Austrian Binderholz takes over German Klenk

Austrian Binderholz Group located in Fügen has cloed an agreement with The Carlyle Group to take over the German [...]

EGGER completes acquisition of Masisa Argentina

The acquisition of the Masisa plant in Concordia, Argentina, from the Chilean Masisa S.A. is successfully completed upon closing [...]

China still leads as the world’s biggest furniture producer

The 100 countries covered in CSIL’s newly-released World Furniture Outlook 2017/2018 make up almost 90 per cent [...]

Austria: Slight increase in wood pellets prices this month

EN plus A1 wood pellets in Austria have reached the average price of EUR 228.2/tonne during September 2017 [...]

Tropical sawn wood imports decline in nearly all EU countries

EU imports of tropical sawnwood in the first six months of 2017 were 348,600 metric tonnes (MT), 19% less [...]

TowerBrook Capital Partners completes acquisition of Schweighofer’s fiber business in Austria

TowerBrook Capital Partners L.P. completed the recently announced acquisition of Schweighofer Fiber GmbH. Financial terms of the transaction were [...]

Steico Group expands LVL production at its mill in Poland

The Steico Group produced the first laminated veneer lumber (LVL) board at its new, second production line in Czarna Woda [...]

Roseburg orders new LVL production line for its mill in the US

Roseburg Forest Products placed an order for a world’s largest continuous LVL press with Dieffenbacher.     [...]

Moelven Norsälven AB sawmill closed down

The Board of Moelven Norsälven AB has decided to close down the sawmill. This is because investment needs in [...]

Finnish roundwood prices on an upward trend in July

During July 2017, the roundwood prices in Finland have mostly been on an upward trend as compared to the same [...]