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Archives: February 2017

US: Furniture makers expanding production capacity

La-Z-Boy announced an investment of approximately US$26 million over three years in its largest upholstered furniture manufacturing [...]
February 24, 2017 Daily News / Furniture / Global / North America

Optimistic outlook for the German softwood lumber market

During the Q4/2016, the softwood companies in Germany kept on the positive trend.    The results [...]

Gambia suspends transport, import and export of timber

Gambia's Ministry of Forestry, Environment, Climate Change and Natural Resources, has announced, in a press release, that the import [...]
February 24, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Sawmilling / Africa / Global

Latest prices for Indian teak, sawnwood and plywood

The price list for teak, sawnwood and plywood between 1-15 February 2017.    Plantation teak prices [...]

Binderholz acquires planing mill and glulam factory in Finland

Binderholz Nordic Oy recently bought a planing mill and a glulam factory belonging to the Anaika Wood Group at the [...]

Latest prices for Brazilian logs, sawnwood and plywood

Latest prices for Brazilian logs, sawnwood and plywood prices (1-15 February 2017)        [...]

Glulam industry in Sweden breaks record after record

The Swedish glulam industry continues to break records. In 2016, sales increased by 13.5% as compared to 2015, which [...]

Russia’s softwood lumber invades the Chinese market

China's softwood lumber imports hit a new record of 21.58 million cubic meters in 2016, up 24 percent [...]

Myanmar to resume teak and hardwood production

Myanmar Forestry Authority has informed in the next fiscal year (2017-18 fiscal year), Myanmar will resume teak and hardwood [...]
February 22, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Asia & Middle East / Global

US lumber prices boom tied to pending duties on Canadian exports

The U.S. lumber markets are already seeing some major price volatility, where W-SPF lumber prices soared by a [...]