Archives: June 2014

New CEO for Stora Enso

Stora Enso’s Board of Directors has appointed Karl-Henrik Sundström, 54, as the new CEO of the company [...]
June 30, 2014 Daily News / Pulp & Paper

Masisa Tricoya Super MDF to be launched throughout Latin America

Masisa, a panel producer in Latin America, has agreed to carry out evaluation of Tricoya including market testing, production testing [...]

Interfor temporarily closes sawmill in US

Due to tough market conditions and a challenging fiber supply, Interfor announced Tuesday that it will curtail operations at its [...]

China plans massive investments in foreign countrie

Early this year Forest Trends published a report “Chinese Overseas Investment in Forestry and Industries with High Impact on Forests [...]

Kronospan plans huge investments in Belarus

The Austrian company Kronospan will channel at least $350 million into the establishment of new manufacturing facilities in Belarus by [...]

Schweighofer gets refusal for new sawmill in the Czech Republic

As the Austrian newspaper Wirtschaftsblatt reports, Schweighofer's plans to build a sawmill in Southern Bohemia (Vodňan) have been [...]

May 2014 logs and sawnwood prices in China

This report contains latest prices of logs and sawnwood from main timber markets across China. (Source: ITTO)    [...]

Metsä Wood closes Finnish sawmill

Metsä Wood, wood products business area of Metsä Group, has begun statutory  negotiations to shut down the Karihaara sawmill in [...]

Sierra Pacific plans new sawmill

Sierra Pacific, U.S. second-largest lumber producer is assembling a site at Frederickson in southern Pierce County (75 km [...]

Price of Swiss wood pellets stable in June

After four consecutive months of decline, in June the average price of pellets in Switzerland has stabilized as compared to [...]