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Archives: 2021

Croatian wood industry continues to grow despite pandemic

The Croatian wood industry, more precisely companies operating within this wider sector, have done well despite the ongoing pandemic which [...]

Most North American softwood lumber stay flat

As mid-January 2021 came upon us, it seemed like supply and demand for softwood lumber and panel products reached [...]

Sweden: Softwood sawlog prices on the rise as demand from sawmills booms

In Central Sweden, state-owned Sveaskog raises the purchase price for softwood sawlogs from 18 January. The reason is continued [...]

European parquet market managed to remain flat in 2020 despite corona crisis

Based on information obtained from its member companies and national associations, FEP – the European Federation of the Parquet industry - estimates [...]

Gelo Timber starts operation at its new sawmill in Wunsiedel, Germany

Gelo Timber starts operation at its new sawmill in Wunsiedel, Germany, after only 11 months of erection time. In future [...]

HS Timber, Egger and Kronospan fined for organizing a wood cartel in Romania

The Austrian companies HS Timber Production (formerly Holzindustrie Schweighofer), Kronospan and Egger, all with activities on the Romanian wood market [...]

Södra raises timber prices

The high demand for timber continues. That is why Södra is now raising the price for spruce timber, pine [...]

Russia: Roundwood price overview in November 2020

The price for softwood sawlogs in Russia have continued to increase during November 2020, despite the downward trend throughout 2020 [...]

Sharp recovery in Finland’s softwood lumber exports to Europe

In the third quarter, Finnish exports of softwood lumber to European countries increased by 22% year-on-year to 868 [...]

The US is increasingly dependent on overseas lumber supply

During the first ten months of 2020, US importation of overseas softwood lumber was 39% higher than during the same [...]