Keyword: timber

EU tropical timber imports drop by 8% in H1/2017

In the first half of 2017 compared to the same period in 2016, total EU imports of tropical timber products [...]

Improving Euro zone economies not lifting tropical imports

The decline in tropical wood imports into eurozone countries is surprising given evidence of improving economic conditions in the region [...]

India plans to become more self-sufficient in timber

The Indian Prime Minister is pursuing an expansion of domestic industrial wood production with the aim of raising the income [...]

Eacom installs continuous dry kiln at Timmins; increases annual production

Eacom Timber Corporation announced that it has successfully completed the installation of a Continuous Dry Kiln at its Timmins sawmill [...]

Slowing pace of EU tropical timber imports during first half

The slowdown in EU imports of tropical timber products registered in the first quarter of 2017 continued into the second [...]

Evolution of the global wood markets in Q2/2017

Global value and volumes of timber, pulpwood, softwood lumber and biomass products have increased during the 2nd quarter of 2017 [...]

Moelven’s Norsälven sawmill might be closed

The Chairman of the company, Division Manager Anders Lindh of Moelven Timber, says that even with extensive investment it will [...]

Brazilian timber exports benefiting from steady growth of the US economy

In the first six months of 2017, logs and primary products accounted for most of Brazil’s timber exports and [...]

Timber companies in Latvia report 7-8% higher turnover in H1/2017

Latvian wood-processing companies united in the industry association Latvijas Koks (Latvian Timber) managed to increase their overall turnover by [...]

FSC plans to reach global market share of 20% by 2020

The first estimates of FSC’s presence in the forest products supply chain are now available for 2016. The FSC [...]