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Underpricing accussations for Metsä, Stora Enso and UPM dismissed

In 2011, Metsähallitus (a Finnish state enterprise, which administers state-owned land) filed a claim for damages against UPM [...]

Bergs Timber to boost capacity at Orrefors sawmill in Sweden

Bergs Timber installed a new edger at its mill in Orrefors, Sweden.    According to the announcement [...]

Malaysian timber exports projected to contract by 4% in 2018

The Malaysian Timber Industry Board (MTIB) is projecting a 4% decline in exports of timber and timber products for 2018 [...]

Germany: Price overview for wood products at the end of 2018

German producer prices for wood products tended to be mixed in November and December. Although prices are still above the [...]

Finland: Roundwood prices started to drop in December after months of continuous growth

In December 2018, the stumpage prices of roundwood in Finland started to decline. The stumpage price level was a little [...]

Swedish dockers’ strike affects lumber exports, as ports shut down

Lumber exporters in Sweden were hit by a strike of over 1,000 dockers across eight ports in the country [...]

Lumber prices in the US pick up through the end of January

Wintry weather held back trading in some lumber markets in the US, but sellers of framing lumber turned in their [...]

No deal Brexit advice: changes for UK timber importers and exporters

UK's timber importers and exporters are being asked to consider requirements for their businesses in the event of a [...]

2018 was a bad year for Scandinavian sawmills’ softwood lumber exports to China

  After years of steady growth, the European softwood lumber exports to China had a bad year in 2018 [...]

Latest prices for Indian domestic and imported wood products

Latest prices for Indian teak, plywood and sawnwood - 1-15 January 2019    Plantation teak prices  [...]