China and Eastern European countries boost cooperation in forestry

China, together with the Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries, have decided to invest even more in their cooperation regarding [...]

China is planning a giant new SEZ around Beijing

China is planning a new special economic zone (SEZ) that will effectively extend the sprawling metropolis of Beijing, transforming the [...]

LIGNA Conference coming to Guangzhou, China

The LIGNA Conference is moving to Guangzhou to be held on 4 and 5 December in the run-up to [...]

China to reduce tax on imported logs and to halt wood waste imports

According to a joint press release from the Ministry of Ecology and Environment, the Ministry of Commerce, the State Development [...]

China: Expanding national forest reserves to fuel massive rise in timber imports

According to the State Forestry and Grassland Administration plans have been prepared for an expansion through planting and rehabilitation of [...]

Exports of logs to China under threat due to phytosanitary requirements

The National Hardwood Lumber Association (NHLA) has been made aware of a developing situation involving the exports of logs to [...]

German sawmills are lacking hardwood, due to booming log exports to China

German sawmills are currently lacking hardwood. The reason is the increasing export of logs to China.      [...]

New Zealand log exports recover after Chinese New Year

The export log market in New Zealand picked up after the slowdown ahead of the Chinese New Year period. Thus [...]

China: Prices of imported sawn timber in January 2018

This index contains the most update prices of logs and lumbers from the Guangdong Yuzhu Timber Market:    [...]