• Forestry
  • November 23, 2017 12:08

China: Overview of first half softwood and hardwood logs imports

In the first half of 2017 China’s softwood log imports were 17.51 million cubic metres. The main imported softwood log species in the first half of 2017 were radiata pine... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • November 22, 2017 10:47

Finland: Sawn timber production up by 5.9% in January-September 2017

Finnish softwood sawn timber production in January-September increased by 5.9% compared to the year ago period and totalled 8.9 million cubic metres... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • November 21, 2017 14:11

Production in construction up by 0.1% in euro area

In September 2017 compared with August 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector increased by 0.1% in the euro area (EA19), while it decreased by 0.4% in the EU28, according to first estimates from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • November 21, 2017 13:35

The 2017 edition of the International Hardwood Conference shows the latest trends of the hardwood market

Venice hosted the most important hardwood lumber conference in the world, on the 16th of November. More than 150 people from the industry participated and discussed about the production, trade and market trends of hardwoods... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • November 20, 2017 14:27

U.S.: Softwood and panel markets - Week 44, 2017

Framing lumber prices and sales in the US quietened last week after a period during which traders cited seasonal factors and tight supplies, along with a record run in prices... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • November 20, 2017 12:04

US housing starts jump 13.7% in October

New residential construction in the U.S. jumped by much more than expected in the month of October... [more...]

  • Panels
  • November 17, 2017 12:23

US DoC to impose final anti-dumping duties on Chinese hardwood plywood imports

The US Secretary of Commerce has announced its final determinations in the antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations of imports of hardwood plywood products from China... [more...]

  • Pulp and Paper
  • November 17, 2017 08:54

Russia: pulp exports down in Jan-Sep 2017

In January-September 2017, Russian pulp exports decreased year-on-year... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • November 17, 2017 08:51

Switzerland: Prices of wood pellets in November 2017

Wood pellets price in Switzerland reached an average of CHF 367.2/t (EUR 315.01/t) in November 2017... [more...]

  • Panels
  • November 17, 2017 08:37

Russia: plywood exports down in volume in Jan-Sep '17

In January-September 2017, Russian plywood exports went down in volume terms over the respective period of the last year... [more...]

Page 1 of 426