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EU’s softwood lumber exports to Japan increased by 14% in 2016

EU's softwood lumber exports to Japan increased by 14% during 2016, as compared to the previous year. The exports [...]

Tokyo biomass pellets summit to gather over 200 buyers and sellers

To be held in Tokyo on 15-18 May, the 8th edition of renowned Biomass Pellets Trade & Power summit [...]

Denmark to prohibit companies from selling Myanmar teak on European Union markets

Denmark last week placed an injunction on all Danish companies that prohibits them from selling teak imported from Myanmar on [...]

New $200 million wood pellet plant in Fiji

GIMCO Korea Ltd. undertakes an estimated $200 million wood pellet plant construction project, which is expected to start in May [...]

Indonesia’s FLEGT license contributes to a 10% increase in wood exports in 2016

Certified timber exports from Indonesia have gone up nearly 10 percent from 2015 to 2016, according to the Indonesian Forest [...]

Myanmar: 10% tax on sawnwood exports starting April 1

The Parliament in Myanmar has now confirmed the 10% Special Commodity Tax on all sawn timber export and local sales [...]

British Columbia log exports to Asia reach record levels

British Columbia's forestry companies are currently facing a long-term decline in  annual allowable cut in the Interior, due [...]

Vietnam: Turnover of wood products exports likely to reach US$ 8 billion in 2017

Vietnam's wood and wood products exports are forecast to reach $8 billion in 2017, up from $7.3 billion [...]

India: Latest prices for teak, sawnwood and plywood

The price list for teak, sawnwood and plywood between 16-28 February 2017.    Plantation teak prices [...]

Recovery expected for global construction equipment industry in 2017

Global sales of construction equipment are expected to increase seven per cent this year, according to updated forecasts from specialist [...]