Companies & Industry Events

Stora Enso considers layoffs at Varkaus sawmill

Stora Enso starts employer-employee negotiations at its LVL Mill and Sawmill in Varkaus in Finland.     [...]

Egger requests EIB support for the construction of its new plant in Poland

    Egger Group has started talks with the European Investment Bank (EIB) regarding potential financing for the [...]

Södra to increase lumber production by 100,000 m³

From 1 March, the annual production volume of sawn timber at the Mönsterås sawmill will increase by 100 [...]
September 20, 2018 Companies & Industry Events / Sawmilling / ...Europe

Huge wood pellets plant to be built in Russia’s Far East by Russian-Japanese joint project

    The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), the sovereign wealth fund of Russia, the Russia-Japan Investment [...]

RFP Group plans to build wood processing plant in Russia’s Far East

The Russian timber industry holding RFP Group will build a wood processing plant in Yakutia (Russia's Far East) with [...]

Boise Cascade decided to sell two lumber mills and particleboard operations in Northeast Oregon

Boise Cascade has entered into an agreement with Woodgrain Millwork to sell its northeast Oregon lumber mills in Pilot Rock [...]

Austrian sawmill industry on an upward trend

The timber markets showed a positive trend throughout 2017 and in the first half of 2018 in almost all markets [...]

Altailes completes one of Russia’s largest MDF plants

Altailes, one of Russia’s largest woodworking enterprises, is finishing construction of large-scale woodworking combine in Pavlovsk. Pavlovsk is [...]

Canada’s Pinnacle buys 70% stake in Alabama wood pellets plant

    Canadian industrial wood pellet manufacturer Pinnacle Renewable Holdings Inc announced last week it has agreed to [...]

China’s tariffs on wood products might have a huge impact on the US hardwood industry

The Chinese tariffs on US hardwood exports might have a major impact on the hardwood sector in the US. On [...]