Archives: 2016

Finland: Roundwood prices keep on growing in October

Finnish roundwood prices mostly increased during October 2016, as compared to the same month of 2015.     [...]

Patchy and uneven growth in ECE region hardwood consumption

Production of sawn hardwood in the ECE region increased by 1.8% to 40.7 million cubic metres in 2015 [...]

Brazilian company builds $1.5 million wood pellet factory

Brazilian company Butia Industria e Comercio de Pellets Ltda will invest $1,54 million in the construction of a pellet [...]

NZ log export prices reach third straight month increase

Export log prices in New Zealand increased in November, at a third straight month. The low shipping rates and the [...]

Swedish sawmilling group Vida to upgrade Moelven’s former sawmill in Nössemark

VIDA Nössemark is purchasing a complete RS-BoardScannerQ system for quality sorting and strength grading of planed boards.  [...]

Western US sawmills announce production curtailments

Two western sawmills have announced scheduled downtime. The Swanson Group says it will curtail production at its stud mill in [...]

China: Price of wood products in main timber markets

The report below contains the latest prices of logs and sawnwood from main timber markets in China.     [...]

EU imports less wood pellets from Russia

Wood pellets imported from Russia by the European Union countries have decreased both in volume and in value during January [...]

Trump targets softwood lumber deal

In his first 200 days in office, the president-elect Donald Trump will reshape the U.S. trade policy with [...]

SCA set up new saw line at Tunadal sawmill

      On November 17, SCA inaugurated its new saw line at Tunadal sawmill. As a [...]