Keyword: finland

Finland: Roundwood prices expected to rise in 2018

Finland’s paper and pulp industry will drive the growth of the national forest industry, a role previously attributable to [...]

Finland: Exports of forest industry products moving from Europe to Asia

In 2016, the exports value of Finnish forest industry products totalled EUR 11.4 billion, covering 22 per cent of [...]

China now the first world buyer of Finnish softwood lumber

Finland’s softwood lumber exports grew by 7% during the first half of 2017, as compared to the same period [...]

Finnish roundwood prices mostly up during August

The roundwood prices in Finland went up during August 2017, as compared to the same period last year.   [...]

Finland: Roundwood purchases from forests up by 13%; prices remain stable

  In January-August, the members of the Finnish Forest Industries Federation purchased 19.8 million cubic meters of [...]

Finnish roundwood prices on an upward trend in July

During July 2017, the roundwood prices in Finland have mostly been on an upward trend as compared to the same [...]

Finnish sawmills: All eyes on the Chinese market

Finland now ranks among the top five global exporters of softwood lumber. The Finnish Sawmills Industries association forecasts that production [...]

Finnish sawn timber production forecast to rise by 1 mil. m3 in 2017 on booming Chinese demand

Finland’s sawn timber production is projected to reach 12.4 million m3 in 2017 (compared to 11.4 million [...]

Metsä Wood plans new Kerto LVL line in Finland

Metsä Wood is considering the construction of a new, 65,000 m3 Kerto LVL line to its mill in Punkaharju [...]

Roundwood prices in Finland mostly up in June

Finnish roundwood prices mostly increased during June 2017, as compared to the same period last year. The same increase can [...]