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Norra Skog to invest EUR 27 million in Kåge sawmill in Sweden

Norra Skog’s board of directors announced last week that it was investing SEK 300 million (EUR 27.3 million [...]

China: Log stocks continue to decline, import prices show an upward trend

The log inventory in China continued to decline in August, and prices showed an upward trend. As of the end [...]

German timber industry expects negative developments in the coming months

The situation in the German timber industry is clouding over despite increased sales in the first half. This is what [...]

Canfor temporarily reducing production capacity in B.C. due to market conditions

Canfor Corp. is temporarily cutting production in British Columbia due to what it says are challenging market conditions.   [...]

Shortages of timber and firewood reported in various European countries

With gas and electricity prices skyrocketing, many homes in Europe are turning to firewood this winter as an alternative or [...]

Germany: Price quadrupled yoy, but trend reversal on the pellet market in sight

The pellet market in Germany continues to be influenced by many factors, caused by the effects of the war in [...]

Poland’s wood industry expected to face market slowdown in the coming quarters

Poland's wood industry is one of those branches of domestic processing in which Polish producers have had tangible competitive [...]

US hardwood flooring tackles supply chain issues and labor shortages

Last year, the U.S. hardwood industry posted its first year of revenue gains since 2016, buoyed by elevated housing [...]