Wood-based panels

LIGNA Conference coming to Guangzhou, China

The LIGNA Conference is moving to Guangzhou to be held on 4 and 5 December in the run-up to [...]

Martco starts production at 750,000 m3/yr OSB plant in Corrigan, Texas

Martco’s new OSB plant in Corrigan, Texas, has been completed. On April 24, at 10:18 a.m., the [...]

Barlinek plans to enter the US market

The Polish parquet manufacturer Barlinek apparently wants to expand into the USA. As reported by company circles, the company intends [...]

Lumber market in the US driven by increased demand; prices boomed

The framing lumber in the US was mainly driven by an increased seasonal demand during last week. This made the [...]

MeisterWerke takes over 100% shares of Hain Natur-Böden

MeisterWerke Schulte GmbH, leading provider of hard floor coverings from Meiste in the Sauerland, Germany, has taken over the family [...]

US lumber prices on the rise at the end of April

Framing lumber trading in the US rapidly increased during last week, while producers reacted with a firmer stance and higher [...]

Weyerhaeuser reaches $269 million net sales in Q1/2018

Weyerhaeuser reported Q1 2018 net earnings of $269 million (+71.3% YoY) on net sales of $1.87 billion (+10 [...]

Overview of the Russian wood based products market

The main wood based products in Russia have met a growing demand once with more favorable export markets in 2017 [...]

Indian plywood manufacturers raise prices to test market reaction

Indian plywood manufacturers are reporting that prices for peeler logs are trending higher as are chemical prices.    [...]