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China cuts import tariffs on wood products to 5.4% from 6.6%; trade war with US continues to impact markets

A recent government announcement effective November 1st, 2018 states that China has reduced import tariffs on more than 1,500 [...]

Vietnam wood products exports to the EU expected to hit $1 billion

More than 400 Vietnamese firms are exporting timber products to Europe, which is the 4th biggest market for Vietnam’s [...]

Germany: KVH prices falling; hardwood more expensive

The German wood products price index registered some mixed developments in September. Except lumber and reserve square timber, all sawn [...]

Brazilian wood-based products on the rise in September

In September 2018 Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 8.4% in value compared to [...]

Slowdown in wood products trade between China and the US

China’s Customs data shows that in the first half of 2018 the value of wood products trade between China [...]

China shows increasing interest in Swedish sawnwood products

Shanghai fair confirmed the furniture industry’s interest in Swedish sawn timber. In September, Swedish Wood participated in the FMC [...]

Chinese producers get ready to beat US tariffs by rerouting goods

As the trade war between China and the U.S. festers, business leaders and analysts say Chinese producers are likely [...]

Vietnam’s wood industry to benefit from US-China trade war

The trade war between the U.S. and China officially started on 6 July after the U.S. started imposing [...]

China hits back with duties on US starting September 24; list of wood products updated

In response to US measures, China will overtax products imported from that country. The Chinese Government Customs Tariff Commission has [...]