Keyword: global

Global pulpwood prices at lowest level in 10 years

Pulpwood costs have fallen substantially worldwide with the softwood and hardwood pulpwood price indices in the 4Q/15 being at [...]

Global biomass pellet market expected to rise sharply by 2020

      The global biomass pellet market was valued at $6.9 billion (€6.17bn) in [...]

Forecast: Global demand for prefabricated housing expected to rise annually by 2.7%

Global demand for prefabricated housing is forecast to increase 2.7 percent per annum through 2019 to 3.4 million [...]

The global sawlog price down sharply in 2015

Sharp reductions of sawlog prices occurred in Russia, Brazil, Central Europe and Western Canada in 2015 because of weaker currencies [...]

Global trade of softwood lumber reaches 10-year high in 2015

A majority of the 20 largest softwood lumber-consuming countries in the world increased their importation of lumber in 2015 [...]

Global paper and forest products industry outlook stable, says Moody’s

The outlook for the global paper and forest products industry is stable, says Moody's Investors Service. The ratings agency [...]

Global timber prices continue to fall

The Global Sawlog Price Index (GSPI) continued its two year decline in the 4Q/15 when the Index fell another [...]

Stable 2016 outlook for the global forest and paper products sector, says Moody’s

Increasing housing starts and higher consumer spending will drive anticipated operating income growth for the global paper and forest products [...]

Global softwood lumber trade close to 9-year high

Despite occasional gloomy reports from the sawmilling industry around the world this year, global softwood lumber trade increased during the [...]

The global forest industry in the third quarter of 2015

Sawlog prices have trended downward in most markets worldwide for the past five quarters, resulting in the Global Sawlog Price [...]