Trends in China’s domestic demand for wooden flooring

The demand for wooden flooring in China has increased in recent years to become a significant market for producers.  [...]

US hardwood exports to SEA and Greater China see strong growth in Q1/2017

US hardwood exports maintained upward momentum in the first quarter of 2017, with a strong gain Southeast Asia (SEA) and [...]

EU softwood lumber exports over 1 million m3 in Q1/2017; up by 64%

The European sawmills increased their softwood lumber exports on the Chinese wood market during the first quarter of 2017.  [...]

France: Oak and beech logs exports to China more than triple in Q1/2017

  During the first quarter of 2017, the hardwood logs exports from Europe to China tripled and reached a [...]

US imposes anti-dumping duties of up to 114.72% on China hardwood plywood

The US Commerce Department announced that it had reached a preliminary determination that some Chinese companies are dumping hardwood plywood [...]

China’s forestry trade hits 70.97 billion US$ in the first half of the year

China's forestry trade volume reached 70.97 billion U.S. dollars in the first half of this year, up [...]

Chinese expanding overseas investment in the timber sector, with Russia as main target

According to a report on China’s Wood Products Trade and Investment (2016) there were 167 Chinese enterprises with overseas [...]

Iran- an emerging destination for wood exports

When many of the economic sanctions against Iran were lifted over a year ago, doors were opened for international investments [...]

Russian timber industry seeks expansion of partnership with China

China is hosting SYLVA WOOD 2017 - the international exhibition, a landmark event for the global timber processing industry.   [...]

China still in a serious lack of timber resources that can be satisfied only through imports

The timber industry in China is closely related to building materials, furniture and other industries, where wood is the main [...]