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Södra’s SEK 100 million investment in Långasjö sawmill completed

Södra’s investment of SEK 100 million in Långasjö has now been completed. The investment means that a [...]

Indonesia: Bright prospects in furniture export markets

Panggah Susanto, Director General of Agro Industries within the Ministry of Industry (Kemenperin), is on record as saying within two [...]

UK sawn hardwood market holds up well despite Brexit concerns

While imports of tropical sawn hardwood into the eurozone countries have failed to live up to expectations in 2017, having [...]

UK wood pellets growing demand fuels rise in Canadian exports

Exports of Canadian wood pellets used as biomass fuel have increased by 46% in 2016, when the UK demand boomed [...]

Sweden leads in the prefabricated timber buildings market

Sweden has started to use its natural forests for prefabricating timber buildings of all types and sizes. One of the [...]

Bergs Timber to upgrade former Setra Vimmerby sawmill

Bergs Timber has recently announced it will invest SEK 27.5mn in reconstructing the sawline at the sawmill in Vimmerby [...]

Interfor to rise lumber production by 50% at Meldrim mill

Interfor Corp. announced last month that it plans to invest $16.5 million to upgrade its sawmill in Meldrim.  [...]

Roundwood prices in Lithuania up sharply in September

Prices of roundwood in Lithuania have significantly increased during September 2017, when compared to the same period in 2016.  [...]

Prefabricated houses are on the fast track across Europe

The European prefabricated market continues its expansion. Last year, 8.3% more prefabricated houses were sold as compared to 2015 [...]

Finnish softwood sawn timber and plywood production grew significantly during January-September

Finnish softwood sawn timber production in January-September increased by 5.9% compared to the year ago period and totalled [...]