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China’s wood-based panel industry under pressure in 2020

The wood-based panel industry in China is facing pressure due to domestic and international economic adjustments and from the [...]

EU to launch anti-dumping procedure for birch plywood imports from Russia

The European Union has launched an anti-dumping procedure for the import of birch plywood from Russia.    [...]

Impact of Covid-19 crisis on the Austrian sawmill industry

At the beginning of 2020 there was an undersupply of roundwood in Austria. The unlucky combination of high imports, an [...]

Many North American softwood lumber prices slide down

The Canadian Thanksgiving long weekend brought a not-surprising further drop in prices of most benchmark construction framing dimension softwood [...]

EU Parliament launches forest strategy

On October 7th, the EU Parliament launched the EU Forest Strategy from 2021 in a non-legislative resolution and thus [...]

Roundwood prices under pressure in Estonia

Stilll under the influence of the Covid-19 pandemic and the price pressure of the bark beetle infestation in Central [...]

Renovation driving the recovery of the European wood flooring market

The south of Europe which had experienced the toughest restriction measures during spring had been harshly hit but its parquet [...]

Vietnamese wood product exporters told to take actions to optimise US market

Vietnam has enjoyed a surge in timber and wood product exports to the US this year, but businesses need to [...]

Outlook of the Canadian softwood lumber market in 2020/2021

The main driver for Canadian softwood lumber production is not domestic consumption, but rather exports— and exports to the US [...]