Archives: January 2017

Chinese timber market expected to continue growth in 2017

The domestic timber market in China will continue to grow once with the commercial real estate boom in 2017 and [...]

Stable roundwood prices in Switzerland

The forestry industry in Switzerland got positive results during last year, both for the timber harvest and the energy market [...]

ULK Group to invest in sawmill expansion in Russia

ULK Group invests EUR 7 million in a lumber sorting and packaging plant and progressive kilns with a sawmill located [...]

Belgium: Average prices for standing timber, autumn-winter 2016

List of prices for standing timber set by National Federation of Forestry Experts A.S.B.L.   Preliminary [...]

Latest generation of CNC systems at LIGNA 2017

CNC, full optimization and integrated production systems have been available to a wider group of companies for some time.  [...]

EACOM completes installation of new lumber grading system at Elk Lake planermill

EACOM has completed the installation of a new lumber grading system in the Elk Lake planermill in Canada.   [...]

White House administration postpones EPA formaldehyde regulation

President Trump issued an Executive Order over the weekend that freezes all recently published EPA regulations for a 60-day [...]

How will the Trump administration handle the lumber dispute?

The new trade agenda of the Trump administration will cause great concern for British Columbia, as the province is supported [...]

36,000-ton eucalyptus wood pellet plant planned in Brazil

Butiá Indústria e Comércio de Pellets Ltda in Brazil plans to construct a 36,000-ton wood pellet [...]
January 26, 2017 Wood pellets / Global / South America

SCA Group announces ongoing split into hygiene and forest products companies

SCA, the leading global hygiene and forest products company, has started the work on splitting the SCA Group into two [...]