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Keyword: Softwood

European countries are conquering China’s softwood import market

Due to the bark beetle infestation, the European countries have gained serious market shares in China's softwood logs and [...]

China: Imports of softwood and hardwood wood products to be significantly altered starting 2022

China is the world’s largest importer of softwood and hardwood logs, and for many decades, Russia has been a [...]

Russia: Roundwood price overview in November 2020

The price for softwood sawlogs in Russia have continued to increase during November 2020, despite the downward trend throughout 2020 [...]

Sharp drop in China’s sawnwood imports

   According to China Customs data, China imported 17 million cubic metres of sawnwood in the first half of [...]

ISC 2020: The Covid-19 pandemic impact on the softwood market

On 8 October 2020 the 68th edition of the International Softwood Conference was held for the first time ever online [...]

Coronavirus crisis has diverse consequences for the German sawmill industry

Half a year after the first survey, the German Sawmill and Wood Industry Association (DeSH) asked its members again about [...]

Putin instructs government to ban export of unprocessed timber starting 2022

Russian President Vladimir Putin instructed the government to stop uncontrolled export of untreated timber following a meeting on the development [...]

US softwood lumber prices rise during usual seasonal slow-down

At this time of year it is usual for softwood lumber prices to be lowering, as end-users would be [...]

Upward trend in Russian timber prices

In April 2020, the export price of hardwood timber used for sawing and planing in Russia reached the highest value [...]