Europe

The EU wants to begin trade arbitration with Ukraine to lift timber exports moratorium

The European Union is ready to begin commercial arbitration with Ukraine to lift a moratorium on exports of round timber [...]
October 22, 2018 Market Analysis / Forestry / ...Sawmilling / Europe

ISC 2018: Flourishing construction in Europe drives solid financial performance in the sawmill industry

On the 11th and 12th October 2018 the 66th edition of the International Softwood Conference was held in Riga in [...]

European Commission reports consistent progress in EUTR implementation

On 5th October, the European Commission (EC) formally adopted the EU Timber Regulation (EUTR) Report 2017, the second biennial report [...]

Wood pellets price in Germany on the rise in October

In October, the price of wood pellets rose considerably in Germany. Wood pellets are more expensive by 3.7% as [...]

IKEA’s sales grow following India expansion and higher online sales

    Swedish furniture giant IKEA reported rising sales for the year to August, helped by a big [...]

Swiss wood pellets prices slightly rise in October

Prices for wood pellets slightly rose during October 2018, in Switzerland. Thus, the average price for ENplus A1 quality wood [...]

Roundwood prices in Finland forecast to grow by 10% in 2018

Increasing demand due to good economic prospects and recent investments will boost the use of roundwood this year in Finland [...]

Swedish Design Pavilion at London Design Fair showcases Scandinavian patterns

With its pink stained wood, the Swedish Design Pavilion attracted a great deal of attention at the London Design Fair [...]

Spanish Garnica plans to build new plywood factory in France

Spains's Garnica confirmed its intention to build a new factory in Troyes, France. Work at the factory will begin [...]

Swedish architects plan 31 CLT towers in Stockholm

Swedish architects are planning a housing development on Stockholm's waterfront featuring 31 cross-laminated timber (CLT) towers.   [...]
October 15, 2018 Latest Trends / Sawmilling / ...Wood Construction / Europe