Archives: June 2021

Japan timber industry in unprecedented crisis due to supply shortages and record prices

Currently, Japan is suffering from the third timber crisis, with unprecedented supply shortages and extremely high prices of timber. The [...]

Lumber shortage also in Russia caused by skyrocketing prices

The Russian housing market is experiencing a shortage of 2-2.5 million m³ of lumber. Experts emphasize that this [...]

Wood prices will rise in the Czech Republic

According to data from the Czech Statistical Office, almost 36 million cubic meters of wood were harvested in Czech forests [...]

European Commission approves the introduction of preliminary anti-dumping duties on birch plywood from Russia

      The European Commission approved for 6 months the introduction of preliminary anti-dumping duties [...]

Vietnam’s wood product exports expected to reach new record this year

Vietnam's wood products exports are expected to rise to a record 15-16 billion USD this year despite the [...]

Skyrocketing wood prices in Romania

The situation on the wood market in Romania is tense, with prices above average prices in Europe.  Thus [...]

EUTR: WWF files a complaint with the EU Commission against Germany

The WWF has lodged a complaint against Germany with the EU Commission because of inadequate implementation of the European Timber [...]