Archives: October 2017

Lumber prices in the US slipped during last week

The framing lumber sales in the US have quieted over last week, while a mix of trends developed across framing [...]

U.S. sawmills rise lumber production

U.S. sawmills produced 19.709 billion board ft. (bbf) of softwood lumber in the first seven months of 2017 [...]

Spanish trade association legality risk assessment of Brazil

According to the European Timber Trade Federation (ETTF), the Spanish Timber Trade Association AEIM has produced a preliminary risk assessment [...]

Roseburg announces operations curtailment at Dillard sawmill

Roseburg Forest Products is to curtail production at its sawmill in Dillard, Oregon effective Oct. 21.     [...]

Wood pellets price in Germany picks up during October

The price of wood pellets in Germany has increased by 1.7% during October 2017, as compared to the previous [...]

ULK Group claims new Arkhangelsk sawmill complex will be Russia’s largest wood processing facility

Hiab, part of Cargotec, has secured an order for close to 40 LOGLIFT F96ST forestry cranes from Russia.    [...]

8.1 million tonnes of wood pellets certified in 2016; ENplus leads the way

    The European Pellet Council (EPC) in charge of ENplus management, announced a record year for the [...]

Average prices for standing timber in Belgium, autumn-winter 2017

List of prices for standing timber set by National Federation of Forestry Experts A.S.B.L.   Preliminary [...]

Russia’s sawn timber exports up by 27% in January-August 2017

In the first eight months of 2017, Russia increased its sawn timber exports again, both in value and in volume [...]

India- A growing market for American softwoods

American Softwoods (AMSO), the promotional partnership formed by three major U.S. softwood trade associations has recently declared that the [...]