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Metsä Wood to start production at new plywood mill in Estonia

Metsä Wood officially started up its birch plywood mill in Pärnu, Estonia. Currently there are around 65 blue-collars [...]

Stable wood pellet prices in Austria

In August, the price of wood pellets in Austria kept stable as compared to July.     The [...]

Sweden: Roundwood prices move up in Q2/2018

The second quarter of 2018 shows rising sawlog prices in Sweden on a yearly basis. Pine sawlogs are more expensive [...]

European African timber operations transferred to Asian companies

A major structural change is underway in the African timber industry as operations are reoriented away from the European market [...]

China: Wood-based panels manufacturers to cease production due to new ‘green’ protection policy

According to the Chinese government’s environmental policy called the “Three-Year Plan on Defending the Blue Sky” industrial enterprises [...]

Reasons for declining European tropical wood consumption

The reasons for declining consumption of tropical timbers in Europe are now well understood. The logistical problems of supplying consistent [...]

Drax completed fourth biomass unit conversion

Drax has switched on its fourth biomass generating unit—taking the power station in North Yorkshire a step closer to [...]

Roundwood prices in Finland on an upward trend

Roundwood prices in Finland have mostly increased in May, both as compared to April as well as compared to the [...]

Russia: Production of wood pellets expected to rise more than 6 times by 2025

While Russia’s wood pellet production is relatively young, it accounts for a six percent share of world wood pellet [...]

Wood pellets in Germany still available at low prices this summer

Wood pellets in Germany are still available at low prices this summer. As compared to July, the wood pellet prices [...]