Archives: August 2016

EGGER Group reports increased turnover for the 2015/2016 financial year

The Austrian wood-based materials manufacturer, EGGER, was able to profit from slightly positive economic developments, the recovering demand for [...]

US housing boom increases Canada’s softwood exports

The wood used in home buildings is getting more and more expensive once with the Americans investing in new homes [...]

Wood pellet mills database for North America

Working with Ecostrat and other partners, the U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities has developed this comprehensive database of [...]

Slowing pace of EU tropical timber imports

Latest trade data shows that the rising trend in EU import value of tropical wood products that began in the [...]

Siempelkamp delivers a ContiRoll® press to Action Group in India

Siempelkamp received an order from Action Tesa in India. Action Tesa ordered a forming and press line including a 8 [...]

US roundwood prices kept downward trend in 1H/2016

Prices for roundwood have followed a downward trend in the US in the first half of the year.   [...]

Roundwood prices in Finland reach higher level in June

Roundwood prices in Finland have increased in June 2016, as compared to the same period of 2015.    [...]

Disappointing first 5 months of US tropical imports

The US imported 127,068 cu.m. of sawn temperate and tropical hardwood in May, up 60% from April. However [...]

BVRio to use Ethereum against illegal timber trade

BVRio together with ConsenSys have recently formed a partnership to use Regis, an application running on top of Ethereum as [...]
August 1, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Global / South America

Rusforest reports lower sawnwood production in Q2/2016

RusForest AB announced preliminary Q2 2016 production and sales results for its Magistralny and Ust-Ilimsk units in Russia. In [...]