Value of Russian sawn timber exports up by 25% during January-November 2017

The sawn timber exports from Russia went up both in value and volume terms during the first 11 months of [...]

Current trends in Japanese and South Korean wood pellet demand

    Biomass demand in Japan is primarily driven by three policy components: The Feed in Tariff (FiT [...]

UPM reports record high performance for plywood division in 2017

    Finnish UPM released its annual results for 2017, with a record high performance from its plywood [...]

German raw particleboard production down in the Q3/2017

The German raw particleboard manufacturing has decreased a bit during the Q3/2017, after it has already went down during [...]

Outgoing Resolute Forest Products CEO pleads for Canada to resist in the softwood lumber trade battle

Resolute Forest Products Inc. CEO urges the Canadian government not to give up in the lengthy battle with the United [...]

Brazil to host the largest dynamic forestry fair in the world

More than 220 companies are confirmed exhibitors at Expoforest 2018. The fourth edition of the fair takes place in April [...]

Global wood pellet market outlook in 2018

    Over the last 10 years, global pellet markets have increased a lot, due to the strong [...]

EU imports of wood pellets from US close to 5 million tons in 2017

US wood pellets exports to Europe have risen by 10% during 2017, as compared to 2016, but the increase was [...]

Structural panel production in North America went down in the Q4/2017

Structural panel production in North America decreased by 1.7% during the Q4/2017, as compared to the previous quarter [...]

Myanmar government orders cut in teak production, while banning private timber operations

Myanmar's government ordered the teak production to be reduced by 40% in the 2017-2018 fiscal year. Also, it [...]