Drax makes new plans for supporting the post-coal future

UK’s Drax plans to convert the company in order to sustain the wind and solar energy. The owner of [...]

Indonesia exported $25 million worth of wood to the EU since FLEGT license

As many as 845 FLEGT licenses have been issued to Indonesian wood products exporters between November 15 and 23, a [...]

China: Efforts to cool housing market score

The Chinese housing market shows little sign of cooling. Data from lenders is showing medium and long-term household loans [...]
November 28, 2016 Daily News / Statistics / Wood construction / China / Global

Armstrong Flooring’s adjusted EBITDA grew to $30.4 million in the Q3/2016

In the 3Q 2016, Armstrong Flooring's net sales were $313.4 million compared to $322.6 million in the [...]
November 25, 2016 Statistics / Wood flooring / Global / North America

Cameroon plans to increase export lumber tax from early 2017

The lumber export tax from Cameroon might increase to 20% from early 2017, if the Parliament adopts the proposal made [...]

Central/West Africa: Latest logs&sawnwood export prices

Most Central/West African timber traders are focusing on the financial implications, foreign exchange volatility and the likely impact on [...]

Ghana: Significant rise in exports in first 8 months of 2016

Ghana recorded a year-on-year rise of almost 12% in the volume of wood product exports between January and [...]
November 24, 2016 Daily News / Sawmilling / Statistics / Africa / Global

Romania the largest European OSB exporting country

    During January-August 2016, Romania was the top OSB exporter in the European Union, while the [...]

Patchy and uneven growth in ECE region hardwood consumption

Production of sawn hardwood in the ECE region increased by 1.8% to 40.7 million cubic metres in 2015 [...]

EU imports less wood pellets from Russia

Wood pellets imported from Russia by the European Union countries have decreased both in volume and in value during January [...]