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Canadian lumber exports and prices to the US collapse in Q1/2019

The value of Canadian lumber exports to U.S. fell 20.4% to $1.03 billion y-o-y in [...]

Brazil: Wood-products export update

In March 2019, Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 3.4% in value compared to [...]

Austria: Lumber prices recover substantially in April

In April, softwood lumber prices in Austria rose again after a slight decrease in March. The 1-2 EUR/cbm [...]

Sweden: Valbo Trä buys Setra’s operations in Skutskär

Valbo Trä will buy Setra's operations in Skutskär. The plant consists of two planing lines, an impregnation line [...]

Russia: Titan Group to raise production at Sawmill 25

ZAO Sawmill 25 (part of the Titan Group of Companies) and Valutec have signed a contract for the supply of [...]

Tolko to permanently close its Quest Wood sawmill

Canadian Tolko Industries Ltd. announced the permanent closure of its Quest Wood sawmill in Quesnel and a reduction from two [...]

New Zealand and China sign forestry cooperation arrangement

New Zealand and China signed an arrangement this week for future forestry cooperation and boosting bilateral trade.    [...]

US lumber prices declined last week

A muted trading pace prevailed across much of the US lumber market. Green Douglas Fir remained the primary exception, as [...]