Archives: September 2021

Record high US lumber prices shifted global lumber trade flows in H1/2021

    US lumber prices reached unprecedented highs in the 2Q/21. For example, the costs for 2x4 [...]

Lumber demand in US strengthens but price volatility continues

    Lumber demand in the United States looks to strengthen as price volatility gives way to a [...]

Latest roundwood price trends in Finland

Spruce logs price in Finland reached an average of EUR 66.3 per cubic metre in standing sales in August [...]

Rettenmeier plans large investment in Latvia

With an investment program, Rettenmeier wants to expand its Latvian location in Incukalns significantly over the next few years and [...]

Germany: Spruce log prices up 35% yoy

    The wood prices have risen sharply recently. However, the price increase for German forest owners was [...]

Russian lumber prices start to fall after more than doubling in the first half

    The explosive growth in prices for building materials and timber, which was observed in spring all [...]

Sweden expands softwood lumber exports to UK, deliveries to China collapse

In the second quarter of 2021, Sweden was able to restore its exports of softwood lumber to almost 2020 levels [...]
September 29, 2021 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / China / Europe

Two scenarios for Vietnam’s wood product exports for the remaining months of 2021

In the first two quarters of 2021 exports of wood and wood products from Vietnam increased but due to the [...]

Seller confidence in N. America returns as lumber price increases accelerate

    After a big lull in sales and steeply falling lumber prices — albeit from unsustainable highs — for [...]

Q3/2021 trends in the global forest industry

    Softwood sawlog prices have gone up in worldwide in the past year. By far, the most [...]