Pulp & Paper

UPM and the Government of Uruguay have signed investment agreement for a new pulp mill

UPM and the Government of Uruguay have signed an investment agreement, which outlines the local prerequisites for a potential pulp [...]

The prices for roundwood in Estonia have mostly increased in September

The prices for roundwood in Estonia have mostly increased during September 2017. As compared to the same period last year [...]

China and rising European construction sector- key factors for growing Finnish softwood lumber exports

Production figures for the Finnish forest sector will clearly be impacted by new investments in both 2017 and 2018.   [...]

Roundwood prices in Sweden on a negative trend

During the third quarter of 2017, roundwood prices in Sweden have mostly decreased among the logs assortments, while pulpwood types [...]

Finland: Roundwood prices expected to rise in 2018

Finland’s paper and pulp industry will drive the growth of the national forest industry, a role previously attributable to [...]

UPM evaluates potential construction of a new biorefinery in Germany

UPM is evaluating the potential of building a biorefinery in the Chemical Park Frankfurt-Höchst in Germany.    [...]

Wood products prices drop in Germany

In August, the German producer prices for wood products have predominantly tended downwards. Compared to July, only boards, battens and [...]

Södra increases softwood prices

The strategic investments in Södra’s mills have now led to higher fibre consumption, as demand for softwood pulpwood [...]

Metsä Group inaugurates giant Äänekoski pulp mill

Metsä Group celebrated the inauguration of its next-generation bioproduct mill in Äänekoski, Finland, on 18 October 2017. With a [...]

Average prices for standing timber in Belgium, autumn-winter 2017

List of prices for standing timber set by National Federation of Forestry Experts A.S.B.L.   Preliminary [...]