Oak sawlog prices in France keep on rising

Oak log prices have been going up in France since 2013 and sawyers around the country are wondering about the [...]

Production of wood pellets in Russia expected to rise by 10% in 2017, mainly driven by Asian demand

Russia produced 1.013 MMT of wood pellets in 2016, a 3.5 percent increase from CY 2015. Sources report [...]

US tropical sawnwood imports up 17%

US imports of all sawn hardwood increased 9% in April to 82,091 cu.m. The growth in tropical sawnwood [...]

British Columbia’s sawmill production hit very hard by US lumber duties

The softwood lumber dispute between the US and Canada has weighed very hard during the Q1/2017's forestry activity [...]

Austria: Price of wood pellets picks up in June

After two consecutive months of price decline, the price of ENplusA1 pellets in Austria increased slightly in June.   [...]

China still in a serious lack of timber resources that can be satisfied only through imports

The timber industry in China is closely related to building materials, furniture and other industries, where wood is the main [...]

Wood pellet imports to both South Korea and Japan close to record highs

Over the past few years, South Korea has become the largest pellet importer in Asia, ahead of Japan, and the [...]

Roundwood prices in Estonia declined during May 2017

In May 2017, the roundwood prices in Estonia have descended. By March, there was an upward trend, but this has [...]

Russia: Top 10 wood pellet producers and production facilities in 2016

About 65 percent of total Russian production of wood pellets is manufactured by 12 processing facilities. There are about 20 [...]

European parquet market steadily improving

After a long period of a challenging market situation for the European parquet producers, the positive indicators of the recent [...]