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  • April 17, 2014 10:59

    Big increase in Japan’s log exports

    Japan's export of domestic logs in 2013 was 264,000 cbms, 133.0% more than 2012. This is the highest export since... [more...]

  • April 17, 2014 07:07

    Universal Forest Products posts a 38% increase in net earnings

    Universal Forest Products, Inc. (UFPI) today announced first-quarter 2014 results, including net sales of $554.0 million, which compares to net sales of $554.5 million for the first quarter of 2013. Net earnings for the first quarter of 2014 were... [more...]

  • April 16, 2014 13:05

    Sweden's roundwood trade in 2013

    Foreign trade of roundwood in Sweden increased during 2013. Exports of roundwood increased by 15 % to 914,500 m³f ub (cubic metre solid volume excluding bark). Both spruce sawlogs and spruce pulpwood, which accounted for 23 % and 37% of the total roundwood exports rose by 1 % and 6% in 2013 compared to 2012... [more...]

  • April 16, 2014 06:34

    Rougier announces merger of Rougier Sylvaco and Rougier Panneaux

    Rougier announced the merger of its two subsidiaries Rougier Sylvaco and Rougier Panneaux, specialists in the procurement and distribution in France of timber products and plywood from all over the world... [more...]

  • April 15, 2014 13:02

    Guyana: Mora log prices ease

    Only greenheart and mora logs were exported in the period reviewed, there was no export of purpleheart logs. Greenheart log FOB prices were fair on the market with Standard Sawmill Quality priced at an average of US$ 140 per cu.m, Fair Sawmill Quality US$130per cu.m and Small Sawmill Quality US$120 per cu.m... [more...]

  • April 14, 2014 17:11

    E.C. names two more EUTR Monitoring Organizations

    After recognizing ConLegno and Nepcon as Monitoring Organizations (MO) back in August 2013, at the end of March, the European Commission added two new... [more...]

  • April 14, 2014 15:03

    Finland: Forest industry's exports projected to rise in 2014 and 2015

    The world economic growth and a slight economic recovery in Europe will improve the outlook for the Finnish forest industry. Export income of the whole forest sector will rise this year as well as next year. Development within the forest industry will continue to divide. Paper production and exports will decrease, but exports of sawnwood, pulp and paperboard will rise, while the profitability of the Finnish forest industry will slightly improve [more...]

  • April 14, 2014 12:17

    Romania's forestation level well bellow EU average

    Romania has a low forestation level, of only 29 percent, compared with the 40 percent average of the European Union members, shows a study presented on Thursday... [more...]

  • April 14, 2014 11:32

    European sawmills tripled softwood exports to China in 2013

    After a slowdown in 2012, China's expanding housing market has driven up its demand for logs and timber this year. Even if Russia, Canada, US and more recently New Zealand are the major suppliers for China, the European sawmills are beginning to make their presence felt on the Chinese market... [more...]

  • April 14, 2014 10:27

    Spain's wood and furniture exports up 9,5% in 2013

    The Spanish wood and furniture industry exports grew by 9,5% in 2013, with total sales worth EUR 2,770.5 million (2012: EUR 2,530.5)... [more...]