European softwood logs exports to China outpace those of softwood lumber

    Due to a massive boost of exports from France, total European softwood logs deliveries to China [...]

Sonae Arauco to invest in a new particleboard plant in Germany

Sonae Arauco decided to invest in a new state-of-the-art particleboard plant at the company’s Beeskow site [...]

Netherlands: Sawmilling company Wijma ceases activities in Southwest-Cameroon

Due to the intensified conflict between opposing parties and security forces in Cameroon’s North and Southwest provinces, Dutch wood [...]

Recent developments of the European oak market

Prices across the range of temperate species are said to be firm thanks to demand levels in the EU and [...]

Germany: Production of wood pellets at record level in H1/2018

In the first half of 2018, around 1.18 million tonnes of wood pellets were produced in Germany, more than [...]

Tight supply for Swedish sawmills as forest fires limit log supply

Although consumption of wood raw-material by the Swedish forest industry has risen in 2017 and early 2018, sawmills have [...]

Record results for the EGGER Group

The EGGER Group again set new records in its annual results for 2017/2018.    Sales increased [...]

Mixed price developments for softwood lumber in Austria

In June, softwood lumber prices in Austria have registered some mixed developments. Compared with May, edged boards and squared timber [...]

Overview of the EU wood door and window market

Eurostat PRODCOM data reveals that the total value of wood doors supplied to the EU increased by 5% to €7 [...]

Strong rise in earnings for Stora Enso’s Wood Products division

Sales in Stora Enso's Wood products division increased 7.2%, or EUR 29 million to EUR 430 million. This [...]