Archives: June 2017

Austria: Price of wood pellets picks up in June

After two consecutive months of price decline, the price of ENplusA1 pellets in Austria increased slightly in June.   [...]

China still in a serious lack of timber resources that can be satisfied only through imports

The timber industry in China is closely related to building materials, furniture and other industries, where wood is the main [...]

Wood pellet imports to both South Korea and Japan close to record highs

Over the past few years, South Korea has become the largest pellet importer in Asia, ahead of Japan, and the [...]

Roundwood prices in Estonia declined during May 2017

In May 2017, the roundwood prices in Estonia have descended. By March, there was an upward trend, but this has [...]

Georgia-Pacific plans to invest $400 million at its Palatka mill in Florida

    Georgia-Pacific announced that its Palatka, Florida, mill has been selected as the location for the [...]

US imposes additional tariffs on Canadian lumber imports

The US Department of Commerce has added 6.87%  in preliminary average anti-dumping tariffs for Canadian softwood lumber imports [...]

Weinig scores EUR 47 million at this year’s Ligna

According to the figures presented at the recent Ligna trade fair press conference, the Weinig Group announced extremely positive growth [...]

Malaysia: Original furniture designs could generate higher returns

According to statistics from the Malaysia Timber Industry Board (MTIB), exports of major wood products in 2016 were worth RM [...]

Siempelkamp to supply fiberboard production plant in the US

CalAg LLC commissioned Siempelkamp with the supply of a production plant for fiberboard made of rice straw.    [...]

Russia: Top 10 wood pellet producers and production facilities in 2016

About 65 percent of total Russian production of wood pellets is manufactured by 12 processing facilities. There are about 20 [...]