Register

Wood construction

N. America: Seller confidence returns as lumber price increases accelerate

After a big lull in sales and steeply falling lumber prices — albeit from unsustainable highs — for the week ending Sept [...]

Fears that collapse of China’s real estate giant Evergrande could spread to global markets

Global investors have been paying more and more attention to Evergrande, the sprawling Chinese real estate business on the brink [...]

Austria: Delivery times and prices on the timber market are back to normal

Wood in Austria has been in short supply in recent months and the prices are horrendous. According to the Austrian [...]

Södra expands its CLT business to Denmark

Södra has announced that its complete offering of CLT panels for frame assembly with complementary products and services will [...]

Metsä Group plans to invest EUR 200 million in a new LVL mill

Metsä Group is planning to construct a new LVL mill on its expanding mill area in Äänekoski, Finland.    [...]

North American lumber prices rise yet more as demand returns

Customers who had been waiting on the sidelines since spring to see how far down lumber prices would go returned [...]

Latvia: No reason to expect that skyrocketing timber prices will return to pre-pandemic levels

In the Latvian timber industry, the sharp rise in prices was caused by an unpredictably high level of private consumption [...]

N. American lumber price finally starts to turn a corner

Recent lumber spike in North America highlights potential for a bullish resurgence, with seasonality pointing towards a strong Q4.  [...]

Czech Republic: Wood prices expected to rise even further due to high demand and shortages

Unusual increases in wood prices in the Czech Republic continue to impact producers in the furniture and construction industry. In [...]

Sweden: Stocks of wood products continue to decrease; prices expected to rise this autumn

After the spring and summer price party for wood products in the US market, the price situation has now returned [...]