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Impact of Covid-19 on top Canadian lumber producers

COVID-19 delivered a year like no other in 2020, and the high demand for lumber is continuing into 2021 [...]

The European sawmill industry could have long-term benefits from the Covid-19 pandemic

When in late February 2020 it became apparent that the Covid-19 virus would wreak havoc not just in China [...]

Nordic forestry giants, Stora Enso, UPM and SCA feel the impact of Covid-19 on 2020 results

Forestry giants in Northern Europe, Stora Enso, UPM and SCA, have felt the impact of the coronavirus crisis on their [...]

Egger highlights recovery from COVID-19 pandemic

The Egger Group, headquartered in St. Johann in Tirol, closed the first half of its 2020/2021 financial year (reporting [...]

BC government creates $9.3M fund to help forest sector with COVID-19 costs

The government of B.C. has created a $9.3 million fund for small- and medium-sized forestry businesses to [...]

The COVID-19 pandemic has seriously disturbed Poland’s wood industry

The COVID-19 pandemic has shaken the condition of the wood industry in Poland, which after temporary problems, including with [...]

Largest hardwood producer in US files for bankruptcy due to Covid-19 pandemic

Northwest Hardwoods Inc., the largest hardwood lumber producer in US, retreated into Chapter 11 in Delaware early Monday, saying fallout [...]

Covid-19 didn’t impact Latvia’s sawmilling industry

Log supply in Latvia hasn't suffered any changes since the 2nd quarter of 2020. Latvian State Forests (which owns [...]

Impact of Covid-19 crisis on the Austrian sawmill industry

At the beginning of 2020 there was an undersupply of roundwood in Austria. The unlucky combination of high imports, an [...]

EU plywood trade cautious, but recovery faster than expected

It’s still too early to say for sure, but it’s variously estimated by European plywood importers and distributors [...]