Archives: August 2016

Pellets price in Switzerland seem to be recovering

Wood pellets price in Switzerland is still low as compared to the same period last year, but has slightly started [...]

Canada-US: Fewer chances of a new softwood lumber trade deal

The US and Canada officials are depreciating the chances of reaching a softwood lumber trade deal before the October deadline [...]

Prices for teak logs, sawnwood and plywood in India

The current pace of deliveries matches demand thus C&F prices remain stable.    Prices for [...]

UK: Hardwood imports from the EU countries lower than last year

In the first five month to May 2016, 49% of the hardwood imports to the UK came from the European [...]

New Zealand export log prices at 8-month low

The export log prices in New Zealand reached 8-month low in August. The average wharf gate price for New [...]

Main global machinery manufacturers increased sales in 2015

The global machinery market size for woodworking and woodpanel machinery was estimates at EUR 3.3 billion in 2015.  [...]

Tolko Industries shuts down mill in Manitoba

Around 300 workers from Tolko Industries Ltd. in The Pas will be unemployed starting the 2nd of December, as the [...]

Japan: Akita Plywood will rebuild its second plant damaged by fire

Akita Plywood (Mukaihama, Japan) will rebuild its second plant. The plant in question was burnt down by fire in early [...]

IKEA bought another 12,800 hectares of forests in Romania

IKEA has recently bought 12,800 hectares of forests in Iasi and Neamt counties, in Romania. The Swedish furniture group [...]

Austrian wood pellets price slightly drops in August

The price of Enplus A1 pellets in Austria reached an average of EUR 222.5 per tonne, or 4.54 [...]