Softwood timber prices on the rise in Austria

Prices for softwood lumber in Austria rose slightly for almost all assortments. There are some exceptions: edged and rough boards [...]

Chinese wood products’ prices in main timber markets

The report below contains the latest prices of logs and sawnwood from main timber markets in China (1-15 December [...]

Sveza looks into North Africa for new plywood markets

Sveza is exploring opportunities in the North African market. The company took part in SIB-2016, the International construction fair [...]

HMS Holzindustrie invests into a new pellet production in Germany

HMS Holzindustrie, a German wood processing company, plans to invest EUR 6  million into a new wood pellet production facility [...]

Stable Swedish softwood timber exports in Jan.-Sep. 2016

    During January-September 2016, Sweden has exported about 9,7 million m3 of softwood timber.  [...]

Metsä Wood sells its wood element business to Lapwall Oy

Metsä Group's Wood Products Industry Metsä Wood sells its wood element business located in Pälkäne, Finland, to [...]

Arauco plans large lumber shipments to Japan in 2017

Arauco, the largest Chilean radiate pine lumber supplier, announced 2017 plan of bulk ships for green lumber for Japan. It [...]

IKEA sold key subsidiaries for 5.2 billion euros

The IKEA Group said that it had sold key subsidiaries for 5.2 billion euros as part of an overhaul [...]

Södra upgrades Långasjö sawmill in Sweden

Södra Wood invests into a new profiling line at its sawmill in Långasjö, Sweden. With the investment the [...]

Overview and forecast for the global wood pellet markets in 2017

The past few years have been challenging for wood pellet producers and pellet production project developers. A temporary plateau in [...]