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European consortium forms to promote timber as choice for multi-storey buildings

Armed with €10m in EU funding, a consortium of 21 European companies and organisations has formed to try and make [...]

China: Prices of imported logs and lumber in September 2019

      Prices in the Guangdong Yuzhu Timber Market        [...]

30 million m3 of beetle wood expected in Czech forests this year

In 2019, it is estimated that 30 million cubic meters of beetle wood will be produced in Czech forests. Accordingly [...]

Trump to suspend tariff hike on Chinese imports

President Trump said Friday the government had reach a “phase one” trade agreement with China and won’t be moving [...]

Stable softwood lumber production in U.S.; Canadian output drops sharply

U.S. sawmills produced 20.687 billion board ft. (bbf) of softwood lumber in the first seven months of 2019 [...]

Swedish foresters to drop timber prices due to slow sawnwood demand and bark beetle calamity

The Swedish forest owners association Mellanskog has announced a decrease in its timber prices.     According to [...]

Schweighofer claims that the high price of logs in Romania makes the company uncompetitive

Today we pay 86 euros (per cubic meter of logs used to make the highest quality timber), while in Austria [...]

Stora Enso to temporarily suspend operations at Uimaharju Sawmill due to oversupply

    Finnish-Swedish forest industry giant Stora Enso will suspend operations for more than two months at [...]

US lumber prices back to growth despite low housing starts

North American lumber prices have bounced back but how long will this last? A look at the latest US housing [...]

Vietnam forestry products exports up 18.1% in the first nine months of 2019

Forestry exports were estimated to exceed 7.93 billion USD in the first 9 months of 2019, up 18.1 [...]