Companies in the timber industry

Sweden: JGA to expand sawn timber production capacity at Linneryd sawmill

The Swedish privately owned sawmill company JG Anderssson och Söner AB (JGA), based in Linneryd in Småland, is [...]

Strikes shut down UPM plants in Finland

Some 3,000 workers at Finnish forestry group UPM went on strike on Saturday, shutting plants, the company said on [...]

Egger Group records strong sales growth in first half of financial year

The Egger Group has closed their H1 21/22FY with consolidated sales of €1.98 billion, a 36.5% compared [...]

Donaldson Group to acquire Stewart Milne Timber Systems

    The Donaldson Group, has acquired the UK’s leading timber frame manufacturer, Stewart Milne Timber Systems [...]

Arauco buys 20% of Stora Enso’s stake in the company Arauco Florestal Arapoti

On December 2, 2021, Arauco Do Brasil signed and closed a transaction with Stora Enso Amsterdam B.V. whereby the [...]

Teal Jones to build large sawmill in Louisiana

Teal Jones Group owners Tom and Dick Jones announced that the company is evaluating Bossier Parish, Louisiana, for a planned [...]

Workers warn with strikes at UPM’s Finnish plants

    Plants at UPM-Kymmene could face a workers strike as the forestry firm has not agreed [...]

Mayr-Melnhof to acquire Swedish sawmill group Bergkvist Siljan

The Mayr-Melnhof Holz Holding Group, based in Leoben, Austria has signed an agreement on December 17th, 2021 to acquire [...]

Finland: Junnikkala is building a new sawmill in Oulu

The sawmill company Junnikkala is building a new sawmill in the Laanila industrial area in Oulu. The new sawmill is [...]