Keyword: Wood

Chinese high-rise timber construction inspired by Europe

    In 2015 China decided to promote timber as a viable alternative to conventional steel and concrete [...]

Softwood fiber price index at its lowest level since 2006

Both the HFPI and the SFPI price indices fell in the 1Q/16 with generally lower prices in Europe, Canada [...]

Rui Correia the new CEO for Sonae-Arauco

Further to the completion of the strategic partnership between Sonae Indústria and Arauco for the European and South African [...]

Final sentences for a network selling timber to Schweighofer from illegally restituted forests

Holzindustrie Schweighofer was proved to have received wood from illegal sources, in an investigation that started in May 2015, according [...]

Prices for wood products jump in Germany

In April producer prices for wood products in Germany moved significantly above the level of the previous month. For building [...]

Japan: Wood demand decreased by 1.9% in 2015

The wood demand in Japan reached 25,092,000 m2 in 2015. This represents a 1.9% decrease compared to [...]

Estonian wood products exports stable in the first quarter

Estonia's exports of wood products were stable in the first quarter of 2016. Exports totaled 462.7 million euros [...]

Finland: Forest chips consumption went down in 2015

Heating and power plants consumed a total of 18.3 million m3 of solid wood fuels in 2015 in Finland [...]

Lamett Europe buys oak wood flooring manufacturer Morava Wood

Lamett Europe NV, based in Deerlijk, Belgium has acquired 100% of the shares of the leading solid wood flooring manufacturer [...]

Myanmar to stop teak wood production

Myanmar will stop teak wood production and reduce logging of hardwood this year due to severe deforestation, official media reported [...]