Germany: Wood products prices stable in March

The German wood products price index was largely stable in March as compared to the previous month. All prices fluctuate [...]

Furniture exports from the UK decrease, as the imports report growth

The total furniture and floorcoverings imports into the UK rose by 8.1% in March 2017, to £831.8m from [...]

German parquet industry reports higher production levels

At this year's Annual General Meeting of the Association of the German Parquet Industry (VDP) in Bad Honnef, the [...]

Over 90% of UK timber imports are certified

The latest summary report of certification content in U.K. timber product imports was published by the Timber Trade Federation [...]

Finland: Sawn softwood production up 15% in Q1/2017 as Chinese demand booms

    The Finnish forest industry notably increased its production of sawn softwood timber and plywood at the [...]

Prices for roundwood in Lithuania mostly went up in February

Roundwood prices in Lithuania mostly went up during February 2017, as compared to the same period last year.   [...]

EU review highlights fragility of okoumé plywood sector

The EU renewed anti-dumping duties on imports of okoumé plywood manufactured in China on 7th April.    [...]

China’s interest in Swedish wood confirmed during trade fairs

    In March 2017 Swedish Wood participated in the CIFM fair in Guangzhou, China, together with 10 [...]

Vietnam and the EU close FLEGT negotiations

On the 11th of May, Vietnam and the EU closed the negotiations regarding the voluntary partnership agreement (VPA) on Forest [...]

Stora Enso reports sharp profit rise in its Wood Products division

The wood products division in Stora Enso has recorded a 34 per cent increase in operational earnings before investment, tax [...]