Archives: January 2014

The number of forwarders sold in Sweden dropped in 2013

    In Sweden, the number of forwarders registered in 2013 ended up at a record low. As [...]

The parquet market in Europe dropped by 5%

After a year in which the overall consumption figures of the European parquet Industry contracted by 5.88%, the first [...]

Ikea posts 3.1% increase in net profit

The Ikea Group's net income increased by 3.1% to €3.3 billion for the financial year 2013 (ended [...]

Sweden: decreasing prices for sawlog and pulpwood prices in 2013

Statistics for the 4th quarter 2013 shows a small increase in prices compared to previous quarter, but annual prices for [...]

Setra sees strong earnings improvement

Setra reports an operating profit for 2013 of SEK 107 million (EUR 12,1 million) as compared to SEK -80 [...]

Danzer may re-associate with FSC

Key documents in the context of the potential re-association of Danzer with FSC are now available on the FSC [...]

Sawmills’ sales in Germany dropped in November

The turnover of the German sawmills fell in November 2013 as compared to October. The decrease of the total turnover [...]
January 26, 2014 Daily News / Sawmilling / Statistics / Europe

Pöyry issues warning on extra panel capacity in EU wood industry

Today, Pöyry Management Consulting has issued a warning about the additional panel capacity planned by the European wood panel [...]

Canfor upgrades Elko mill

Canfor Corporation is continuing its commitment to upgrading the Elko sawmill (British Columbia) with a capital investment of CA$10 [...]

Debate over log exports after ban in Indonesia

The suggestion that limited log exports could be resumed has generated considerable debate. The idea was first made by the [...]