the timber network

Pulp and Paper

  • Market Prices
  • February 27, 2015 15:01

Current logs and sawnwood prices in China

This report contains latest prices of logs and sawnwood from main timber markets in China... [more...]

  • Pulp and Paper
  • February 27, 2015 12:32

EU requests WTO dispute settlement panel over Russia’s excessive import duties

The EU requested yesterday the establishment of a dispute settlement panel at the World Trade Organization (WTO) in Geneva concerning Russia’s excessive import duties on different groups of products including paper products...... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • February 26, 2015 07:56

Chile posts record wood products exports in 2014

China, United States and Japan are currently responsible to 45% of the Chilean forestry products exports that ended up 2014 at record of US$6,09bil, 6,7% ahead of the previous year. This means an increase of 3,1% over the last record of 2011... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • February 24, 2015 07:48

Russian authorities may restrict pulp and paper exports

The Russian MIT (Ministry of Industry and Trade) discussed the possibility of imposing export duties for paper and liberalization of consumable materials imports. The issue was brought up by a sudden paper price increase in Russia. Reportedly, prices for some types of paper increased by more than 60% during a four month period starting from September 2014... [more...]

  • Pulp and Paper
  • February 23, 2015 14:42

Andritz sues Valmet for patent infringement

Andritz Oy has filed a summons application with the Stockholm District Court against Valmet AB, a subsidiary of Valmet Corporation, regarding patent infringement... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • February 18, 2015 07:37

Stora Enso is not going to increase imports from Russia, despite lower wood prices

Even though Russian wood has lower prices, Stora Enso has no need in bigger raw wood volumes...... [more...]

  • Pulp and Paper
  • February 16, 2015 11:26

Valmet to supply key technology to Metsä Fibre's Äänekoski bioproduct mill project

Valmet and Metsä Fibre have signed a letter of intent according to which Valmet will deliver key technology to Metsä Fibre's planned Äänekoski bioproduct mill in Finland. The letter of intent covers recovery boiler, pulp drying line, gasification plant, and lime kiln deliveries. The delivery also includes a mill wide Metso DNA automation system... [more...]

  • Pulp and Paper
  • February 13, 2015 13:23

ANDRITZ to supply key production technologies for Metsä's new bio-product pulp mill in Finland

International technology Group ANDRITZ has signed a letter of intent with Metsä Fibre to deliver key production technologies for a new bio-product pulp mill with an annual capacity of 1.3 million tons of pulp in Äänekoski, Finland. The order value for ANDRITZ is over 100 million euros. Start-up of the planned mill is scheduled for August 2017... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • February 12, 2015 10:33

Estonia: Roundwood prices on the rise at year-end

With few exceptions, nearly all roundwood assortments in Estonia have become more expensive in December 2014...... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • February 11, 2015 09:51

SCA’s CEO steps down after media scandal

Swedish giant SCA announced on Tuesday that Jan Johansson, the President and CEO of the company, will step down from its positions, following a recent scandal in Sweden. SCA was in the spotlight over media allegations of extravagant spending by management on foreign travel and on hunting trips in northern Sweden... [more...]

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