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Archives: May 2017

Top North American softwood lumber producers

Top 40 Canadian and US softwood lumber producers held a steady production growth in 2016, due to the cooperation of [...]

IKEA to practice lower furniture prices in India

IKEA wants to lower its furniture and home decor products prices for the Indian audience before it opens its first [...]

Prices for roundwood in Tyrol remain steady

In February, the price for the main spruce assortment (quality BC)2a-3b has remained stable in Tyrol, as well [...]

Sweden’s pine becomes increasingly more attractive in China

China’s softwood lumber imports from Sweden have been increasing in recent years due to the fact that the Sweden [...]

Switzerland: Hardwood price dynamics at the beginning of 2017

Switzerland sustains the main trends on the European timber markets, where the oak prices rise steadily, at an 30% average [...]

Arauco construction of US particleboard plant underway

Arauco conducted recently the ground-breaking ceremonies for its new, state-of-the-art, USD 400 million particleboard plant located [...]

Mercer completed acquisition of Germany’s largest sawmill from Klausner

Mercer International Inc. announced that it has completed, through its wholly owned subsidiary Mercer Timber Products GmbH , its previously announced [...]

The construction sector boom seems to help the rebound of the French softwood lumber market

During the latest timber auctions organized in the French Grand Est it has been underlined the fact that the rising [...]

Kronospan to invest EUR 330 million in production site in Luxembourg

Kronospan plans to invest EUR 330 million on its production site in Sanem in the next 5 years. The investments [...]

Refugee crisis to boost Germany’s prefabricated houses market

The German prefabricated houses market has maintained the momentum of recent years and registered a sales growth of 11.5 [...]