Wood-based panels

Lumber prices in the US driven by lighter trading

Framing lumber sales in the US were mixed during last week, while trading was modestly lighter.      [...]

Latest price list for teak, sawnwood and plywood in India

The price list for teak, sawnwood and plywood between 1-15 October, 2017.    Plantation teak prices [...]

Interview with Thomas Leissing on Egger Group’s future development in South America

Following the announcement made by the Austrian company Egger Group about the acquire of the industrial assets of Masisa Argentina [...]

Wood products prices drop in Germany

In August, the German producer prices for wood products have predominantly tended downwards. Compared to July, only boards, battens and [...]

UPM boosts production capacity at Chudovo plywood mill in Russia

Following growth investments in Finland and Estonia over the past few years, UPM expands its Chudovo plywood mill in Russia [...]

Malaysian plywood prices on an upward trend

Due to a strong demand for tropical plywood products, Japanese companies are paying more money for these wood products, including [...]

France: French competition authority fines leading flooring producers with €302 million over price fixing accusations

The French competition authority (The Autorité) has imposed sanctions totalling €302 million on the three leading manufacturers of PVC and [...]

Lumber prices in the US slipped during last week

The framing lumber sales in the US have quieted over last week, while a mix of trends developed across framing [...]

China: Thousands of plywood mills have been required to cease production

China has been accelerating transformation of wood-based panel industry and elimination of outdated production capacity.      [...]

European flooring market continues to recover

The European wood flooring industry continues to experience moderate growth, benefiting from encouraging economic developments, especially in construction activity.  [...]