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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 23:29

    U.S.: Softwood and Panel Markets - Week 14, 2014

    Prices of framing lumber ended the week on firmer footing, but buyers continued to approach the market with caution... [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 07:47

    Russia: AFK Sistema to purchase Investlesprom assets

    Sistema JSFC, the largest publicly-traded diversified holding company in Russia and the CIS, announced that its subsidiary LLC LesInvest has signed legally binding agreements with the Bank of Moscow to acquire 100% of OJSC Segezha Pulp and Paper Mill and... [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 14:28

    Spanish company to decrease eucalyptus wood price

    The Spanish company Energía y Celulosa (ENCE) has announced to owners and forest suppliers in the north of Spain a reduction of... [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 15, 2014 08:51

    US: Tropical sawnwood imports down in January

    Total US sawn hardwood imports increased from 57,396 cu.m in December to 62,602 cu.m in January, the increase was mainly due to higher imports of temperate species. Tropical sawnwood imports were 17,299 cu.m in January, down 10% from December... [more...]

  • April 15, 2014 07:43

    Weyerhaeuser announces leadership changes

    Weyerhaeuser Company announced a number of changes to its leadership team. Devin Stockfish will become senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary, succeeding... [more...]