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Germany: Sharp rise in wood pellets’ prices in October

In October, the price of wood pellets rose considerably in Germany. Wood pellets are more expensive by 3.7% as [...]

Tolko to curtail operations at Quest Wood sawmill citing high log costs and poor market conditions

Tolko Industries Limited has told their employees in Quesnel on October 13 that they will be curtailing operations at their [...]

EC reports steady progress in EUTR implementation

On 5th October, the European Commission (EC) formally adopted the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR) Report 2017, the second biennial report [...]

ISC 2018: Buoyant construction in Europe supports sawmill industry’s solid financial performance

On the 11th and 12th October 2018 the 66th edition of the International Softwood Conference was held in Riga in [...]

EU is ready to begin trade arbitration with Ukraine to lift timber exports ban

The European Union is ready to begin commercial arbitration with Ukraine to lift a moratorium on exports of round timber [...]

Swedish pine showcases Scandinavian design at the London Design Fair

    With its pink stained wood, the Swedish Design Pavilion attracted a great deal of attention at [...]

Prices for wood pellets in Switzerland slightly rise during October

Prices for wood pellets slightly rose during October 2018, in Switzerland. Thus, the average price for ENplus A1 quality wood [...]

Forecast: Finnish roundwood prices to rise by about 10% this year

Increasing demand due to good economic prospects and recent investments will boost the use of roundwood this year in Finland [...]

Spanish Garnica cofirms €80 million investment in a new plywood factory in France

Spains's Garnica confirmed its intention to build a new factory in Troyes, France. Work at the factory will begin [...]

Expansion in India and higher online sales boosts IKEA’s sales

Swedish furniture giant IKEA reported rising sales for the year to August, helped by a big push online and new [...]