Production output for the major forest products in the UNECE Region* (Europe, the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS**) and North America) are still 10-15% below the average annual output for the four years preceding the crisis
), which occurred on the 15th of January 2015. And for a good reason: just in the Franche-Comté region, about 900,000 m3 of spruce/fir are absorbed annually by French sawyers, of which 200,000 m3 arrive from Switzerland
As new investments arise, pellet production in Russia's Arkhangelsk region is set to climb in the upcoming years. Already, the Swedish forestry company, Rusforest, commissioned early this year a pellet plant at OAO Arkhangelsky LDK No
Total exports of US hardwood lumber to the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region reached a value of $56.3mn and a volume of 71,761m3 during the first three quarters of 2014, according to the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC
Today, outside the French Parliament in Paris, French sawyers will gather for a protest. The French Sawmills Association (FNB) has called for the protest due to the fact that back in July a visit to France's Minister of Agriculture has not brought w
The French daily Sud-Ouest confirmed today that the Japanese Nankai Plywood has acquired the French panel manufacturer Rolpin. The confirmation originally came on Monday morning from the Commercial Court of Mont-de-Marsan, France.
Stora Enso has now begun exclusive negotiations with the French company Valpaco on selling its French Corbehem paper mill, informs RISI. Both parties have committed themselves to exclusive talks which will last for a period of four weeks
Plumbing supplies British group Wolseley said on Thursday that it was considering the exit of its remaining building materials business in France, where the market has proved tough.
In the year ended 31 July 2014 Wolseley's business in France generated revenue and trading profit of £
Kingfisher, the DIY chain with operations in the UK and France, is in talks to acquire Mr Bricolage, a French rival, for €275m, including debt.
Under the terms of the proposed transaction, Kingfisher would acquire 41.9
According to the Russian news portal riarealty.ru, the German Rettenmeier company plans to build a woodworking plant near the suburbs of Moscow. The announcement was made yesterday in an interview by the deputy chairman of the regional government Elyanyushkin Herman, head of the del
remain the largest economies and the most populous region in Canada.
The boom in global resource demand and prices has favoured economic growth in Western Canada and in the small province of Newfoundland &
) Council was launched in 1999.PEFC is a framework for the mutual recognition of credible national or regionalforest certification schemes which have been developed to meet internationally recognised requirements for sustainable forest management
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