Austrian wood industry reaches satisfying results for 1H/2017

During the first half of 2017, the Austrian sawmill industry was able to close the cut-off markets with a [...]

Japan’s wood pellets imports up by almost 50%

In 2016, Japan’s imports of wood pellets increased 49 percent from the previous year to 347 thousand MT.  [...]

India: Latest prices for teak, sawnwood and plywood

The price list for teak, sawnwood and plywood between 16-31 August, 2017.    Plantation teak prices [...]

Roundwood prices in Lithuania increased during May

Roundwood prices in Lithuania increased during May 2017 as compared to the corresponding period of last year.    [...]

Improving Euro zone economies not lifting tropical imports

The decline in tropical wood imports into eurozone countries is surprising given evidence of improving economic conditions in the region [...]

China: Prices of main imported wood products as of June 2016

    This index contains the most update prices of logs and lumbers from the two major timber [...]

European Union wood pellets consumption reached 22.2 MMT in 2016

The European Union countries produce approximately 50% of the wood pellets worldwide. Yet, the EU demand represents about 75% of [...]

China expands dominance in US wooden furniture imports

US wooden furniture imports declined slightly in June to US$1.61 billion, but year-to-date imports remain well [...]

Slowing pace of EU tropical timber imports during first half

The slowdown in EU imports of tropical timber products registered in the first quarter of 2017 continued into the second [...]

Lumber trade in the US intensified at the end of August

Framing lumber sales in the US have increased during the last week of August. Traders paid attention to much more [...]