Austrian wood pellets’ price slightly rises during December

During December 2016, the price of Enplus A1 pellets in Austria reached an average of EUR 226.7 per tonne [...]

Roundwood prices in Finland higher than a year ago in November

Roundwood prices in Finland mostly increased during November 2016, compared to the same month last year.     [...]

Two major achievements for EU FLEGT in 2016

The EU’s FLEGT process has recorded two landmark events in recent weeks. The first ever FLEGT licenses were issued [...]

Sawlog prices trending downward throughout the world over the past two years

Sawlog prices have trended downward throughout the world over the past two years with the GSPI Index being 14.3 [...]

Södra expands sales on the Polish market

Södra's exports of sawn timber to Poland have increased 150 percent in 2016. Although Poland is not an [...]

Wood pellets’ price in Germany grow only slightly in December

The price of wood pellets in Germany slightly increased towards the end of the year, but remained significantly below the [...]

Downgrading of European construction sector growth forecasts according to Euroconstruct

Outlook both in the EU and wider global economy and political events including the UK’s decision to leave the [...]

German DIY retailer Hornbach ends collaboration with Holzindustrie Schweighofer

Hornbach has announced that it will end its cooperation with Austrian timber producer Holzindustrie Schweighofer starting January 2017.   [...]

Swiss timber harvests decline by 7%; prices fall by 6% in 2015

The Swiss timber market was impacted by the sudden rise of the Swiss franc in January 2015. Thus, in 2015 [...]

Roundwood prices in Estonia on recovery during October

Roundwood prices in Estonia started to recover during October 2016. Even if some of the wood prices have decreased, the [...]