Archives: March 2016

Peru: Sawnwood exports fall on low deliveries to China

2015 export data released by Peru's Association of Exporters (ADEX) shows that at US$151.31 million (FOB) there [...]

Global biomass pellet market expected to rise sharply by 2020

      The global biomass pellet market was valued at $6.9 billion (€6.17bn) in [...]

The Austrian sawmill industry in 2015

In 2015, Austria’s wood processing companies were able to compensate for the previous year’s losses with a sales [...]

Lumber prices in US gain ground at the end of March

A slower pace of sales was widely noted in the US lumber market of last week, but strength in prices [...]

Top 20 lumber producers in US & Canada in 2015

In 2015, total Canadian softwood lumber shipments grew by 9.2% to 26.5 billion bf and U.S. production [...]

Estonia: Roundwood prices in January 2016

The January 2016 prices for roundwood in Estonia are largely lower as compared to the same month of last year [...]

Swedish Martinsons seeks new standard for even taller buildings built out of wood

Martinsons wants to develop a new standard that enables even taller buildings to be built using wood.    [...]

Sweden: Forest machines market is falling

The Swedish market for forest machines is shrinking. That’s the conclusion of a review of the past six years [...]

Ukraine: Government suggests the Parliament to lift the timber export ban

The Ukrainian Government suggested the Parliament to lift the timber exports ban and to calm the market by introducing timber [...]
March 28, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Lumber / Sawmilling / Europe / Global

US West coast logs exports up 5.5% in Q4; lumber exports down on low Chinese demand

The latest data summarizing West coast log and lumber exports in the fourth quarter of 2015 were released on Thursday [...]