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China: Weak market for European birch timber, as Russian birch becomes cheaper

Some Chinese merchants said that this year, due to the short-term factors such as the downturn in the property [...]

New Zealand’s export prices for logs on the rise as demand in China rises

At Wharf Gate (AWG) prices for export logs delivered to ports around New Zealand in October increased by an average [...]

China: Plywood price overview at different timber markets

The following article is an overview of October 2019 prices for different plywood assortments at China's Shangdong Linyi and [...]

Main trends of the global wood pellets market in the next decade

Western Europe has long been the world’s largest market for wood pellets used in heat and power production. But [...]

North American hardwood prices drop sharply in Chinese timber markets

The recent price of North American red oak fell by 500-600 yuan/cubic meter (US$ 70-85/m3)  in [...]

Forecast of overall timber consumption in China in the next 3-5 years

China's timber demand has maintained a steady growth trend, especially for the demand for logs and primary processed products [...]

China: Prices of imported lumber in October 2019

The tables above contain the latest price data of different imported lumber assortments at several Chinese markets.    [...]

U.S. hardwood industry to disintegrate from trade war with China

A possible trade deal with China announced this month might not be broad enough to save U.S. hardwood timber [...]

Global wooden furniture market expected to grow 32% by 2025

The size of the global wooden furniture market is expected to grow from $395 billion in 2018 to more than [...]

Will China bet on wood pellets to solve its pollution problems?

China is a bit of a mystery for wood pellet producers. With its large population, its reliance on coal, and [...]