Archives: April 2017

Logs, sawnwood and plywoood prices in Brazil in April

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

Fenglin Group plans to build particleboard plant in New Zealand

New Zealand media informed that the China-based Guangxi Fenglin Wood Industry Group disclosed plans to build a new particle [...]

Eastern Canadian sawmills at record levels of production

Record high production at sawmills in Ontario and Quebec in 2016 has generated large volumes of residues in the two [...]

Canada is set to fight back on US softwood lumber duties

Canada is ready to fight back on the tariffs imposed for the softwood lumber imports to the United States.   [...]

Drax finalizes Louisiana Pellets acquisition

UK's biggest electrical generation company Drax Group has recently completed the acquisition of Louisiana Pellets. The price for the [...]

Increased earnings for Setra as demand for wood products improves

Swedish wood products company Setra reports an operating profit of SEK 33 million (Q1/2016: SEK 9 million) for the [...]

Roundwood prices in Finland recover in February

Roundwood prices in Finland started to go on ascending path during February 2017, as compared to the same period last [...]

Sweden’s wood pellet production over 1.7 million tonnes in 2016

Wood pellet production in Sweden increased by 4.6 percent in 2016 compared to 2015. Production stood at 1 738 [...]

Södra and Kährs Group to enter new oak partnership

Södra and Kährs Group have signed a multi-year sales contract for oak logs from Södra’s [...]

France: Expobois 2018 to be cancelled

The French machinery and production engineering association SYMOP (Syndicat des Machines et Technologies de Production) has made a joint decision [...]