Register

Wood construction

The German sawmill industry in a stronger position in 2018

The German sawmill industry closed 2017 with a positive result. Above all the good 4th quarter dominated the annual result [...]

China hits back with duties on US starting September 24; list of wood products updated

In response to US measures, China will overtax products imported from that country. The Chinese Government Customs Tariff Commission has [...]

German wood products more expensive in July 2018

German producer prices for commercial wood products continued to rise in July 2018. Compared to the previous year, all values [...]

Current trends in the Swedish sawmill industry

Sweden is the largest softwood exporter in Europe. 13 million cubic meters are exported of which 8 million cubic meters [...]

Overview and recent trends of the Austrian sawmill industry

The timber markets showed a positive trend throughout 2017 and in the first half of 2018 in almost all markets [...]

World’s tallest timber building completed in Norway

Norway has completed the frame of the world's tallest timber building, which is being lauded for being environmentally friendly [...]

The German wood industry in its fifth consecutive year of growth

The German wood industry is growing for the fifth year in a row. According to Johannes Schwörer, President of [...]

US 25% tariffs on Chinese wood products imports could enter into effect this week

The deadline for public consultation on President Donald Trump’s plan for tariffs on another $200 billion in Chinese imports [...]

Russian company to build CLT plant in Estonia

The Russian manufacturer of thermally modified wood ThermoHolz will build a plant for cross-laminated timber (CLT) in the special [...]