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Prices for wood pellets in Germany started to descend in April

The wood pellets' price in Germany has started to descend in April 2018. The national average price has reached the [...]

Strong lumber markets in the US and Europe increased the global sawlog price by 10%

The Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI) increased substantially, driven by strengthening lumber markets in both the US and Europe. The [...]

UK imports of timber and panel went up by 10.8% during 2017

The Timber Trade Federation has issued its Monthly Statistical Bulletin for April 2018. The stats show that volumes of imported [...]

Finland: Export of sawn goods set to grow and prices to rise

New investments in the Finnish forestry sector will have a significant impact on production figures both for 2018 and 2019 [...]

Forte expands particleboard production in Poland

One of the largest European furniture manufacturers Fabryki Mebli “Forte” S.A. is ramping-up production at its new particleboard [...]

Prices for wood pellets in Switzerland slightly descend during April

The price for wood pellets in Switzerland amounted to an average of CHF 372.3/t (EUR 313.58/t [...]

Sharp fall in EU imports of African sawnwood

The most notable trend in the supply of sawn hardwood to the EU in 2017 was the sharp fall in [...]

UK: Concern at shortage of timber for pallets

UK's Timber Packaging & Pallet Confederation (TIMCON) has warned of a shortage of smaller logs required by the pallet [...]

Fall in EU tropical imports driven mainly by supply-side issues

In practice, the recent decline in tropical imports into the EU is better seen as a region-wide phenomenon driven [...]

UPM to sell its Myllykoski mill site

UPM sells its Myllykoski mill site and premises, located in Kouvola, Finland, to Redeve Oy. The buyer is specialised in [...]