Setra reports higher profits on increased exports to China

    Swedish wood products company Setra reports an operating profit of SEK 86 million (Jan.-Sep 2015 [...]

Market impact of US duties on Canadian lumber exports

With the expiry of the U.S.-Canada Softwood Lumber Agreement, the outcome of what follows next features two main [...]

China’s imports of wood product expected to surge in the upcoming years

China has always been one of the biggest wood product importers in the world. In the first half of 2016 [...]

Brazil’s latest logs, sawnwood and plywood prices

Latest prices for Brazilian logs, sawnwood and plywood prices (1-15 October 2016)        [...]

American wood industry to benefit from the housing market recovery

The U.S. housing market has recovered substantially from the housing crash and Great Recession. After 7 years of new [...]

Forecast: Finland’s sawnwood exports to reach record levels on high spruce demand from China

Sawnwood exports from Finland will increase significantly in 2016 compared to 2015 and will reach new record levels. The increase [...]

German wood pellets production dropped sharply in the first half of the year

The total amount of pellets produced in Germany from January to June 2016 reached 889,600 tonnes, which is 90 [...]

US lumber demand to remain weak by 2020

The huge Millennial generation has not yet reached home-buying age and credit remains tight, causing MetLife to predict that [...]

EU imports of Russian hardwood logs down by -20%

EU imports of Russian hardwood logs declined by -20% in the period from January to July 2016, as compared to [...]

Russia’s sawn timber and plywood production volumes on the way up

During January-September 2016, the Russian sawn timber production increased by 4.5%, as compared to the respective period of [...]