Keyword: Europe

Russian hardwood plywood exports to EU vary

Russian hardwood plywood deliveries to the EU totalled 323,198 cu.m in the first five months of this year [...]

Europe continues to recover in laminate flooring sales

According to final figures published by the European Producers of Laminate Flooring (EPLF) association, laminate flooring sales by EPLF members [...]

Europe and Russia face large increases in LVL capacity

LVL capacity in the EU is expected to rise from the current level of 410,000 m3 to 590,000 [...]

EU imports of US wood pellets increased for the 12th consecutive quarter

Exportation of wood pellets from North America to Europe and Asia reached an all-time high rising 22 percent in [...]

EU: plywood imports reach highest price since financial crisis

EU28 imports of plywood increased 12% to 3.7 million cu.m in 2014, the highest level since before the [...]

Tropical importers from Europe are optimistic for 2015

European demand for various tropical timber products and species in the first quarter of 2015 is described as satisfactory to [...]

EU: Laminate flooring markets go up in 2014

According to a conservative extrapolation for 2014, the 21 ordinary member companies of the EPLF, i.e. the European producers [...]

EU: Changing plywood market shares

EU plywood import trade have varied very widely between different products types over the last four years. Tropical hardwood plywood [...]

Armstrong Group leaves the European flooring business

The U.S. flooring group, Armstrong World Industries, Inc.  in December announced that, following a review of strategic alternatives, it [...]

Low European market for okoume plywood

Despite the consistency in supply, Europe's market for okoume plywood continues to suffer from weak demand. There were early [...]