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Norbord’s Q2/2019 results negatively impacted by lower OSB prices

Norbord Inc., the world’s largest producer of oriented strand board (OSB), reported Adjusted EBITDA of USD 36 million in [...]

Cheaper roundwood in Estonia

At a price of EUR 73.84/m3 and EUR 76.54/m3 respectively, pine and spruce sawlogs have decreased [...]

EU imports of tropical sawn hardwood up 14%

Total EU tropical sawn wood imports for January to May were ahead 13.9% on the 2018 figure at 405 [...]

Trump to set 10% tariff on remaining Chinese products

The stock market sold off last week after President Donald Trump tweeted more tariffs are coming in September on the [...]

Overview of the Canadian wood pellet industry

  The Canadian wood pellet industry is export-oriented with high production capacity and exports far exceeding domestic demand [...]

The Czech Republic boosts exports of logs to China

Logs exported from the Czech Republic to China have increased significantly this year, as a result of a record harvesting [...]

Considerable drop in US lumber prices

Sales picked up late in the week in some framing lumber species, amid a limit-up move in futures Thursday [...]

Record pellet production in Germany; new plants, expansions and rising wood stocks as main reasons

Due to increasing wood stocks in the German forests, the production of wood pellets has been steadily increasing for years [...]

Finland’s softwood lumber exports move from China to Egypt

Finnish softwood lumber exports to the world increased by 5% in the first five months of 2019. The softwood lumber [...]

China: Wood-based panel prices at a low level in July

At present, the market trend of plywood in China is relatively bleak, and there are very few shipments.   [...]