Archives: October 2016

France: Lumber prices for the second quarter of 2016

FRANCE LUMBER PRICES  for the 2nd quarter 2016  Data collected September 9, 2016    [...]

Brazilian forest production value dropped in 2015

The Brazilian forest products total value reached $5.9 billion in 2015, lower than the $6.1 billion from 2014 [...]

Latest prices for Chinese imported sawn timber

This index contains the most update prices of logs and lumbers from the two major timber distribution markets in China [...]

Södra announces strong sales in construction timber

Södra has announced a strong sales trend for construction timber in its Swedish, UK and Dutch markets.   [...]

Canada/US softwood dispute: Freeland accuses US Lumber Coalition of inflexibile protectionism

US politicians have to stay in guard for a possible new softwood-lumber dispute, as the Canadian government has warned [...]
October 31, 2016 Daily News / Lumber / Sawmilling / Global / North America

Overview of the European parquet market in H1/2016; positive trend consolidated

      The Board of Directors of the European Federation of the Parquet Industry met on [...]

UK’s Premier Forest Group closes third sawmill acquisition in three months

Premier Forest Group has recently acquired the Jeffrey Walker Ltd sawmill in Harworth, near Doncaster, completing its third significant sawmill [...]

Russia to ban birch log exports

Due to the plywood raw material deficit on the Russian domestic market, the Ministry of Industry and Trade proposed for [...]

Lumber prices in the US on low trend, going down $6

Trading in framing lumber was dull during last week, because of little mill order files and fading consumption in the [...]

UK’s steel industry could be saved with wood pellets

The steel industry in Britain is almost bankrupt. Yet, Sanjeev Gupta believes that he could save the industry by using [...]