Archives: February 2018

Prices for wood pellets in Austria slightly changed in February

Wood pellets' average price n Austria has reached 240,1 € per tonne of wood pellets or 4.90 Cent per [...]

US hardwood import volumes down but values up in 2017

The volume of US imports of temperate and tropical sawnwood fell for the second year in a row in 2017 [...]

Various factors push up US log prices

Prices for logs on the US West Coast have increased due to the natural disasters, housing construction, Asian competition and [...]

Austrian Springer Group bought majority share in FinScan

Austrian Springer Group has acquired the majority share in the finnish company FinScan. FinScan, located in Espoo near Helsinki, is [...]

Finnish roundwood trade registered great success for 2017, log prices up

    Roundwood trade from Finnish Forests registered a great success, due to the purchases of the forest [...]

EU tropical timber imports drop sharply in 2017

European timber businesses suggest a range of factors that may explain the apparent dichotomy between good underlying demand for hardwoods [...]

Central/West Africa: Buyers reject the higher asking prices for logs

Reports from Cameroon say that buyers for the Chinese market are not accepting the new and higher asking prices for [...]

Finland’s sawmills target the Indian market

IndiaWood 2018 will receive several Finnish companies to the 10th edition of the show, through "Wood from Finland", a national [...]

Gällö Timber invests in log sorter upgrade at sawmill in Sweden

Gällö Timber upgrades the log sorter at its sawmill in Gällö, Sweden. The company placed a SEK 2 [...]

Enviva signs 10-year contract to supply wood pellets to Japanese plant

Enviva Partners LP has released the company's Q4/2017 financial results on the 22nd of February and announced it [...]