Keyword: Sweden

Germany, Sweden boost softwood lumber exports to the US

In February 2022, Sweden’s exports of softwood lumber to the U.S. jumped tenfold year-on-year to 107 [...]

Swedish forest owners’ associations are increasing the purchase prices of wood

In recent weeks, all Swedish forest owners' organizations have increased the prices of the wood they buy for their members [...]

War in Ukraine causes transportation problems for the European forest industry

Russia's war of aggression against Ukraine is affecting transport and logistics throughout Europe. Trade with Russia is virtually non [...]

Many uncertainties for the Swedish forest industry in 2022

    2021 was a strong year for the Swedish forest industry with production records, strong demand and [...]

The war in Ukraine is having a strong impact on the Swedish forest sector

Russia's invasion of Ukraine could lead to serious consequences for the world economy and could also spread to the [...]

New Swedish legislation makes logging impossible for large parts of the year

New rulings, from the land and environmental courts and the European Court of Justice, have created what is called a [...]

Swedish sawmills plan record investments in production capacity expansions

Swedish sawmills have made record results in 2021 and there are plans for record investments and increased timber demand in [...]

Swedish sawmill giants post considerable rise in sales and profits for 2021

    Three of Sweden's largest sawmilling groups, SCA, Holmen and Setra posted more than expected financial [...]

Swedish sawmill industry reports record production in 2021; outlook positive for 2022

Analysts predicted that 2021 would be a new record year for the Swedish sawmill industry as early as last autumn [...]

Sweden: Setra reports booming sales and profits for Q4/FY 2021

The Swedish wood products company Setra reported an operating profit of SEK 1.6 billion (€154 million) for 2021 - after [...]