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Current trends in Central European log prices

2021 is slowly coming to an end and with it the most blatant price increases in this strange “Corona wood [...]

North American lumber prices rebound as Canadian floods curb shipments

North American lumber prices are poised to return to highs last seen in June after heavy rains and flooding in [...]

Lithuania: Pine and spruce sawlog prices double in one year

Pine and spruce sawlog prices in Lithuania have doubled yoy in September 2021. Moreover, prices for all assortments are well [...]

UK: Sawn timber supplies could face uncertainty in 2022

The widespread material shortages in the UK are softening but sawn timber could both face issues going into the new [...]

Russia to increase export duties for lumber

Russian government has increased export duties for lumber with a moisture content of more than 22%, and a thickness and [...]

West Fraser’s lumber shipments drop up to 30% on BC floods

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. said weekly lumber shipments from the west of the country plunged about 25% to 30 [...]

Deforestation-risk countries’ ban to have far-reaching effects for EU wood trade

On 17 November 2021, the European Commission announced a Proposal for a new Regulation to reduce global deforestation and forest [...]

Finnish sawlog prices shifting downwards in October, but higher yoy

Roundwood prices in Finland are mostly unchanged in October 2021 as compared to the previous month. The price for sawlog [...]

BC lumber producer suspends production due to lack of logs

Skeena Sawmills has announced that they are temporarily suspended operations at their Terrace, B.C. sawmill this week. This is [...]