South America

European imports of tropical logs recover this year

After a downturn in 2017, the quantity of EU imports of tropical logs recovered ground in the first nine months [...]

EU tropical timber imports recover in Q3/2018

EU imports of tropical wood products dipped sharply in 2017 and started this year very slowly but recovered some lost [...]

22,6% of the global industrial roundwood production is now FSC certified

A recent analysis across FSC forest management audit reports revealed that approximately 423 million cubic meters of wood are harvested [...]

Russia, China and Brazil deliver considerably more plywood to EU countries

    The output of plywood imports to Europe showed an important improvement in the first nine months [...]

Overview of the Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition’s annual conference

The EU’s Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition held its annual conference in Paris on 26 September. The conference highlighted the [...]

Brazil: October prices for logs, sawnwood and plywood

    Latest prices for Brazilian logs, sawnwood and plywood as of 16-31 October, 2018.   [...]

Certified tropical timber a key topic at the STTC conference

The EU’s Sustainable Tropical Timber Coalition held its annual conference in Paris on 26 September. The conference highlighted the [...]

Global pulp industry goes through prices decline

In the 2Q/18, global fiber prices indices dropped for the first time in five quarters, mainly because of the [...]

Brazilian wood-based products’ exports value has increased in September

In September 2018 Brazilian exports of wood-based products (except pulp and paper) increased 8.4% in value compared to [...]