Iran- an emerging destination for wood exports

When many of the economic sanctions against Iran were lifted over a year ago, doors were opened for international investments [...]

Production of wood pellets in Russia expected to rise by 10% in 2017, mainly driven by Asian demand

Russia produced 1.013 MMT of wood pellets in 2016, a 3.5 percent increase from CY 2015. Sources report [...]

Södra to boost production capacity at its Orrefors sawmill

At its small-diameter timber sawmill in Orrefors, Södra is investing about SEK 35 million (EUR 3,6 million [...]

Ligna 2017 hosted 93,000 attendees

Ligna has reported 93,000 attendees from over 100 countries for the world's largest trade fair for woodworking and [...]

Europe-the world’s leader for the timber construction movement

France, Austria and Norway will host the world's tallest wooden buildings and will make Europe the leading place for [...]

EOS re-electes Sampsa Auvinen as president

The EOS General Assembly unanimously elected on 21 June 2017 its President and Board Members for the mandate 2017-2019 [...]
June 29, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Lumber / Sawmilling / Europe / Global

Latvian Kurekss to increase capacity with a new drying kiln

Kurekss invests into a new TC continuous kiln at its production site in Latvia. The company placed an order with [...]

Austria: Price of wood pellets picks up in June

After two consecutive months of price decline, the price of ENplusA1 pellets in Austria increased slightly in June.   [...]

Roundwood prices in Estonia declined during May 2017

In May 2017, the roundwood prices in Estonia have descended. By March, there was an upward trend, but this has [...]

Weinig scores EUR 47 million at this year’s Ligna

According to the figures presented at the recent Ligna trade fair press conference, the Weinig Group announced extremely positive growth [...]