a final coat of paint, it has exceptional qualities including lightweight, stability and ease of machining to Garnica plywood. And the Performance Poplar HPL range is coated with decorative HPL giving this lightweight panel an exceptional resistance to impact and scratching.

The architect and contractor community will be able to find specific solutions for all types of construction projects, with Garnica’s fire-rated plywood, Fireshield Building. This particular fireproof plywood is modified with an innovative treatment that provides exceptional resistance to fire, even after sanding and machining.

In addition to all these exceptional products, Garnica will also showcase their Ultralight range which has great insulation capacity as well as Duraply which guarantees enhanced outdoor durability.

“We are thrilled to be back here at IWF in Atlanta, perhaps our most important opportunity in North America to showcase our latest innovations. Given the sense of urgency regarding the environment over the past few years, we are proud more than ever to offer premium plywood that is not only sustainable but durable as well,” said Alfonso Muñoz, chief sales and marketing officer at Garnica. “North America is a very important market for Garnica and we are committed to offering the vast breadth of our innovative product line to support the demand from architects, designers and manufacturers.”

Visit Booth Number C1546, Building C, Level 1 to meet your new family of Garnica plywood products. 

About Garnica
Established in 1941 as a sawmill in La Rioja, Spain, Garnica is a pioneer in the development of innovative ways to manage and use natural resources responsibly and intelligently. We are a leader in the manufacturing of exceptional plywood solutions, serving the needs of our more than 600 clients in 45 countries. Garnica has grown considerably since its early days, it employs 1,200 people and has seven factories with production standards that revolve around sustainability. Garnica supports sustainable plantations as a source of raw materials for its products and we are always in search of excellence while steadily progressing. Offering a wide range of products, Garnica is the global benchmark for plywood panel production in the industry. For more information on Garnica, visit their website

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