Register

Wood construction

Wood prices in Germany start to level off following US trend

After the massive increase in wood prices last year, the market is leveling off again. Werner Fauth, head of the [...]

Sanctions on Russia negatively impact Australia’s construction industry

With supplies of key laminated veneered lumber (LVL) and engineered wood products (EWPs) imported from Russia and Belarus, which accounted [...]

“Timber prices going up daily” in Europe due to Ukraine war, architects complain

European architects and designers are struggling to source wood for their projects as Russia's invasion of Ukraine has brought [...]

North American lumber prices remain near recent lows as new home construction sinks

   Lumber prices remained near recent lows as construction on new homes fell while mortgage rates jumped.   [...]

Stora Enso has full order books; result for 2022 is expected to be better than last year

Development in the company's main markets has remained strong.    Stora Enso has issued a positive [...]

Lithuania plans timber export ban as sanctions cause raw material shortage

Due to the export of Lithuanian timber, the local industry is experiencing an increasing shortage and price of raw materials [...]

N. American lumber prices sink further as homebuyers lose affordability

   North American lumber prices are spiraling as red-hot house prices and the rising cost of mortgages is [...]

Skyrocketing wood prices in Japan due to Ukraine war

The war in Ukraine has inflated the cost of timber in Japan.    Russia’s retaliatory measures [...]

North American lumber prices drop as consumer behavior is changing

North American lumber prices have fallen over the past 10 weeks as consumers move away from do-it-yourself projects [...]