Keyword: tropical

Growing efforts for the promotion of a positive image for tropical wood products in the EU

There is a growing coalition of companies and other organisations in the EU committed to making the case for a [...]

Rise in US tropical sawnwood imports

US imports of sawn hardwood recovered in February following the steep but brief decline in the previous months. Temperate and [...]

EU: Tropical wood imports recover in France and Benelux countries

The rise in EU tropical sawn hardwood imports was owing to recovery of demand in the three largest importing markets [...]

Main tropical producer countries extend their market dominance in EU

Cameroon, Malaysia, and Brazil, Europe’s top three suppliers of sawn tropical hardwood, each recorded significant growth in deliveries to [...]

EU tropical sawn hardwood imports up 9% in 2015

In 2015, EU imports of tropical sawn hardwood were 1.05 million cu.m, 9% more than previous year. The [...]

China tropical sawnwood imports up 15%; purchase prices fall

Chinese tropical sawnwood imports in 2015 totalled 4.77 million cubic metres, accounting for 18% of the national total and [...]

Lower US sawn hardwood imports at start of 2016

US imports of all sawn hardwood fell one third from December 2015 to January 2016. 53,221 cu.m. of [...]

China: Tropical log imports down 10%; average import prices drop 25%

Chinese tropical log imports in 2015 totalled 8.9 million cubic metres accounting for 20% of the national total and [...]

US imports of tropical sawnwood on an upward trend in 2015

The volume of sawn tropical hardwood imports increased 9% in 2015 to 263,022 cu.m. valued at US$289 [...]

Norway prepares for EUTR equivalent enforcement

Norway is making progress in implementing an EUTR equivalent. A Norwegian importer was quoted saying that Norwegian companies were informed [...]
March 2, 2016 Daily News / Forestry / Sawmilling / Europe