Archives: October 2017

Advantage Trim & Lumber acquired new sawmill in Brazil

Advantage Trim & Lumber Company has recently purchased a new sawmill in Brazil, located just a few miles up the [...]

Finnish roundwood prices mostly up during August

The roundwood prices in Finland went up during August 2017, as compared to the same period last year.   [...]

Setra to sell sawmill in Sweden

    Setra has set in motion the sale of its operation in Rolfs, Kalix. The mill has [...]

Finland: Roundwood purchases from forests up by 13%; prices remain stable

  In January-August, the members of the Finnish Forest Industries Federation purchased 19.8 million cubic meters of [...]

Egger receives permit for the construction of a new particleboard plant in Poland

Austrian company Egger wants to invest near Biskupec, Poland, in the Warmia and Mazury Economic Zone in a large particleboard [...]

Giant sawmill to be build in Russia by 2019

Pomorskaya Timber Company will launch a new sawmill in the  Arkhangelsk Region in 2019.    This project [...]

Estonian roundwood prices went all up during July

Estonian roundwood prices have increased during July 2017, as compared both to the same period last year, but also compared [...]

US hardwood exports to South-East Asia and China set new mid-year record

Strong performance in Mainland China and Vietnam markets drove 25.6% growth (YoY) of the US hardwood exports, setting a [...]

Japan is expanding wood products exports

Japan's wood products export this year is increasing. During January and June this year, log export volume was 479 [...]

EU wooden furniture market more dependent on lower cost furniture produced in Eastern Europe

Analysis of Eurostat trade data reveals that internal EU trade in wood furniture, which increased 4% to Euro16.2 billion [...]