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Current state of China’s fiberboard and particleboard market

According to statistics on China’s fiberboard and particleboard production capacity in the first half of 2020 from Forestry Planning [...]

Global housing markets to face tougher year in 2021

Most major housing markets won’t keep up with consumer price inflation in 2021 and are faced with multiple downside [...]

EU plywood trade cautious, but recovery faster than expected

It’s still too early to say for sure, but it’s variously estimated by European plywood importers and distributors [...]

Most N. American softwood lumber prices remain level

There was more confusion in the North American construction framing dimension softwood lumber market last week as prices of most [...]

Corona makes it harder for the German hardwood industry

Every year in Germany, specialists in the hardwood sector meet at the beginning of September for talks involving forestry companies [...]

New Zealand sawmillers and log exporters optimistic as demand in China is strong

Domestic demand for logs and sawn timber in New Zealand remains strong with many mills operating extra shifts to increase [...]

China: Rising demand for logs and lumber as a strong construction season is expected

Sawmills report increased sale prices for lumber in Asian markets. These increases were agreed relatively quickly by the buyers which [...]

Finland: Roundwood price evolutions in August 2020

The average price for pine logs in Finland was EUR 53.8 per cubic metre, and the price for spruce [...]

Sawlog prices in Russia on the rise after coronavirus lockdown period

Sawlog prices in Russia have increased slightly in June 2020, indicating a recovery from the coronavirus lockdown months, when prices [...]

Uncertainty in the French oak market revealed at autumn auctions

The first autumn auctions in France have just been launched by France's Natonal Forest Office (ONF) in a general [...]