International Wood Fair Klagenfurt: Current timber market developments in Austria, Italy and Europe

The International Wood Fair Klagenfurt took place on the 2nd of September. There were various presentations of the timber market in countries such as Austria or Italy and worldwide. At the beginning of the event, Dr. Carl-Erik Torgersen and Dott. Marcello Lo Castro from „Goldene Fichte“ presented the timber trade services between Austria and Italy. Torgersen leads the wood trading c ompany CaTo Holzhandel, based in Innsbruck, and is chairman of the Austrian Timber Trade Association. Lo Castro is a third generation owner and manager of the wood trading company Lo Castro s.p.a., based in Palermo. The President of the (European Association sawmill EOS), Sampsa Auvinen, gave an overview on the development of global timber key markets, from an European perspective. In 2016, the development of the production and supply of raw materials in Europe was stable, but with regional differences. [ more...]

Latest Postings (Last Week:2570, Last 24 Hours:475 ) POST OFFER

Our Services

The Member Directory

Obtain relevant information about companies - searching by country, activity or even by the type of woods they buy and sell

Timber auctions

Want to know when the next auctions of standing timber will take place? Check the dates in France, Croatia, Bosnia, Romania and Ukraine.

Wood Quality

Understand the main quality standards for European and North-american hardwood and softwood and for tropical timber.

Trade Shows & Events

Where the wood industry meets for novelties and business? Check it here. You don't want to be out.