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China: Price index for imported sawn timber

This price guide contains the most update prices of imported sawn timber at main distribution markets in China.   [...]

Downturn in the Swedish forest industry as recession in Europe progresses

    The recession in Europe, in particular, is noticeable in the Swedish forest industry. The sawmills partially [...]

Swedish sawmills export less to Europe; more to Africa, China and US

Swedish sawmills delivered less softwood lumber to European destinations in the first eight months of 2019 (-7%). By contrast, deliveries [...]

Euroconstruct: Growth in European construction sector forecast to decrease in the next two years

European construction output is forecasted to increase by less than 2% in 2019, and by less than 1.5 percentage [...]

European beetle spruce logs flood the Chinese market

European beetle spruce logs have flooded the Chinese market. In the first eight months of the year, the EU countries [...]

UK to extend timber legality requirements after Brexit

UK tropical and other timber importers were urged to evaluate the impacts for their businesses of a no-deal Brexit [...]

European Commission report: more countries than ever hit by forest fires

On 31 October 2019, the European Commission published the 2018 edition of its Annual Report on Forest Fires in Europe [...]
November 4, 2019 Daily News / Global Trends / Forestry / Europe / Global

Swedish Martinsons plans to increase the production of wood products, glulam and CLT

Martinsons announced a SEK 120 million (EUR 11.1 million) investment in its sawmill plants in Bygdsiljum and Kroksjön [...]

Finland: Forestry giants Stora Enso and UPM report declining profits in Q3/2019

Finland's forestry giants, Stora Enso and UPM, have reported declining profits and smaller production output for the third quarter [...]

Cheap European logs fill the Chinese falling softwood stocks

While log supply from North and South America in China has virtually dried up the volume from Europe continues to [...]