Wood-based panels

The Russian timber industry is in a difficult situation, but not critical

On October 11 and 12, 2022, the 24th St. Petersburg International Forest Industry Forum was held. At the event, several [...]

Germany: Producer price index for softwood and hardwood sawn timber shows mixed developments

According to the German Federal Statistical Office (Destatis), the German producer price indices for commercial products such as sawn timber [...]

Poland: OSB and softwood lumber prices fall sharply

September is the second month in a row in which a drop in the prices of OSB boards and softwood [...]

UPM substantiates its positive outlook following the record strong Q3 2022 results

UPM substantiates its positive outlook for 2022 following the record strong Q3 2022 results. UPM’s Q3 2022 sales grew [...]

Forecast: Finland’s lumber exports and prices to fall considerably next year

The uncertainty of the economy and the decrease in consumption will weaken the prospects of the Finnish forest industry this [...]

The European wood-based panels sector gathers to discuss latest trends in the industry

Hundreds of representatives from the international wood-based panels industry and technology suppliers to the sector gathered in Hamburg on [...]

German timber industry sees a brake on sales

In the German wood industry, the expectations that have been growing pessimistic for months are now also causing the assessment [...]

Binderholz to start production at new solid wood panel plant by year end

At the end of 2022, Binderholz wants to start production in its new solid wood panel plant in St. Georgen [...]

Stora Enso inaugurates new CLT production site in the Czech Republic

Stora Enso’s new production site for cross-laminated timber (CLT) in Ždírec, the Czech Republic, was inaugurated last [...]