‘Top 200’ account for nearly a quarter of world furniture production

Of the world’s 200 top furniture manufacturers, 40% are headquartered in the EU, 22% in North America, 31% in [...]

Finnish roundwood prices mostly up during August

The roundwood prices in Finland went up during August 2017, as compared to the same period last year.   [...]

Setra to sell sawmill in Sweden

    Setra has set in motion the sale of its operation in Rolfs, Kalix. The mill has [...]

Finland: Roundwood purchases from forests up by 13%; prices remain stable

  In January-August, the members of the Finnish Forest Industries Federation purchased 19.8 million cubic meters of [...]

Egger receives permit for the construction of a new particleboard plant in Poland

Austrian company Egger wants to invest near Biskupec, Poland, in the Warmia and Mazury Economic Zone in a large particleboard [...]

Estonian roundwood prices went all up during July

Estonian roundwood prices have increased during July 2017, as compared both to the same period last year, but also compared [...]

EU wooden furniture market more dependent on lower cost furniture produced in Eastern Europe

Analysis of Eurostat trade data reveals that internal EU trade in wood furniture, which increased 4% to Euro16.2 billion [...]

Sweden: Softwood lumber exports stable; deliveries to China up by 20%

The Swedish sawmills have exported 6.72 million cubic meters of sawn and planed lumber during the first six months [...]

Kastamonu’s Russian Alabuga site to reach full capacity in 2018

Kastamonu plans to reach full production capacity at the company’s  laminated flooring produced at the plant in the Alabuga [...]

Austrian Binderholz takes over German Klenk

Austrian Binderholz Group located in Fügen has cloed an agreement with The Carlyle Group to take over the German [...]