Keyword: timber industry

France: Wood industry gets pivotal role in plans to achieve climate objectives

As part of the France 2030 plan and to enable France to achieve its climate objectives, the wood industry will [...]

Finland: Price of logs expected to rise 12% this year

The Finnish timber market will pick up significantly this and next year, says the Finnish Pellervo Institute PTT). The rise [...]

Poland’s timber industry in crisis; calls for wood export ban

The wood sales system proposed by the Poland's State Forests for 2022 is a catastrophe and will deepen the [...]

Latvia: Softwood sawlog prices reach unprecedented levels

Latvia's timber market is currently experiencing rising prices for roundwood, which have been affected by global market movements and [...]

China: Power cuts hit factories and give container shipping another shock

Power rationing and forced cuts to factory production in China are widening amid electricity supply issues and a push to [...]

Austria: Delivery times and prices on the timber market are back to normal

Wood in Austria has been in short supply in recent months and the prices are horrendous. According to the Austrian [...]

Hurricane Ida hits Louisiana’s timber industry

Hurricane Katrina made landfall along the Louisiana Gulf Coast on August 29, 2005. The damage then was limited to mainly [...]

Latvian timber industry concerned about trade with Belarus

Latvian timber industry has recently raised alarm that the Latvian banks are being overly cautious regarding business with Belarus and [...]

Latvia: No reason to expect that skyrocketing timber prices will return to pre-pandemic levels

In the Latvian timber industry, the sharp rise in prices was caused by an unpredictably high level of private consumption [...]

Vietnam: 50% of timber companies face the risk of bankruptcy

Over 50% of timber processing enterprises Vietnam's South have to stop operation, facing the risk of bankruptcy. The other [...]