South America

Growth in EU tropical timber imports slows in the third quarter

    The EU’s trade in tropical wood products was more buoyant in the first nine of [...]

UK extends timber legality requirements after Brexit

    UK tropical and other timber importers were urged to evaluate the impacts for their businesses of [...]

The United States supports Brazil to protect the Amazon rainforest

The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Brazilian Foreign Minister Ernesto Araújo signed an agreement in Washington on [...]

Eucalyptus pulplog prices in Brazil at their lowest levels in three years

    Pulpmills in Brazil had some of the lowest wood fiber costs in the world in the [...]

Forecast: Global wooden furniture market expected to grow 32% by 2025

    The size of the global wooden furniture market is expected to grow from $395 billion in [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Netherlands’ influence in EU tropical timber trade

The Netherlands has traditionally played an important role as a driver of tropical timber demand in the EU.   [...]

Vietnam forestry products exports up 18.1% in the first nine months of 2019

    Forestry exports were estimated to exceed 7.93 billion USD in the first 9 months of [...]

Brazil’s forest sector to invest USD 7.84 billion in additional production capacity by 2023

    Investments in pulp, soluble cellulose, paper and wood panels - the sector represented by the Brazilian Tree [...]