Pulp & Paper

Latvia: Roundwood prices continued to fall in 2015

In the second half of 2015, the average roundwood purchase prices in Latvia have continued their downward trend. According to [...]

Sweden: Sawmill industry benefits from weaker krona

At the moment the Swedish rising economy offers great benefits for sawmills. Also, the competitiveness of the Swedish sawn timber [...]

Moody’s: Northern Europe giants lead paper sector transformation

European paper and forest products companies, particularly some of those based in the Nordics, are continuing to benefit in terms [...]

Estonian sawlog prices below the level of last year

Prices for sawlog and pulpwood in Estonia have evolved disparately in February. Except small diameter spruce, prices for Estonian sawlogs [...]

Global pulpwood prices at lowest level in 10 years

Pulpwood costs have fallen substantially worldwide with the softwood and hardwood pulpwood price indices in the 4Q/15 being at [...]

Ilim Group to invest US$ 2 billion in its production facilities by 2020

Ilim Group today announced its new Business Plan to 2020, which includes investments of over USD 2 billion into existing [...]

Top 20 lumber producers in US & Canada in 2015

In 2015, total Canadian softwood lumber shipments grew by 9.2% to 26.5 billion bf and U.S. production [...]

Estonia: Roundwood prices in January 2016

The January 2016 prices for roundwood in Estonia are largely lower as compared to the same month of last year [...]

Finland: Log prices in February 2016

Roundwood prices in Finland have generally declined in February 2016 both as compared to January as well as compared to [...]

Finland: Softwood sawn timber production dips in 2015

The year 2015 was mixed for the Finnish forest industry production. Last year's greatest decrease in production was recorded [...]