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Slower mid-summer activity brings flat lumber prices in N. America

As July waned, North American lumber prices remained flat but players warned that muted demand and ample supply could mean [...]

Roundwood production in EU could decrease sharply due to biodiversity strategy

If less wood is harvested in European forests to protect biodiversity, this will lead to global shifts in wood production [...]

Finland reduced the export of timber products by 7%

in January-May 2022, wood imports in Finland amounted to 2.43 million m³. On an annualized basis, the figure [...]

North American softwood lumber prices fall to a new low this year

   Softwood lumber prices continued their downtrend on Wednesday, falling 5% to a new 2022 low of $495 per [...]

Germany: Wood pellet prices more than double over a year ago

Germany's current demand for wood pellets is higher than ever. This applies to pellet heating systems as well as [...]

Log demand in China remains weak at the moment

China softwood log inventory has remained stable at about 5.0M. Daily port log offtake has dropped to around 60 [...]

German lumber prices start to fall in summer; autumn evolution uncertain

After the outbreak of the Russia-Ukraine war, timber prices rose sharply in most parts of Europe, especially in Germany [...]

Finland: Roundwood prices continued to rise in June

In June, an average of EUR 68.6 per cubic metre was paid for pine logs and EUR 72.8 [...]

North American softwood lumber prices are seeking direction

   North American softwood lumber prices are seeking direction as the housing market finally shows signs of slowing down [...]