Archives: January 2017

China: Record high imports of softwood lumber and logs in 2016

China imported record-high volumes of softwood lumber in 2016 and softwood log imports reached their second highest level on [...]

Norbord’s Inverness OSB plant gathers pace

Equipment for Norbord Europe’s £95m mill expansion at Inverness has been purchased and will be shipped to Scotland over [...]

Ghana export prices for logs, sawnwood, veneer, plywood in January

    Prices for Ghana's exported wood products are the following between 1-15 January 2017:  [...]

Russia beats China as the no.1 plywood supplier to the EU

Russia has become no. 1 plywood supplier to the EU in the first ten months of 2016, surpassing China and [...]

Klausner idles sawmill in Florida due to intensive maintenance

Klausner Lumber One announced on Friday that it will idle the sawmill in Western Suwanee County, Florida and temporarily layoff [...]

Is China going to bet on wood pellets to replace coal?

China's National Energy Administration has recently released its 5-year plan for biomass development, which focuses on growth in [...]

Lumber prices in the US on the upturn

Framing lumber demand in the US started to recover during last week, and in some species trading picked up sharply [...]

Thousands of counterfeit Euro pallets coming from Ukraine seized in Belgium

Thousands of counterfeit Euro pallets from Ukraine were discovered on December in Belgium, near to the border with the Netherlands [...]
January 30, 2017 Daily News / Wood Products / Europe / Global

Canadian lumber producer Tembec is open to quotas on exports to US

Tembec, the Eastern Canadian lumber producer, announced that it's open to quotas on exports to the US, in a [...]