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Prospects for the German wood industry are deteriorating again, as number of infections rise

   The mood among companies in the German wood industry clouded over slightly in October against the background of [...]

China bans imports of timber from Queensland, Australia

China has suspended imports of timber from the Australian state of Queensland, China's foreign ministry confirmed Monday, expanding a [...]

Outlook of the Finnish sawmill industry

Cooling of the Finnish economy could already be seen in autumn 2019. The Finnish economy has suffered seriously from the [...]

Södra raises the price for spruce timber

The Swedish sawmill industry's demand for wood continues to increase despite the global economic situation being uncertain due to [...]

US softwood lumber market outlook in 2020-21

   In 2021, softwood lumber mills will increase production to meet stronger expected demand.    Softwood lumber prices [...]

Sharp drop in China’s sawnwood imports

   According to China Customs data, China imported 17 million cubic metres of sawnwood in the first half of [...]

Roundwood prices in Finland on the rise in September

   The average price for pine logs in Finland in September was 54.7 euros per cubic meter, for [...]

Estonian companies looking to buy sawn timber from Belarus

   Timber processors in Estonia are looking into procuring sawn timber from Belarus. However, even though raw material is [...]

EU27 tropical timber imports stronger than expected so far in 2020 

   Total EU27 (i.e. excluding the UK) import value of tropical wood and wood furniture products was US [...]

China’s raw material sourcing to be substantially impacted by Russia’s 2022 log export ban

   Softwood log exports from Russia have been in steady decline for the past 15 years and could reach [...]