Archives: January 2014

Austria: Pellet price goes up by 10% in December

    In December 2013, the pellet price in Austria has increased by 10.3% over December 2012 [...]

Tolko signs for the selling of its treating plant to Koppers Inc.

Tolko Industries Ltd. yesterday announced that it has signed an asset purchase agreement for the sale of its Ashcroft Treating [...]

Former CEO of Setra joins Holmen Timber

Håkan Lindh, the current CEO of Holmen Timber, has decided to leave the company and will be succeeded on [...]

Europe increases demand for Russian birch plywood

EU imports of Russian birch plywood have been higher during 2013 than in 2012. This is despite widespread reports of [...]

Pellet price in Switzerland goes up 5% in 2013

From January to December 2013, the average pellet price in Switzerland has increased by 4,79%. The year started with [...]

The global outlook for the 2014 lumber market

The outlook for global lumber markets hinge on demand forces in the key consuming regions of the world. More specifically [...]

Norske Skog sells Brazil shares, aims Europe

Norske Skog has agreed to sell the remaining 49% of the shares in Norske Skog Pisa in Brazil to Papeles [...]

DLH sells companies and operations

In December 2013, DLH's Board of Directors has decided to analyze the possibility of disposing of the company's [...]

Resolute closes Fort Frances mill

Resolute Forest Products Inc. announced the permanent closure of its previously idled pulp and paper mill in Fort Frances, Ontario [...]

Pöyry lays off 200 employees in Finland

Pöyry announced in a press release issued today that the statutory employee negotiations started in November 2013 in the [...]