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Optimistic outlook for the German softwood lumber market

During the Q4/2016, the softwood companies in Germany kept on the positive trend.    The results [...]

Russia’s softwood lumber invades the Chinese market

China's softwood lumber imports hit a new record of 21.58 million cubic meters in 2016, up 24 percent [...]

US lumber prices boom tied to pending duties on Canadian exports

The U.S. lumber markets are already seeing some major price volatility, where W-SPF lumber prices soared by a [...]

Indonesia makes big impact at IMM Furniture Fair

Like the Domotex show held in Hanover earlier in the month, the IMM Furniture Fair in Cologne between 16 and [...]

Rumours of 20% log export tax in Cameroon

Rumours have surfaced again on a likely 20% export tax on log exports in Cameroon. This could have implications for [...]
February 20, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Lumber / Africa / Europe

Canadian lumber exports to China fell 10% in 2016

In 2016, Canada exported a total of 29.2775 million cubic meters of softwood lumber, compared with the 2015 annual [...]

US hardwood exports to China set new record

The period from January-November 2016 showed another record for US hardwood exports to SEA & Greater China, which increased [...]

Softwood lumber price in the US exceeded $400 last week

Framing lumber sales in the US slowed down last week, as compared to the previous week, as buyers stepped back [...]

Russia increased its lumber and plywood exports during 2016

Russia has, once again, increased its lumber and plywood exports during the full year 2016. The volume of Russian lumber [...]

FSC revokes probation and disassociates from the Schweighofer Group

The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) has decided to revoke the Schweighofer Group’s probation status and disassociate from the group [...]
February 17, 2017 Daily News / Forestry / Lumber / Sawmilling / Europe / Global