Register

Keyword: Europe

Coronavirus will cost Europe hundreds of billions of euros in production losses

The fight against the coronavirus will lead to production losses, which will cost European countries hundreds of billions of euros [...]

Coronavirus puts Europe into lockdown and rewrites economic forecasts

Economic forecasts issued only a few weeks ago in Europe, which projected continuing slow increase this year in GDP and [...]

European countries imposed heavy restrictions; borders close and some retail activity restricted

European governments took a series of measures over the weekend to slow the coronavirus spread. Many countries closed their borders [...]

Volume of damaged wood in Europe was 50% higher in 2019

   The volume of damaged wood (both bark beetle and windthrown) in 2019 in Central Europe and Italy amounted [...]

Coronavirus could paralyze wood exports from Europe to China; ships blocked in ports

   The coronavirus could paralyze log export from Europe to China. GWMI has learned this in discussions with exporters [...]

European calamity wood starts to change the Chinese timber market

   The European bark beetle and windstorm calamity wood is starting to modify the dynamics of the Chinese timber [...]

Challenging market for European sawmills

The fourth quarter was disappointing many European sawmills, but a more balanced market can be expected. The market for sawn [...]

Europe surpasses Canada to become China’s second softwood lumber supplier

   Europe is now the second softwood lumber supplier to China; with a 60% yoy increase in deliveries.  [...]

Bark beetle outbreak – report from the Baltic states

   As compared to the bark beetle outbreak in Central Europe, the situation in the Baltic states is stable [...]