Keyword: finland

The Russian invasion, Covid and inflation overshadow the outlook of the Finnish sawmill industry

The uncertainty caused by the Ukraine war is also reflected in the demand for Finnish lumber. Uncertainty in the market [...]

HS Timber buys sawmill in Finland

  HS Timber Group, formerly known as Holzindustrie Schweighofer Group, has acquired 100% of the shares in the Finnish [...]

Log prices in Finland drop in March

In January-March 2022, roundwood trade decreased by 20% year on year and was 22% less than in the previous [...]

The race to replace Russia will increase the demand for Finnish softwood lumber

The next few years will see a major change in the Finnish forest industry, as Russia and Belarus are out [...]

Forecast: Effects of the Ukraine war on the Finnish forest sector

The most significant consequences of the war for the Finnish forest sector are the cessation of timber imports. About 13 [...]

Finland: Calls for political action to increase wood supply

The halt in wood imports from Russia poses challenges for the Finnish forest industry's wood supply, the Finnish Forest [...]

Finland: Roundwood price overview in February 2022

Roundwood trade in Finland continued at a slow pace in February. The trade of industrial roundwood decreased 23 percent from [...]

Finland’s forestry giants call for logging at full capacity to fill up the Russian void

The Finnish forestry giant UPM intends to harvest wood in Finland at full capacity, although the company's pulp mills [...]

Outlook for Finland’s forest industry uncertain

The effects of the war launched by Russia are reflected in the market for forest industry products in many ways [...]

Finnish timber trade fell 20% in Jan.-Feb. 2022; log prices higher yoy

The volume of timber traded in January-February in Finland was 20 percent lower than in the corresponding period of [...]