Europe

Furniture manufacturers in Europe lose export share market

European furniture manufacturers are also strongly motivated to maintain and increase share in their home markets as they are now [...]

Swedish sawmills exported -5% less softwood lumber in 2018

    The Swedish sawmills have decreased their sawn and planed softwood lumber exports by -5%, to 12 [...]

Building materials market in Europe forecast to grow significantly in the next 5 years

Europe building materials market is fragmented in nature due to the presence of numerous domestic manufacturing companies catering wide product [...]

Metsä Wood starts full production for new birch plywood mill in Estonia in 2019

All production lines at Metsä Wood's Pärnu birch plywood mill in Estonia have now been started. More workforce [...]

Finnish sawlog prices on the rise in February

Sawlog prices in Finland increased for almost all assortments during in February as compared to the same month last year [...]

Rising interest for Swedish Wood in India

The Indian wood industry is showing strong interest in Swedish Wood.    The 6th edition of the [...]

France: Lumber price list for Q4/2018

    FRANCE LUMBER PRICES for the 4th quarter 2018         [...]

Record pellet production in Finland

    More wood pellets were produced and imported in 2018 than ever before. In addition, the exports [...]

Softwood logs prices rise sharply in Latvia

In the 2nd half of 2018, compared to the 1st half of 2018, the average purchase prices of softwood logs [...]

Overview of the European wood pellet market in 2018

In terms of growth and pricing, 2018 was one of the strongest years for the global wood pellet market in [...]