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Finnish roundwood prices on the way up at the end of 2016

The prices for roundwood in Finland increased in December 2016 over the same period of last year.    [...]

Domotex 2017: Fresh wind in the sails of the global wood flooring industry

After four action-packed days, DOMOTEX 2017 drew to a close, chalking up considerable growth in terms of its exhibitor [...]

Kronospan plans expansion in Belarus

Belarus plans to carry out new projects together with Kronospan Group, with the Austrian company planning to invest up to [...]

Sweden: Promotion in China pays off with high rise in softwood timber exports

China’s softwood timber imports from Sweden have been increasing in recent years due to the fact that the Sweden [...]

Wood trade at record levels in Finland in 2016

Finland's wood trade was held at pace in 2016. The wood purchases from private forests grew by 9% compared [...]

Former Leipzig subsidiaries of the bankrupt German Pellets misteriously turn back to Leibold’s family business

Peter Leibold has created the world market leader for wood pellets, which was German Pellets GmbH. In 2005, the former [...]

FSC publishes revised Chain of Custody Standards

The FSC Board of Directors has approved revised FSC chain-of-custody standards FSC-STD-40-004 V3-0 and [...]
January 18, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Europe / Global

Wood pellets price in Germany increased in January due to harsh weather conditions

The price of wood pellets in Germany increased during January 2017 due to the wintry weather.     [...]

Siempelkamp to increase its stake in Pallmann

Siempelkamp Maschinen- und Anlagenbau GmbH increases its stake in Pallmann Maschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG, with headquarters in Zweibrücken [...]

Huge EUR 1 billion wood-processing plant planned in Estonia

A group made of Estonian investors and forest businessmen are apparently planning to build a wood-processing plant in Estonia [...]