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Timber Cutting Machine Market Size - By Machine Technology (Laser Cutting Machine, Milling Cutting Machine, Waterjet Cutting Machine, and Saw Cutting Machine), By Operating Mechanism, Machine Installation, End Use, Distribution Channel & Forecast, 2024 – 2032

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  • Published Date: Jul 2024
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Timber Cutting Machine Market Size

Timber Cutting Machine Market was valued at USD 5.9 billion in 2023 and is anticipated to grow at a 5.7% CAGR from 2024 to 2032. The rapidly increasing urbanization and industrialization in developed as well as developing regions, along with the renovation and expansion in furniture industry boost the demand for efficient timber cutting machines.  Since few years, the shift towards sustainability has been increasing tremendously which further escalates the demand for timber as an eco-friendly and sustainable materials. Therefore, growing preference for sustainable raw materials in furniture & construction industry and rising preference of consumers towards eco-friendly materials boost the demand for timber cutting machines.

Timber Cutting Machine Market

Furthermore, technological advancements in the machining technologies for woodworking industry are driving the timber cutting machine market growth. These technological advancements include automation, precision cutting technologies, and integration with digital systems (like IoT for predictive maintenance), which enhance productivity, reduces waste, improves safety and thus leading to the rising adoption of modern timber cutting machines. Various market players and organizations are opting for cost efficiency and operational benefits through modern cutting machines.


Timber cutting machines contribute to cost savings through efficient processing, reduced labor requirements, and minimized material wastage. These operational benefits also are beneficial for various end-use industries involved in timber processing, furniture manufacturing, paper production, and other wood-based applications, thereby stimulating market growth.

Timber cutting machines that support efficient use of wood resources and promote sustainable forestry practices are in high demand, especially in regions focusing on green building certifications and regulations. However, some governments and environmental agencies impose strict regulations on logging practices and the use of timber cutting machinery to mitigate these impacts. Compliance with these regulations adds complexity and costs to manufacturers and operators in the market. Additionally, timber cutting machines with advanced technology such as automation and precision cutting are expensive and requires high initial investment and capital. The high initial capital investment acts as a barrier to entry for smaller enterprises and new market players. Furthermore, ongoing maintenance and operational costs can be significant, particularly for complex machinery requiring skilled technicians for repairs and upkeep.

Timber Cutting Machine Market Trends

Global timber cutting machine industry is expanding due to several factors including technological advancements, sustainability initiatives, economic growth in construction and infrastructure sector, increasing consumer preference for eco-friendly materials for furniture products, and many others. These drivers collectively shape market dynamics, fostering innovation and adoption of advanced timber cutting technologies worldwide. Furthermore, rapid urbanization in emerging markets along with rising disposable income fuels demand for residential and commercial construction and further boosts the demand for timber cutting machines.

Timber Cutting Machine Market Analysis

Global Timber Cutting Machine Market Size, By Machine Technology, 2018 – 2032, (USD Billion)

Based on machine technology, the waterjet cutting machine segment accounts for revenue of around USD 2.3 billion in 2023 and is expected to reach USD 3.4 billion by 2032. Waterjet cutting machines offers precision and can produce intricate designs and complex shapes in timber. This versatility allows for precision cutting of various types of timber such as softwood and hardwood, without causing thermal damage or altering the material's inherent properties. This feature of precision is particularly advantageous for industries such as furniture manufacturing and custom woodworking, where detailed and precise cuts are essential. Waterjet is also a non-contact process, producing less amount of waste compared to other traditional sawing methods. Thus, this efficiency is beneficial for manufacturers looking to optimize material usage and reduce costs associated with waste disposal.

Furthermore, laser cutting machines are also gaining significant traction due to the focus on advanced technology and automation. Laser cutting machines are typically faster than other cutting methods for thinner materials and smaller components. This feature can significantly reduce time and increase throughput, making laser cutting advantageous for high-volume production environments.

Global Timber Cutting Machine Market Revenue Share, By End Use, (2023)

Based on end use, the building& construction segment held around 42% share of the timber cutting machine market in 2023. Rapid urbanization in emerging markets, along with the rising disposable income of consumers and increasing standard of living leads to the new construction & infrastructure projects, which further escalates the demand for timber cutting machines. Timber cutting machines play a pivotal role in meeting this demand by providing processed wood for structural applications and interior furnishings. Therefore, rapid urbanization and industrialization, economic growth in emerging economies leads to the growth of the building & construction sector, further driving the demand for timber products and subsequently for timber cutting machines.

