US housing boom increases Canada’s softwood exports

The wood used in home buildings is getting more and more expensive once with the Americans investing in new homes [...]

Slowing pace of EU tropical timber imports

Latest trade data shows that the rising trend in EU import value of tropical wood products that began in the [...]

Disappointing first 5 months of US tropical imports

The US imported 127,068 cu.m. of sawn temperate and tropical hardwood in May, up 60% from April. However [...]

Rising North American structural panel production and consumption in 2Q/2016

North American structural panel production and apparent consumption rose 6.0% and 6.6%, respectively, in the second quarter compared [...]

UPM Plywood reports 39% increase in EBITDA

UPM Plywood division reported 39% increase in EBITDA for the second quarter of 2016, as compared to the same period [...]

Canfor announces CA$36 million net income for Q2 2016

Canfor Corporation today reported net income attributable to shareholders of CA$36.0 million for the second quarter of 2016 [...]

Current logs and sawnwood prices in China

The report below contains the latest prices of logs and sawnwood from main timber markets in China.     [...]

Latvia: Forestry products exports grow by 5%

Latvia exported EUR 894.52 million worth of forestry industry products in the first five months of 2016, growing 5 [...]

Malaysia: Timber exports likely to remain at EUR 5 billion mark in 2016

Timber exports from Malaysia are most likely to hold on to the global stable demand and remain at EUR 5 [...]

Stora Enso announces lower sales for its Wood Products division

For the second quarter of 2016, Stora Enso reported EUR 8 million lower sales in its Wood Products division. Sales [...]