Keyword: Europe

European woodworking and sawmill industries welcome EC’s legislative proposal on certification of carbon removals

The publication today by the European Commission of a draft legislative proposal on the certification of carbon removals has been [...]

Low pellet fuel supply in Europe creates supply shock

Reduced pellet supplies in Western Europe and the U.K. resulting from sanctions on Russia has produced a supply shock [...]

European sawn softwood production and demand expected to cool down in H2/2022

Sawn softwood production in EOS (European Organization of the Sawmill Industry) countries has been growing for a number of years [...]

Central European roundwood markets are at a turning point

Forests in much of Central Europe have recently suffered extensive damage from a bark beetle outbreak, leading to temporary increases [...]

Europe’s Nordic forestry giants deliver great Q3 results, lumber markets weaken

Forestry giants in Northern Europe, Stora Enso, UPM and Metsä Group have benefited from the rising prices on their financial [...]

China: Softwood log demand and prices low; spruce imports from Europe down sharply

China softwood log inventory remains below the 4m m3 despite China having the Golden Week holiday at the start of [...]

European parquet market falling; outlook negative

European parquet consumption has started to decline during the first semester 2022, reflecting the ambient climate of uncertainties.   [...]

European wood-based panels manufacturers facing perfect storm this winter

Wood-based panel producers in Europe are likely to face a complicated winter due to the multiple challenges of reduced [...]

The European wood-based panels sector gathers to discuss latest trends in the industry

Hundreds of representatives from the international wood-based panels industry and technology suppliers to the sector gathered in Hamburg on [...]

Pellet prices in Europe at a historical level

The price of pellets in Europe over the past decade has been characterized by very low dynamics. For example, the [...]