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Archives: June 2019

Latest prices for Brazilian exported logs, sawnwood and plywood

Latest prices for Brazilian logs, sawnwood and plywood as of 1-15 June, 2019.       [...]

Rising prices for Russian pellets delivered to the EU this year

    The average price of Russian wood pellets sent to the European Union countries in the first [...]

The Swedish glulam industry is expanding rapidly

The Swedish glulam industry continues to gain market share. The first quarter of 2019 shows a clear increase in sales [...]

Conifex to sell Fort St. James sawmill to Hampton Lumber

Conifex Timber Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive purchase agreement with Hampton Lumber for the sale of [...]

Sampsa Auvinen reconfirmed as President of the EOS

The 2019 European Organisation of the Sawmill Industry (EOS) General Assembly elected its new Board of Directors and President.  [...]

China recognized wood framing in new standard

Wood Frame Construction Technology (WFC) has officially been recognized for the first time by China’s Green Building Evaluation Standard [...]

Major global lumber-exporting countries increased their shipments in early 2019

The uptick in demand for lumber continued in early 2019, with most of the major lumber-exporting countries increasing their [...]

Vietnam booming wood products exports to face shortage of raw materials

With its abundant potential in wood processing, Vietnam is emerging as a major exporter of finished wood products in the [...]

Recovery in EU softwood lumber deliveries to China, as Germany compensates sharp drop in Nordic exports

  After a -32% drop in exports last year, European softwood lumber deliveries to China have recovered in the [...]

Skyrocketing lumber prices in US as Canadian curtailments crisis escalates

News broke last Monday of another mill closure in British Columbia, which shifted trading in most framing lumber species to [...]