Keyword: Wood

Brazilian wood-based products exports well above last year’s levels

In March 2018, Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 19% in value compared to March [...]

Asian demand for wood pellets booming in 2017

Asia’s demand for biomass is growing rapidly. Wood pellet imports into South Korea and Japan have grown exponentially in [...]

EUTR not “effective, proportionate and dissuasive”, says ClientEarth

The potential value of FLEGT licensing is partly dependent on the extent to which EUTR is being implemented consistently across [...]

German slowdown dampens European wood flooring demand

An insight into the current status of the EU wood flooring market and the wider economic situation in individual EU [...]

China to reduce tax on imported logs and to halt wood waste imports

According to a joint press release from the Ministry of Ecology and Environment, the Ministry of Commerce, the State Development [...]

Austria: Price of wood pellets falls in April

The prices for ENplus A1 certified wood pellets in Austria have dropped in April, due to seasonal reasons.    [...]

Fall in EU tropical imports driven mainly by supply-side issues

In practice, the recent decline in tropical imports into the EU is better seen as a region-wide phenomenon driven [...]

Vietnam’s wood industry faces shortage in raw materials

Vietnam’s wood industry faces a quandary as bright export growth prospects are clouded by difficulties in finding necessary raw [...]

Brazil: Booming wood-based products exports

In February 2018, Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 27% in value compared to February [...]

India shows great interest in Swedish pine

The Indian wood industry is showing strong interest in Swedish pine, particularly for furniture and joinery. Indian architects and designers [...]