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Russia to limit birch veneer logs exports from 2019

On July 17, 2018, Dmitry Medvedev, the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, signed Regulation no. 836 "On Introduction of [...]

Russia processes more wood as ever before

In 2017, the Russian economy came out from a two-year recession. In 2016, the country's GDP fell by [...]

Russian wood pellets exports up by 34%

The Russian Customs Service reports exports of wood pellets from Russia in CY2017, at 1.44 MMT, or more than [...]

Revenue growth of Russia’s largest sawmills up sharply in 2017

    In 2017, the total revenue of the 10 biggest forest products companies in Russia amounted 339 [...]

Russia: Top 10 wood pellet producing companies

Analysts estimate that currently 10 large wood pellet producers manufacture more than 60 percent of total Russian wood pellet production [...]

Growth of Russian sawnwood exports negatively impacted by slowing Chinese demand

In the first quarter of 2018, the supply of sawn softwood from Russia increased by 1.8% (YoY) to 6 [...]

Global wood-based panels market to grow sharply by 2025

The global wood-based panel market size is expected to reach USD 174.55 billion by 2025, registering a 7 [...]

Segezha’s new plywood production line in Russia inaugurated

Vyatsky Plywood Mill (subsidiary of Segezha Group) launched a new premium birch plywood production. According to the announcement, the investments [...]

Kronospan to double OSB production capacity at Ufa plant in Russia

Kronospan will increase its OSB manufacturing capacity for the Russian market.    According to the announcement, the [...]

Global pulp prices jump to record high levels

Strong pulp markets and record high prices for both softwood and hardwood market pulp resulted in upward price pressures on [...]