Keyword: timber

UK hardwood import market share

A UK Timber Trade Federation (TTF) conference on the UK hardwood market sponsored by The American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC [...]

Spruce sawlogs prices go stabilize in Austria

The sawmills in Austria are still well stocked with wood. The prices for the main assortment spruce sawlogs quality B [...]

Booming 2017 start for Russian sawn timber exports

Russian sawn timber exports had a positive debut of the year.  During the first month of the current year Russia [...]
March 16, 2017 Daily News / Lumber / Sawmilling / Statistics / Global / Russia

Vietnam concerned about timber shortage as China closes natural forests

Many Chinese businesses have hurried to Vietnam to buy wood because their government closed the natural forests in 14 provinces [...]

Planting restrictions in South Africa lead to timber shortage

South Africa's government’s stringent restrictions on the issuing of forestry and planting permits caused timber shortage.    [...]

UK timber imports at highest peak for the last 9 years

UK's imports of timber and panel products are at their highest level for the last 9 years. The provisional [...]

Oregon lawmakers want to reintroduce the Timber Innovation Act

Oregon lawmakers have joined Senate and House for reintroducing the bipartisan Timber Innovation Act.    The act [...]

ATIBT to publish new guide to using African timbers in Europe

The Association Technique Internationale des Bois Tropicaux (ATIBT - International Tropical Timber Technical Association) has just released Volume 1 of their [...]
March 8, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Sawmilling / Africa / Europe

Rörvik Timber closes Boxholm and Myresjö sawmills in southern Sweden

Rorvik Timber AB will soon close two of its southern sawmills in Sweden, with a combined production volume of 480 [...]

Tropical timber supplier’s share of EU market maintained in 2016

The value of EU imports of wood products from tropical countries declined 0.8% to Euro 3.79 billion in [...]