Archives: October 2019

Sharp fall in Brazilian hardwood products in the past decade

    Results of ABIMCI forestry sector study announced The Brazilian Association of Mechanically-Processed Timber Industry (ABIMCI [...]

Crash in Russia’s exports of logs; lumber exports on the rise

    In the first seven months of this year, the actual export volume of Russian timber products [...]

India, a growing market for US hardwood producers

According to the latest statistics, U.S. hardwood lumber shipped to India from January to August of this year increased [...]

Market prospects for wood pellets in China

China is a bit of a mystery for wood pellet producers. With its large population, its reliance on coal, and [...]
October 25, 2019 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Wood Energy / China

Kronospan plans a new chipboard plant in Russia

    Peter Kindl, founder of Kronospan Holding Ltd, attended a working meeting with regional governor of the [...]

Prefabricated wood construction to make new leap in Chile

    The Chilean company E2E is a joint venture between Arauco and the Belgian company Etex. Its [...]

BC company signs major agreement to export wood pellets to Japan

A British Columbia company has signed an agreement to provide 100,000 tonnes of wood pellets to fuel a biomass [...]

Record area of FSC certified forests in Russia

In October 2019, the area of ​​forests certified by the Forest Stewardship Council and the number of FSC certificates for [...]

Environmental measures accelerate the structural reform of China’s plywood industry

In 2018, the concentration of China's plywood industry continued to increase. There were more than 5,300 plywood production [...]

The bark beetle infestation hits the French softwood market

    What volumes of wood will be harvested in France in 2019? Difficult to answer this question [...]