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German furniture industry expects a 10% drop in sales for 2020

The German furniture industry has so far come through the corona crisis robustly compared to other economic sectors.   [...]

The Swiss wood market marked by coronavirus and bark beetle

The Swiss timber market has so far navigated the pandemic "relatively well", the Swiss Timber Commission (HMK), which met in [...]

Demand for African tropical timber weakens in Europe

The impact of pandemic control measures have hit West African timber producers across the region hard, coming as it has [...]

Austria: Massive price drops for logs due to bark beetle infestation and coronavirus crisis

The log market in Austria is currently impacted by the bark beetle infestation and the coronavirus crisis in June.   [...]

China’s second coronavirus wave? Beijing faces new lockdown as cases spike in Chinese capital

Beijing is reintroducing strict lockdown measures and conducting mass testing of residents after a fresh cluster of COVID-19 cases [...]

Canada’s forestry industry is struggling in 2020

Under the challenge of US timber tariffs, the new coronavirus pandemic will undoubtedly worsen the Canadian forestry industry's situation [...]

Germany: The price of wood is falling sharply in the coronavirus crisis

The price of roundwood in Germany has collapsed sharply and is causing financial hardship for German forest owners. But one [...]

German forests receive € 700 million aid from the Government

The Federal Government will offer € 700 million to deal with the damage in the German forest after two years of [...]

Sweden’s sawmills gained market shares in China and US during pandemic

        Many Swedish sawmills are now running at full speed again, partly because [...]

China trade and COVID-19: A double blow to US hardwood producers

   The trade conflict with China has hit the United States hardwood sector hard and the coronavirus pandemic has [...]