Keyword: Europe

US wood pellets exports to Europe up 46%

The US wood pellets exports to the European Union countries continue to increase as in recent years. During the first [...]

EU beech log exports to China drop by 8%

    The beech log exports from Europe to China have decreased significantly during the first half of [...]

IKEA posts record sales as e-commerce segment booms

IKEA reported on Tuesday that the group had record annual sales, besides a 30% jump in online revenues. IKEA’s [...]

UK: Hardwood imports from the EU countries lower than last year

In the first five month to May 2016, 49% of the hardwood imports to the UK came from the European [...]

EU’s pellet production expected to reach 22.5 MMT by 2017

The consumption of 20.5 MMT (million metric tonnes) of pellets during 2015 made the EU the world’s largest [...]

Softwood sawlog prices trending down in Europe

The European Sawlog Price Index (ESPI), which represents nine major softwood sawlog markets in Europe, did not change much quarter [...]

How can European state forests contribute to post-2020 EU climate policy targets?

Forests and sustainable forest management (SFM) continue to be firmly on the international climate change agenda. At the COP 21 [...]
July 6, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Europe / Global

Global softwood lumber trade at all-time high in 2015

Global softwood lumber trade reached an all-time high in 2015 when 118 million m3 was traded internationally. This year [...]

Study: European Nordic wood producers and the forest certification system issues

The efficiency of environmental communication should be built throughout business practices. Wood is a renewable raw material, and thus the [...]

The European parquet market shows signs of general improvement

The Board of Directors of the European Federation of the Parquet Industry met recently and discussed amongst others both the [...]