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  • January 19, 2016 10:00

Montréal Wood Convention- a promising event for the North American wood products industry

The Montréal Wood Convention, the prime event for the wood products trade in North America, will be held from March 22 to 24, 2016 at the Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth in Montréal, Canada. With 650 participants from the wood products industry and over 80 exhibitors in 2015, and even more in 2016, it is the event that no serious wood products company wants to miss!... [more...]

  • February 02, 2016 10:15

Domotex 2016: FN Neuhofer Holz is once again winning over clients with innovations

Already well-known for its innovative strength and unusual marketing, the Austrian family firm FN Neuhofer Holz was once again able to win over clients at this year’s Domotex (16 - 19 January 2016) in Hanover. The new products and ranges ...... [more...]

  • February 05, 2016 15:05

Romania: Romsilva's management dismissed

The Romanian minister of Environment, Cristiana Pasca Palmer, has this week dismissed the president of Romsilva's (National Forest Administration of Romania) Board of Directors, Mr. Ilie Mihalache, and four other members of the Board... [more...]

  • February 04, 2016 13:01

Sales reorganization and downtimes at some plants for German Pellets

As the German financial newspaper WirtschaftsWoche reported, German Pellets has reorganized its sales in part. Accordingly, parts of the sales have been transferred to a company set up in December ... [more...]

  • February 05, 2016 09:02

Trade of logs in Baltic Sea region fell in 2015 due to lower demand in Finland and Sweden

After reaching a record high in 2014, log trade in the Baltic Sea fell by 10% in 2015. Most of the decline was that of softwood pulplogs, while trade of sawlogs actually increased to reach its highest level since 2007... [more...]

  • February 01, 2016 11:19

Valmet's new calendering technology introduced at Stora Enso's Ingerois board mill

Valmet's new aqua cooling calendering technology has been taken into use first time at customer site at Stora Enso Ingerois Board Mill in Finland... [more...]

  • February 02, 2016 15:05

Republic of Moldova might ban unprocessed wood exports

The Moldavian Ministry of Environment has an intention to ban timber exports. The legislative draft in question emphasizes a dire state of the local forests and the necessity to strengthen illegal logging preventive measures... [more...]

  • February 04, 2016 07:15

Brazilian timber industry prospects in 2016

Brazil’s timber industry experienced a mixed performance in 2015 as a number of factors affected competitiveness... [more...]

  • February 04, 2016 08:40

Stable roundwood prices in Tyrol

The roundwood market in Tyrol is stagnating. While harvesting in North Tyrol is almost impossible, many areas in East Tyrol are free of snow. This has consequences over the prices. The price difference between the North and East Tyrol persists... [more...]

  • February 05, 2016 10:34

UPM installed a new log sorting line at its Seikku sawmill

UPM's new high capacity log sorting line in Seikku sawmill in Pori is now in full operation. The new investment improves the overall production efficiency of the sawmill significantly because the previous bottle neck is completely renewed... [more...]

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