Keyword: global

Global biomass pellet market to grow by an annual 10% until 2020

The global biomass pellets market was valued at $4.52 billion (€4.05bn) in 2014 and is forecast to reach [...]

Softwood fiber price index at its lowest level since 2006

Both the HFPI and the SFPI price indices fell in the 1Q/16 with generally lower prices in Europe, Canada [...]

The global forest industry in the first quarter of 2016

Relatively small adjustments in both exchange rates and in log prices in local currencies, resulted in the smallest quarter-to [...]

Global forest products industry should be part of the solution to climate change

The International Council of Forest and Paper Associations (ICFPA) and its members welcome the signing of the landmark United Nations [...]

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 [...]