Poland’s wood industry in crisis, as raw material prices are expected to skyrocket

The Polish wood industry is protesting against the decisions of the State Forests, which lead to a sharp increase in [...]

New Zealand log export prices to China expected to fall in October

The fundamentals across the China market in September remain weak. Daily log consumption across is struggling to get above 60 [...]

Conifex to temporarily curtail production at its Mackenzie sawmill

Conifex Timber Inc. on Friday said it would temporarily curtail its Mackenzie, British Columbia, sawmill operations for two weeks, starting [...]

The Swedish forest industry faces major challenges

    The world is currently facing major challenges. Interest rates are rising rapidly and sharply, the costs [...]

Latvia’s forest industry affected by current global events

Last week, representatives of the Latvian Wood Industry Federation (LKF) and the board of JSC "Latvijas valsts meži" (LVM [...]

Interfor to buy Chaleur Forest Products for $236 million

Canadian lumber giant Interfor Corp said on Monday it will buy Chaleur Forest Products for C$325 million ($236.40 [...]

Mercer completes acquisition of German HIT Torgau for EUR 270 million

Mercer International Inc. has completed its previously-announced acquisition of all of the shares of the parent company of Holzindustrie [...]