Archives: June 2017

Norway and Germany review investment in Amazon Fund

The Norwegian Ambassador to Brazil and representatives of the German Development Bank (KFW) visited the Integrated Center for Environmental Monitoring [...]

Central/West Africa: Consolidated recovery in prices for popular timbers

Central/West African producers report a small number of upward price changes for sawnwood which reflects the overall firm state [...]

US antidumping duties on Canadian lumber could reach an extra 10%

The antidumping duties on Canadian softwood lumber that will be announced on the 23rd of June by the United States [...]

Tolko restarts OSB mill operations in High Prairie, Canada

Tolko Industries announced the restart of its oriented strand board (OSB) mill, located near High Prairie, Alberta in Canada. The [...]

Proteak produces 23% more MDF

During the Q1 of 2017, Tecnotabla, Proteak’s MDF producing business, had an output of 50.685 m3, representing a [...]

Metsä Group plans to start new bioproduct mill in August 2017

Metsä Group made the decision concerning the largest investment in the history of Finnish forest industry in April 2015, and [...]

Swiss wood pellets price remains stable in June 2017

    The Swiss price for wood pellets decreased by 0.11% in June 2017 and reached an [...]

Canadian lumber industry expects another 10% increase in US countervailing duties

This week, the US is expected to make an announcement regarding an antidumping duty of 10% against Canadian lumber producers [...]

EPLF members sold 476 mio m2 of laminate flooring in 2016

The EPLF publishes annual statistics - generally issued in time for the Domotex in January - on total sales for the previous [...]

New Zealand log prices highest in 20 years

Structural log prices in New Zealand reached the highest level in the last 20 years, as local mills started to [...]