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Companies in the timber industry

SCA buys 10,000 hectares of forest land in Estonia for EUR 39 million

SCA acquired 93% of the shares in Forestum Group AB, a Swedish company which owns forest and land assets in [...]

Stora Enso finalises the restructuring of Bergvik Skog’s forests holdings

The shareholders of Bergvik Skog AB, a Swedish forest holding company, have finalised the previously announced restructuring of its ownership [...]

Canfor completes first phase acquisition of Elliott Sawmilling

Canfor Corporation announced that it has completed the first phase purchase of 49% of Elliott Sawmilling Co. Inc announced on [...]

China: Railway deliveries expected to sharply reduce timber imports through ports

How will the competition between railway transported timber and port timber affect the market structure in China? Some market participants [...]

Interfor curtails production in BC Interior due to low lumber prices and high log costs

    Interfor announced plans to temporarily reduce production across its operating platform in the BC Interior during [...]

Metsä Fibre progresses plans for 750,000 m3/year pine sawmill in Rauma, Finland

Metsä Fibre, part of Metsä Group, has awarded ÅF Pöyry with the pre-engineering assignment for new bioproduct mill [...]

Stora Enso inaugurates new cross laminated timber production unit

Stora Enso’s investment in a new production unit for cross laminated timber (CLT) at Gruvön sawmill in Sweden [...]

Many sawmills in BC are expected to close in the next decade

British Columbia’s shrinking timber supply will attract approximately 12 sawmills to be closed in the next decade, following Tolko [...]

Italian Fantoni Group has ceased MDF production at Novolegno plant

At the end of February, the Italian wood-based panels manufacturer Fantoni discontinued MDF production at its Avellino site, which [...]