Evolution of the global wood markets in Q2/2017

Global value and volumes of timber, pulpwood, softwood lumber and biomass products have increased during the 2nd quarter of 2017 [...]

Hekotek to supply equipment for Segezha Group’s wood pellet mill in Russia

Ksilotek-Sibir LLC (Segezha Group, part of the joint-stock financial corporation Sistema) and SORB LLC (represents AS Hekotek in [...]

Roundwood prices in Finland mostly up in June

Finnish roundwood prices mostly increased during June 2017, as compared to the same period last year. The same increase can [...]

Stable softwood lumber exports for Swedish sawmills

In May 2017, the Swedish sawmills exported the same amount of softwood lumber in sawn and planed form, as compared [...]

Kronospan to buy additional OSB plant core package from Dieffenbacher

Kronospan plans on investing 330 million euros at its Sanem site in Luxembourg over the next four years.   [...]

Moelven’s Norsälven sawmill might be closed

The Chairman of the company, Division Manager Anders Lindh of Moelven Timber, says that even with extensive investment it will [...]

Global cross laminated timber market to exceed USD 2 billion by 2025

The global cross laminated timber market is expected to be valued at USD 2.07 billion by 2025. Rising awareness [...]

Swedish roundwood prices mostly down during Q2/2017

During the second quarter of 2017, the Swedish roundwood prices mostly decreased, as compared to the Q1 of the same [...]

Södra invests in new CLT facility at Värö

Södra is investing in a small facility for cross-laminated timber (CLT) adjacent to Södra’s sawmill at [...]

IKEA in talks with several Indian states to source wood

IKEA announced that is currently in talks with some state governments in India for sourcing wood for furniture as it [...]