Archives: April 2022

Stora Enso’s Wood Products division posts record Q1/2022

During the first quarter, Stora Enso's Wood Products division reported record results in sales and operational EBIT.   [...]

Sweden: Roundwood prices on the rise in Q1/2022

The roundwood prices on delivery timber in Sweden increased for both sawlog and pulpwood during the first quarter of 2022 [...]

North American softwood lumber prices stabilize

It was this week last year that construction framing dimension softwood lumber prices began their climb to the previously never [...]

Wood prices in Germany are rising at rocket speed

Wood prices in Germany are at a level never seen before and continue to rise at rocket speed. This applies [...]

Shanghai blockade could make Europe face ‘logistics nightmare’

Although there are signs that Shanghai port congestion is easing, European business could face a "logistics nightmare".    [...]

UPM has a good start of the year; excellent results in plywood and lumber business

UPM's net sales increased by 12 percent to EUR 2,507 million in the first quarter. The company made [...]

Ponsse removes Russian orders for Euro 109 million from order book

The crisis in Ukraine has a significant impact on Ponsse’s operations and finances, company said in its 1Q 2022 [...]

China’s Covid lockdown puts pressure on the softwood log imports

In China COVID has significantly disrupted the log trade with major cities under lockdown and building projects on the go [...]

The Ukraine war is causing shortage in Europe’s pallet supply

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has proven disastrous for the thousands of Ukrainians who have lost their lives and the [...]