Pulp & Paper

Stora Enso’s sales drop in Q4 and full 2015

Stora Enso released their 4Q sales for 2015. Compared to Q4/2014, the sales decreased by 2.5%, reaching EUR [...]

Södra makes major investment at Mörrum mill

On 16 February, the Board of Directors of Södra decided to invest SEK 1 billion (EUR 105,5 million [...]

Finland: Roundwood prices dropped in December

Except birch logs, all prices for roundwood in Finland have declined in December 2015 compared to the previous month. Moreover [...]

Metsä Group sales above the 5 billion mark in 2015

Metsä Group reported increased sales in 2015, reaching a total amount of EUR 5,016 million, compared to EUR 4 [...]

Log trade in the Baltics falls on lower Finnish and Swedish demand

After reaching a record high in 2014, log trade in the Baltic Sea fell by 10% in 2015. Most of [...]

Belarus has banned exports of logs, venner and pulpwood

Belarus has banned the export of sawlogs, venner and pulpwood starting 1 January 2016. According to the Presidential decree of [...]
January 27, 2016 Daily News / Lumber / Pulp & Paper / Sawmilling / Europe / Global

US wood products manufacturers file biomass litigation

President and CEO of the American Wood Council (AWC), Robert Glowinski, together with President and CEO of American Forest & [...]

Stable 2016 outlook for the global forest and paper products sector, says Moody’s

Increasing housing starts and higher consumer spending will drive anticipated operating income growth for the global paper and forest products [...]

UPM inaugurates the expansion of Kymi pulp mill

UPM inaugurated its newly revamped Kymi pulp mill in Kuusankoski following a EUR 160 million investment in production expansion. Finland [...]

Stora Enso to invest in pellet production in Sweden

Stora Enso plans to invest in the Ala sawmill’s pellet production in Sweden, as part of its strategy to [...]