Keyword: sawn timber

Keitele installs new progressive kilns from Heinola at a sawmill in Finland

Keitele invests into new 2-zone Progressive Kilns type HTC at its Kemijärvi Sawmill in Finland. The company placed [...]

Södra Group achieves historical operating profit in January-August 2016

Net sales of the Södra Group for the first eight months of 2016  rose slightly to EUR 1.729 [...]

China’s wood imports grew by 8.6% in 1H/2016; Russia is top logs and lumber supplier

China’s wood products (logs and sawn timber) imports rose to 39.5 million m3, which is a 8.6 [...]

Stora Enso announces lower sales for its Wood Products division

For the second quarter of 2016, Stora Enso reported EUR 8 million lower sales in its Wood Products division. Sales [...]

Finland: Sawn timber production to reach 10.9 mil. m3 in 2016

The market outlook for Finnish forest industry products is expected to increase in 2016, with strong improvements in paperboard, pulp [...]

Sweden: Sawn timber production and export on the rise in 2015

The preliminary figures from the Swedish Forest Industries Federation have shown that 2015 was a good year for the Swedish [...]

Södra’s investment in Värö sawmill brings huge sawn timber production

The Värö sawmill in Sweden seems to be Södra’s biggest investment, with a raw material consumption of [...]

Scotland: Metsä Wood stops Grangemouth sawmill’s production

Metsä Wood will cease production at the company's Grangemouth plant in Scotland, according to Falkirk Herald. After 40 jobs [...]

Finland plans huge investments in the forest industry

For the future, large investment in Finnish forest industry are planned: nearly 1.5 billion euros will be invested, which [...]