Keyword: germany

German timber industry has positive market expectations for 2022

A survey of member companies of the German Timber Trade Federation (GD Holz) paints a rather positive picture of market [...]

German wood prices: 50 percent more money for spruce wood – is the market tipping?

German forest owners received around 50 percent more money for spruce logs in November. Overall, raw wood prices for producers [...]

German sawmill industry expects market volatility to continue in 2022

2021 was a year of change in many ways. Although the pandemic remained with its effects on large parts of [...]

Germany: Timber prices expected to rise as beetle infestation decreases

After the price level had fallen due to the bark beetle infestation, an increase is now expected as the beetle [...]

Germany: Volume of bark beetle damaged wood expected fall by 17 million m3 in 2022

According to the latest statistics, in 2021, Germany's logging of damaged timber will drop to 43 million cubic meters [...]

Germany: No lumber shortages at the moment; price level again competitive

In the first half of 2021, the German market for lumber was characterized by enormous price increases and, at times [...]

Germany: Poor supply of raw materials endangers the potential of hardwood industry

The poor supply of raw materials endangers the potential of the German hardwood industry    A current [...]

Germany: Pellet production at record levels; exports fall sharply

At 861,000 tonnes (t), in the third quarter of 2021 Germany again produced a quantity of wood pellets that [...]

Mercer International to build sawmill in Germany

Mercer International Inc. is in the planning stages of a new investment project in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Under the umbrella [...]

Germany: Lumber readily available again; are prices going down too?

The high price of wood in spring and summer 2021 took everyone by surprise - home builders, craftsmen and manufacturers of [...]