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April 24, 2017
China is set to become the number-one customer for Finland’s softwood lumber
The volume of Finnish sawmill exports reached a new all-time high last year. The trend will continue this year and next. The importance of China will continue to grow. Measured by export volume, China is set to become the number-one customer for Finland. Construction activity will also stimulate the demand for timber products in Europe, while the construction of single-family housing will strengthen domestic demand. The volume of sawmill production will grow about 5 percent this year and the next. In addition to rising operating rates, the profitability of the sawmill industry is ...
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