Companies in the timber industry

Nordic forest companies have more money than ever

The Nordic forest industry has never had as much money as it does now, says Danske Bank's forest sector [...]

Top 15 biggest lumber producing companies in the world

GWMI picked the top 15 companies across the globe based on their softwood lumber production figures for 2021. The list [...]

Latvian sawmills reduce production; sawlog prices fall in October

As a result of overproduction, Latvian timber prices have fallen slightly, perhaps temporarily. Average pulpwood prices fell an average of [...]

Warren Buffet’s investment company buys stake in Louisiana-Pacific

In the course of the third quarter, the investment company Berkshire Hathaway, managed by Warren Buffett, acquired a total of [...]

Emerging hardwood market challenges and opportunities in Europe

The sawn hardwood trade in Europe experienced a period of unprecedented demand and good margins in 2021 and the first [...]

Egger invests 25 million euros in the Unterradlberg plant

The Egger Group invested in the 25 million euros in its Lower Austrian production facility in Unterradlberg. This involves investments [...]

Austria: Hasslacher to take over Gemson

The Hasslacher Group will acquire the Austrian timber construction specialist Gemson, which focuses on small and special series, small panels [...]

Homag Group increased sales by 20% in Jan.-Sept. 2022

The Homag Group continues to record a positive business development and was able to significantly increase sales revenue and earnings [...]

Välinge’s parent company acquires Croatian furniture maker

Pervanovo, the parent company of Bjelin industries in Croatia and Välinge Group in Sweden, has through its subsidiary V [...]

JAF Group to acquire DLH Poland and DLH Slovakia

The JAF Group - a supplier of wood and wood-based products in 16 countries around the world - has concluded a [...]