Archives: March 2019

Trends in the Central European wood pellet market

On February 27th and 28th, 2019, the European Pellets Conference took place in Wels, Austria. Around 660 participants came to [...]

New mass timber facility in Canada

    Kalesnikoff Lumber announced plans for construction of a multi species mass timber manufacturing facility in South [...]

Kronospan makes record profits in Latvia

  Kronsopan Riga, the company's Latvian subsidiary, has achieved record profits in its financial year (October 2017/September [...]

Current prices for wood products in China

    The report below contains the latest prices of logs and sawnwood from main timber markets in [...]

Georgia-Pacific to invest US$30 million in Rome lumber facility

    Atlanta-based Georgia-Pacific announced it will spend approximately $30 million to purchase and install new [...]

European biomass sector continues steady growth

According to the recently released Eurobarometer, in 2017 the European solid biomass sector came close to 100 Mtep (Million tons [...]

New Zealand: Export prices of logs impacted by rising ocean freight costs

At Wharf Gate (AWG) prices for logs delivered to ports around New Zealand decreased on average -NZ$5 per JASm3 [...]

Italy boosts its wood pellets imports in 2018

After a 9% increase in 2017, wood pellets imported by Italy showed a much more consistent trend growth in 2018 [...]

Ilim Group intends to build a supply chain in the South-West of China

On February 28, a joint conference of the top management of Ilim Group was held with major manufacturers of packaging [...]

San Group starts construction of a new sawmill in Canada

    B.C.-based San Group is starting construction on a new mill and associated re-manufacturing [...]
March 26, 2019 Latest Trends / Sawmilling / ...North America