Archives: 2016

Ukraine: Head of the Ukrainian Parliament Committee sees no chance to lift roundwood export ban

Head of the Ukrainian Parliament Committee on industrial policy and entrepreneurship Viktor Glasyuk reported at the recent round table “Moratorium [...]
December 5, 2016 Daily News / Lumber / Sawmilling / Europe / Global

US wooden furniture imports down sharply

US wooden furniture imports declined 8% in September to US$1.33 billion. However, year-to-date imports were up [...]

Sonae’s Q3 results benefit from the merger with Arauco

Sonae Industria’s consolidated turnover for the first nine months of the year reached circa 183 million Euros, up by [...]

Biggest US “mass timber” building opened in Minneapolis

The largest “mass timber” building in the US is also the country's first major wooden multi-story building in [...]

Rising tropical timber imports by Spain and Portugal

The value of tropical timber product imports into Spain and Portugal both made gains in the first nine months of [...]

Roundwood prices in Estonia keep on going down in September

Roundwood prices in Estonia mostly decreased during September 2016, as compared to same period of 2015, but kept steady rises [...]

Drax makes new plans for supporting the post-coal future

UK’s Drax plans to convert the company in order to sustain the wind and solar energy. The owner of [...]

Canada searches for new markets in India and China amid softwood lumber dispute with US

The prospect of a reignited trade dispute with the United States over Canadian softwood lumber exports has British Columbia looking [...]

Indonesia exported $25 million worth of wood to the EU since FLEGT license

As many as 845 FLEGT licenses have been issued to Indonesian wood products exporters between November 15 and 23, a [...]

US lumber prices go $6 up at the beginning of December

The late surge of orders in framing lumber from the end of November went on in the first week of [...]