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Vietnam’s forestry products exports up 10.3% in Jan.-Aug. 2020

Vietnam earned 7.83 billion USD from exporting forestry products in the first eight months of 2020, up 10.3 [...]

ULK Group’s new mega sawmill in Russia equipped with Nordic technology

Russia’s ULK Group is investing about Euro 400 million in one of the country’s biggest sawmill investments.   [...]

Vietnam: Stunning first half wood product exports

According to Vietnam Customs, at the end of June, wood and wood product (W&WP) export revenues amounted to [...]

N. America: Demand appears to temper as softwood lumber prices continue to rise further

While North American softwood lumber prices continued to climb last week, there was a palpable reduction in the enthusiasm of [...]

N. America: Perfect storm has led to lumber, panel and building materials cost skyrocketing

John Gunkelman is the owner of Fargo’s Dakota Construction and is the immediate past president of the Home Builders [...]

Siempelkamp to install new forming and press line at Kastamonu’s plant in Turkey

Kastamonu Entegre and Siempelkamp announce assembly work on the new forming and press line with the 7'-x-37.1 [...]

European wood exports to China: is train an alternative to ship?

China's rail freight traffic to Europe rose sharply during the coronavirus pandemic, mainly due to the higher freight costs [...]

Softwood lumber prices continue to rise further as North American housing starts break records

Softwood lumber prices just kept climbing last week as Canadian housing starts and home prices for July broke records. US [...]

World’s largest MDF plant to be build in China

With the construction of an 80 meter long CPS +, DIEFFENBACHER sets a record for the world's longest continuous press [...]

Implications for the forest industry of the EU-Vietnam free trade agreement

The EU is one of the top 5 markets for wood and wood products (W&WP) exported from Vietnam [...]