The global wood pellets demand forecast shows optimistic scenarios

The industrial wood pellet tonnage demand and spot prices are based on optimistic scenarios in which cofiring or full-firing [...]

Stable wood pellet price in Northern Europe due to cold spring

The Nordic Pix Pellets price index was kept stable by the cold spring and also by the 0.7% strengthening [...]

Iran’s government encourages wood imports due to wood shortage

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

Setra to boost sawn timber production by 20% in Malå

Setra's plant in Malå is forecast to increase production by more than 20%, both in sawn and processed wood [...]

Klausner second US mill to begin production in July

Klausner Trading USA's new mill in Enfield, N.C., is expected to begin producing Southern Pine lumber some time [...]

Renewables play more important role in the EU energy mix

The European Environment Agency (EEA) has recently published the report on ‘Renewable energy in Europe 2017: recent growth and knock [...]

EU okoumé plywood consumption falls 35%

The data gathered by the review investigation carried by the EC – which focuses on the years 2012 to 2015 shows [...]

China imports 1.4 million m3 of wood based panels in 2016, up 31% from 2015

Four timber groups dominated China’s sawn softwood imports in 2016, korean and Scots pine (8.3 million cu.m [...]

Kronospan’s operations in Bulgaria might be suspended

The operations of wood products manufacturer Kronospan Bulgaria, a unit of Austria’s Kronospan, will be suspended if by June [...]

LIGNA to see high participation from visitors and exhibitors

Against a backdrop of a positive economic environment, LIGNA's organisers are expecting a successful event with a high number [...]