Archives: February 2017

European softwood logs & timber exports to China perform well in 2016

After a slowdown in growth in 2015, mainly due to an overall slower pace in the Chinese economy and construction [...]

Elmia Wood opens up three new sections this year

Four months before Elmia Wood opens, the organisers confirm it will be the world’s biggest forestry fair ever.  [...]

Construction is underway for Kebony’s second European factory in Flanders

On the 9th of February, Philippe Muyters, Flemish Minister for Work, Economy, Innovation and Sports, visited the site of Kebony [...]

Brazilian logs, sawnwood and plywood prices at the end of January

Latest prices for Brazilian logs, sawnwood and plywood prices (16-31 January 2017)        [...]

Lithuanian roundwood prices recover, but still at a low level

Roundwood prices in Lithuania started to recover in November 2016, even though there are still low as compared to the [...]

Lumber prices in the US hit sharpest weekly gain, going $25 up

Framing lumber producers kept the prices at a high level, due to the Canadian mills levering quotes higher on expectations [...]

US: Higher engineered flooring imports from Indonesia but lower imports of hardwood flooring

US imports of hardwood flooring and assembled flooring panels declined in November from the previous month.     [...]

Södra increases market price for softwood pulp in Europe

Södra announced that it will increase its market price for NBSK (Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft) in Europe to US [...]

Trade fair duo of imm cologne and LivingKitchen achieves more than 150,000 visitors

From January 16 to the 22nd the trade fair duo of imm cologne and LivingKitchen achieved for the first time [...]