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BSW Group to stop purchasing Russian raw material

    BSW Group has decided to stop purchasing any raw material which originates from Russia due to [...]

Statement by 120 environmental groups: Timber imports from Russia must be stopped!

Over a 120 individual environmental rights groups have joined together and are calling for a ban on the use of [...]

Russia-Ukraine war aggravated already-soaring N. American lumber prices

North American umber prices are continuing to surge amid Russia's invasion of Ukraine, and traders could soon see even [...]

China has become “virtually the only available market” for Russian timber

Faced with a blockade of cargo transportation to foreign countries, the Russian domestic timber industry is reorienting logistics.   [...]

Timber from Russia and Belarus considered ‘conflict timber’ by PEFC

All timber originating from Russia and Belarus is ‘conflict timber’ and therefore cannot be used in PEFC-certified products, the [...]

Metsä Group and UPM hit pause in Russia

UPM will cease its deliveries to Russia for the time being.    While the forest industry is [...]

IKEA to cease operations in Russia and Belarus

IKEA has decided to temporarily pause operations in Russia. This means that: Inter IKEA Group has taken the decision to [...]

Ukraine crisis and its effect on European timber imports

In what feels like a return to the dark days of the Cold War, the ongoing crisis between Russia and [...]

Stora Enso will start replacing wood procurements in Russia immediately

Replacing Russian wood will increase domestic demand, logistics may become a bottleneck.    “Stora Enso has plans [...]