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Weak dollar and higher demand drives up global softwood lumber prices

Demand for softwood lumber has gone up in many markets around the world in 2016, resulting in a substantial increase [...]

Softwood sawlog prices in Austria and Germany at lowest level in 10 years

Softwood sawlog prices in both Austria and Germany have been in steady decline for about two years and in the [...]

China boosts imports of hardwood logs

Chinese hardwood log imports totalled 7.79 million cubic metres, or 30% of all log imports, a year on year [...]

North American logs&lumber exports to Asia down 33% in the last two years

The major wood products exports from the US Northwest (logs) and British Columbia (lumber) to Asia have fallen in value [...]

New Zealand: Steady increase in softwood log shipments to Asia; export prices on the rise

New Zealand continues to be the world’s leading exporter of softwood logs followed by Russia and the US. These [...]

Softwood sawlog prices trending down in Europe

The European Sawlog Price Index (ESPI), which represents nine major softwood sawlog markets in Europe, did not change much quarter [...]

Italian softwood imports go down by 1% in 2015

The Italian softwood imports decreased by 1% in 2015 due to the fact that Austria, the lead supplier for Italy [...]

Price of Finnish spruce logs on the rise

In April, the Finnish roundwood prices have slightly grew compared to the previous month and the same month of 2015 [...]

Softwood fiber price index at its lowest level since 2006

Both the HFPI and the SFPI price indices fell in the 1Q/16 with generally lower prices in Europe, Canada [...]