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PotlatchDeltic invests US$ 131 million in lumber mill expansion

PotlatchDeltic Corp. announced Monday that it is investing $131 million to expand and modernize its Waldo sawmill located in Columbia [...]

US lawsuit bans Brazilian plywood due to poor quality

A federal court judge in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, recently entered a permanent injunction ordering the revocation of all PS 1 [...]

Softwood prices reach unprecedented highs in France

Sawmill owners and loggers in France have never seen this! The prices of fir logs and especially those of spruces [...]

Russia: Negative sentiment remains among timber market participants; prices on a downward trend

On the Russian timber market, predominantly negative sentiment remains among market participants, which is reflected in weak business activity and [...]

North American lumber prices drop as consumer behavior is changing

North American lumber prices have fallen over the past 10 weeks as consumers move away from do-it-yourself projects [...]

One of the largest Baltic wood product groups suspends business in Belarus

    After stopping the construction of a new plant in Vitebsk, one of the largest wood and [...]

India: Current trends in the log import market

About nine bulk shipments of logs are expected in Kandla port in June; five from Uruguay, three from Australia and [...]

China’s demand for logs depends on lockdown easing; but hopes are high from August

China softwood log inventory has risen steadily to 5.6m. Considering significant parts of China have been in lockdown, log [...]

N. American lumber slumps to seven-month lows as housing market bears brunt

North American lumber futures are toppling to levels not seen since November amid fears of a softening housing market and [...]

Production at Binderholz solid wood panel plant to start at the end of the year

At the beginning of August 2021, construction of the Binderholz solid wood panel plant II began in St. Georgen near [...]