Asia Pacific Timber Cutting Machine Market Size, 2018 – 2032, (USD Billion)

Asia Pacific dominated the timber cutting machine market with a significant market share of around 46% in 2023 and is predicted to grow over 6.9% during 2024 to 2032. The region's expanding economy, particularly in China, India, Japan, and South Korea, has driven up demand for timber cutting machines in a variety of industries.

The region’s industrial growth, particularly in furniture manufacturing, building & construction, paper production, packaging, etc. fuels the demand for timber cutting machines. These machines are crucial for processing wood into various products used across diverse industries, contributing to market expansion. Governments in Asia Pacific ae investing heavily in infrastructure projects, industrial modernization, and technology upgrades, significantly escalating the market for advanced timber cutting machine. Industries such as woodworking, furniture manufacturing, and paper production are expanding in Asia Pacific to cater to domestic and export markets, which further fuels the demand of timber cutting machines.

Timber Cutting Machine Market Share

Global Timber Cutting Machine Company Market Share Analysis, 2023

With several key players competing for market share. Companies such as HOMAG Group, GELGOOG COMPANY, Michael Weinig AG, SCM Group, ENDICO POWER TOOLS were among the prominent players in this market. They are expected to hold a market share of around 15% in 2023 in the global market. There are large number of players operating in the market. However, consumers are more inclined towards the branded and high-quality products across the world.

Timber Cutting Machine Market Companies

Major key players profiled in the timber cutting machine industry include:

  • T.L Pathak Group
  • HOMAG Group
  • Machine Tool Traders
  • Mebor 
  • Michael Weinig AG
  • Nihar Industries
  • Salvador Srl
  • Salvamac
  • SCM Group 
  • Socomec 
  • T.L Pathak Group
  • WALTER Werkzeuge
  • Weho Machinery Group

Timber Cutting Machine Industry News

  • In June 2022, WEINIG Group announced a large-scale investment project of more than USD 126.0 Million on June 2, 2022. This investment includes a new logistics center, a new manufacturing concept and new production facilities, as well as new exhibition and customer training rooms for wood and panel processing. The newly adopted program focuses mainly on the solid wood division of the mechanical engineering company.
  • In February 2024, Homag India Country Head and Managing Director explained their plan to expand the company’s product portfolio, exclusively manufactured in India for the domestic and export markets and plans to grow 5X in the next 5 years, beginning 2023. This growth is a result of the demand upsides in the home, hospitality, commercial and office projects, as well as educational institutes and the retail industry.

This timber cutting machine market research report includes in-depth coverage of the industry with estimates & forecast in terms of revenue (USD Billion) and Volume (Million Units) from 2018 to 2032, for the following segments:

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Market, By Machine Technology

  • Laser Cutting Machine
  • Milling Cutting Machine
  • Waterjet Cutting Machine
  • Saw Cutting Machine

Market, By Operating Mechanism

  • Automatic
  • Semi-automatic
  • Manual

Market, By Machine Installation

  • Horizontal
  • Vertical

Market, By End Use

  • Furniture Manufacturing
  • Building & Construction
  • Forestry and Logging
  • Others (Pulp & Paper, Packaging, etc.)

Market, By Distribution Channel

  • Direct Sales
  • Indirect Sales

The above information is provided for the following regions and countries:

North America

  • U.S.
  • Canada


  • UK
  • Germany
  • France
  • Italy
  • Spain
  • Rest of Europe

Asia Pacific

  • China
  • Japan
  • India
  • South Korea
  • Australia
  • Malaysia
  • Indonesia
  • Rest of Asia Pacific

Latin America

  • Brazil
  • Mexico
  • Rest of Latin America


  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
  • South Africa
  • Rest of MEA


Authors: Avinash Singh, Sunita Singh

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

The market size of timber cutting machine was reached USD 5.9 billion in 2023 and is anticipated to register 5.7% CAGR between 2024 and 2032, due to the rising technological advancements and integration of automation in machines.

The building & construction segment in the timber cutting machine market held 42% revenue share in 2023, driven by the rapid urbanization in emerging markets and the rising disposable income of consumers.

Asia Pacific timber cutting machine market size is predicted to grow at 6.9% CAGR through 2032, owing to the expanding economy and industrial modernization.

T.L Pathak Group, GELGOOG COMPANY, HOMAG Group, KIKUKAWA ENTERPRISE, INC., Machine Tool Traders, Mebor, Michael Weinig AG, Nihar Industries, and Salvador Srl, among others.

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  • Base Year: 2023
  • Companies covered: 15
  • Tables & Figures: 300
  • Countries covered: 24
  • Pages: 310
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