Pulp & Paper

Sawlog prices in Sweden go down, while pulpwood prices rise

Swedish sawlog prices decreased by 1 percent in the second quarter of 2015 compared to the prior quarter while pulpwood [...]

Half world’s consumers will be from ASEAN countries by 2025

The coming into effect of the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) at the end of 2015 is believed to be an [...]

Estonian log prices in March 2015

In March 2015, roundwood prices in Estonia have registered some disparate developments compared to last year. Large sawlog prices (pine [...]

The global forest industry in the first quarter

Sawlog prices inched up in the local currencies but fell in US dollar terms throughout the world in the 1Q [...]

Finnish log prices drop in April

Roundwood prices in Finland declined slightly in April with only few exceptions. This applies both when compared with the previous [...]

Dispute settled between Andritz and Stora Enso

In 2014, the Austrian machine manufacturer Andritz has initiated arbitration proceedings against Stora Enso-Arauco joint venture in Montes de [...]

EU: Laminate flooring markets go up in 2014

According to a conservative extrapolation for 2014, the 21 ordinary member companies of the EPLF, i.e. the European producers [...]

Closed Myllykoski mill to be sold by UPM

UPM is currently negotiating with the Finnish biofuel developer Suomen Bioetanoli, upon the selling of the closed Myllykoski mill in [...]

The global forest industry shows signs of growth

Sawlog prices were lower in the 3Q in most of the 20 regions that are the basis for the Global [...]

Finland plans huge investments in the forest industry

For the future, large investment in Finnish forest industry are planned: nearly 1.5 billion euros will be invested, which [...]