• Market Prices
  • July 27, 2017 15:15

New Zealand log prices drop in July

New Zealand export log prices mostly declined over the past month, due to the fact that the gain in the New Zealand dollar made the country's products less competitive... [more...]

  • Wood Construction
  • July 25, 2017 12:50

Production in construction down by 0.7% in euro area

In May 2017 compared with April 2017, seasonally adjusted production in the construction sector decreased by 0.7% in the euro area (EA19) and by 1.1% in the EU28... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • July 24, 2017 13:02

US hardwood exports to Southeast Asia and China up 25.7% in the first quarter of 2017

US hardwood exports maintained upward momentum in the first quarter of 2017, with a strong gain Southeast Asia (SEA) and Greater China markets, at a growth rate of 25.7%, when compared to Q1 2016.... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • July 24, 2017 09:46

U.S.: Softwood and panel markets - Week 29, 2017

Framing lumber prices posted strong increases in most species for a second consecutive week, as concerns about supplies were unabated. A number of sawmills in the B.C. Interior remained down due to wildfires in the region... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • July 23, 2017 16:41

U.S.: Softwood and panel markets - Week 28, 2017

Wildfires in the British Columbia Interior fueled heavy trading in framing lumber markets in the United States. Western SPF prices hiked... [more...]

  • Forestry
  • July 21, 2017 12:14

SCA published the first financial report as a separate forest and forest products company

SCA has published its January-June 2017 interim report, for the first time as just forest and forest products company. As reported before, the Annual General Meeting’s decision to split SCA into two listed companies has been implemented... [more...]

  • Interior
  • July 21, 2017 09:43

Japan’s wooden windows imports decreased by 13% in May

In contrast to the volatile wooden door imports, Japan’s imports of wooden windows was flat for the first four months of 2017 rising only in... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • July 21, 2017 08:02

Canadian tropical sawnwood imports increased by 5% in May

Canadian imports of tropical sawnwood were worth US$2.18 million in May, up 12% from April. Year-todate imports increased 5% from May 2016... [more...]

  • Market Prices
  • July 18, 2017 08:05

Germany: Price of wood pellets seasonally lower in July

In July, the price of wood pellets in Germany is seasonally low. The average pellet price in Germany reached ... [more...]

  • Sawmilling
  • July 17, 2017 07:01

Södra delivered sawn timber to 38 countries year to date

Global demand for Swedish wood is constantly rising. In the first half of 2017, Södra delivered sawn timber to 38 countries, representing more than a 100-percent increase in geographic markets since 2005... [more...]

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