Keyword: germany

The situation on the German wood market is easing; prices expected to rise

The situation on the German timber market has eased. The supply crisis in the spring and summer of this year [...]

Rettenmeier officially starts 1.2 million m3 sawmill

At the end of August, the German Rettenmeier Group officially opened its new sawmill in Wilburgstetten.      [...]

Germany: Record softwood lumber production, prices skyrocketed in H1/2021

The mood in the German economy once again improved significantly in the second quarter. The Ifo business climate index rose [...]

German forest owners hardly benefit from the record lumber prices

Corona has caused the demand for wood in Germany to rise sharply - and with it the prices. But German forest [...]

Germany: Wood prices expected to rise further by 30 percent by the end of the year

The German economy is threatened with further massive restrictions due to material shortages and burdens from rising prices for raw [...]

Heavy floods may affect timber production in western Germany

Heavy rains in western Europe caused floods to hit Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Germany and other countries. In Germany alone [...]

China: Prices for imported German spruce logs drop sharply in June

According to Chinese importers contacted by GWMI, on average in China, the German spruce log transaction price of 195 euros [...]

Ante Holz expands into southern Germany with new sawmill acquisition

    Germany sawmilling group Ante Holz has expanded into southern Germany by acquiring a mill in the [...]

DACH region: Sawmills struggling to get logs; historical price increases

Within the DACH region (Germany, Austria and Switzerland) softwood lumber prices in June are still on the rise due to [...]

Prices explode in Germany: wood is the new gold

The raw material wood is in high demand on the world market. This is causing skyrocketing prices and an extreme [...]