Archives: July 2016

Swiss Krono Swiss Krono Group breaks ground on HDF facility in Barnwell

Swiss Krono Group and its American subsidiary, Swiss Krono SC, have recently celebrated their $230 million investment in a high [...]

US: Pike Lumber to double lumber production

Pike Lumber Co., Indiana, has recently announced a $3.4 million investment to expand its Milan manufacturing facility. This expansion [...]

Rising North American structural panel production and consumption in 2Q/2016

North American structural panel production and apparent consumption rose 6.0% and 6.6%, respectively, in the second quarter compared [...]

Finland: Westas group increases sawn timber production capacity

The Finnish sawmiller Westas Group has invested about EUR 3 million in its Finnish Pihlava sawmill. Through the investment, the [...]

Ghana: June prices for exported wood products

Prices for Ghana's exported wood products are the following between 16-30 June, 2016:    Boule [...]

UPM Plywood reports 39% increase in EBITDA

UPM Plywood division reported 39% increase in EBITDA for the second quarter of 2016, as compared to the same period [...]

UK’s BSW Timber builds biomass boiler

BSW Timber might be now the first sawmiller in the UK to generate electricity from biomass fuel from a £2 [...]

Most European countries comply with EUTR obligations

In July, the European Commission has updated the table with information on the state of implementation of the European Union [...]
July 29, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Europe / Global

Canfor announces CA$36 million net income for Q2 2016

Canfor Corporation today reported net income attributable to shareholders of CA$36.0 million for the second quarter of 2016 [...]

American Hardwood CLT used for at London Design Festival

The American Hardwood Export Council has collaborated with Alison Brooks Architects, Arup and the London Design Festival to present a [...]