Companies in the timber industry

Conclusions of EU forest strategy for 2030 adopted by Council

The EU ministers responsible for agriculture and fisheries met in Brussels. They focused on forests and their importance in the [...]

Congested Chinese ports put high pressure on log exports

The cost of shipping wood to China has almost trippled since January — the result of Covid, increased fuel prices and [...]

BC forest products industry faces uncertain future as government defers millions of hectares from logging

British Columbia forest products industry faces uncertain future as government defers millions of acres from logging.     [...]

Kronospan plans to launch particleboard production at new plant in Ukraine this month

Kronospan plans to launch the production of particleboard at a new site in Ukraine, Rivne region, Horodok this month, the [...]

The European Commission has introduced permanent anti-dumping measures against Russian plywood

The European Commission has approved permanent import duties on birch plywood from Russia, which were previously introduced temporarily. Anti-dumping [...]

Strong performance in Q3 2021 paves record year for HOMAG Group

A statement released by HOMAG revealed that the group has registered strong demand in Q3 2021 again. As a result [...]

Weyerhaeuser’s CEO is betting on a strong housing market for years

Weyerhaeuser CEO Devin Stockfish told the US media that the lumber company believes the U.S. housing market will remain [...]

Swiss Krono expands Hungarian OSB mill

Swiss Krono has decided to implement a significant capacity increasing development in Hungary.    As a result [...]

IKEA warns of imminent price increases

IKEA has warned of imminent price increases, as it revealed its financial results for FY21 (to 31st August 2021).  [...]