Keyword: wood products

New timber risk assessments will help companies source legal wood

NEPCon released the NEPCon Sourcing Hub, which is the biggest and most detailed collection of forest-related risk assessments that [...]
September 8, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Sawmilling / Wood Products / Global

Australia and China wood products trade up by 17%

During the first six months of 2017, the wood products trade value between Australia and China increased by 17%, to [...]

West Fraser acquires the Gilman Companies for $430 million

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the operations of the [...]

Vietnamese timber companies boosted by VPA-FLEGT

Vietnam will considerably export more wooden products to Europe and other markets once the EU-Vietnam Voluntary Partnership Agreement on [...]

Latest prices for Ghana’s exported wood products

Prices for Ghana's exported wood products are the following between 16-31 May 2017:    Boule [...]

Germany: Wood products price index in May 2017

Since the beginning of the year German sawyers have complained about the cheap price of sawmill residues. Now the price [...]

Brazil: Exports of wood products up 16% in April

In April 2017 Brazilian exports of wood products (except pulp and paper) increased 16% in value compared to April 2016 [...]

The German wood and furniture industry keeps on increasing in 2017

In 2016, the German timber industry reported a 2.4% increase in its turnover, while the total worth of goods [...]

Setra to boost sawn timber production by 20% in Malå

Setra's plant in Malå is forecast to increase production by more than 20%, both in sawn and processed wood [...]

Stora Enso reports sharp profit rise in its Wood Products division

The wood products division in Stora Enso has recorded a 34 per cent increase in operational earnings before investment, tax [...]