Archives: May 2018

Enviva sold out partner interests in order to finance wood pellet projects

Enviva Holdings LP discharged certain limited partner interests in its unit Enviva Partners so as to finance projects, as the [...]

European oak producers protest against exports

One prized timber has been the object of protests on the Champs Élysées, a free trade legal challenge by [...]

Conifex increase capacity by 50% from acquiring $258 million sawmills in the US

Conifex Timber Inc. says it has reached an agreement with Blue Wolf Capital Partners to buy sawmills in Florida and [...]

A resumption of trade in some Indian dalbergia species is possible

    As a result of active intervention by the Indian Ministry of Commerce and the Forest Department [...]

Germany: Price for wood pellets decreased during May

In May 2018, the price for wood pellets in Germany fell significantly. The national average price reached the value of [...]

Dieffenbacher sends the first CPS+ to China

For the fourth time in four years, Chinese straw-based particleboard specialist Wanhua Ecoboard has ordered a straw-based particleboard [...]

Canada promotes its wood pellet industry in Italy

The Wood Pellet Association of Canada has participated on a wood pellet trade mission to Italy during 19-23 of [...]

Trade tariffs and tight supply make lumber prices in the US to skyrocket

The US lumber market is ready to boom, with futures rising to another record on the 14th of May, due [...]

Hasslacher Group plans to invest EUR 30 million in sawmill expansion in Preding, Austria

The Hasslacher Group plans to invest EUR 30 million in the expansion of its site in Preding, Austria. The company [...]

Bergs Timber meets conditions for complete acquisition of Norvik Timber Industries in the Baltics

Bergs Timber announces that all conditions for the company’s acquisition of Norvik’s wood products in the Baltic countries [...]