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  • November 20, 2015 10:16

John Deere changes its dealer network in Central Europe

John Deere Forestry Oy has made changes to its dealer network in Central Europe. The changes took effect on November 1, 2015. In Germany, Kotschenreuther Forst- & Landtechnik GmbH & Co. KG discontinued sales of John Deere forest machines; sales are now made through... [more...]

  • November 24, 2015 07:05

France: Lumber prices in the third quarter of 2015

In the following report you can check the latest available lumber prices in France (both softwood as well as hardwood) for the third quarter of 2015...... [more...]

  • November 20, 2015 12:16

Falling softwood lumber prices in Austria

In November, most softwood lumber assortments in Austria are on a declining price trend. The only exception is the price for edge boards which has increased both as compared to the previous month, as well as over November 2014... [more...]

  • November 24, 2015 15:03

Austrian wood pellets slightly more expensive this month

The price of wood pellets in Austria is rather stable in November 2015. One tonne of pellets is more expensive by only 0.5% as compared to October. The price currently stands at ... [more...]

  • November 23, 2015 08:41

New wood trading centre in China

An event to attract participants to the Northeast Wood Trading Centre was held recently in the Chinese Jiubing town, Fushun County, Liaoning province. Work on this centre began in May 2014... [more...]

  • November 24, 2015 08:27

Current prices of logs, sawnwood and plywood in India

The second round of auctions for the current season has been concluded at Forest Depart Depots in Surat and Vyara. Around 12,000 cubic metres of good quality domestically grown teak and some non-teak hardwoods was on offer. Despite prices for imported plantation teak easing auction prices were firm. Locally grown teak is always preferred by millers as the quality is higher, the sap is smaller, the form is good and the girths are larger all of which contribute to better recover rates in the mill... [more...]

  • November 26, 2015 09:10

John Deere reports 32% quarterly drop in sales of forestry and construction equipment

For the fourth quarter ended October 31, worldwide net sales of John Deere registered a decline of 25 percent, to $6.715 billion, and decreased 20 percent, to $28.863 billion, for the 12 months of the company's fiscal year... [more...]

  • November 20, 2015 07:39

Metsä Wood and Snavely enter into strategic distribution partnership in the U.S.

Metsä Wood and Snavely Forest Products have agreed on a strategic partnership to distribute Metsä Wood’s Kerto® LVL products into North-Eastern U.S.... [more...]

  • November 25, 2015 08:28

GS Group launched the Sudoma sawmill

The added-value wood processing plant, Sudoma Timber Mill, LLC., located in the village of Pskov, Russia, which has been under construction since 2013 has been launched last week... [more...]

  • November 24, 2015 10:15

China: Sharp fall in import volumes and prices of logs

Chinese imports of logs have dropped significantly during the first three quarters of 2015. Imports were down 14 percent in volume and 31% in value as compared with the same period of 2014. Of the total log imports, softwood imports were valued at around US$2.8 billion on a volume of 22.8 million m³ (an average value of US$122/m³)... [more...]

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