Companies & Industry Events

Mayr-Melnhof to acquire Swedish sawmill company Bergkvist Siljan

    The Mayr-Melnhof Holz Holding Group, based in Leoben, Austria has signed an agreement on December [...]

Finland: Junnikkala is building a new sawmill in Oulu

The sawmill company Junnikkala is building a new sawmill in the Laanila industrial area in Oulu. The new sawmill is [...]

Vietnam’s wood companies speed up production to meet year-end orders

According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade Export and Import Department wood and wood product exports in November reached [...]

B.C. forestry sector hit hard by fallout from November floods

  Inability to move products forcing mills in the province to suspend operations.  Even before a series [...]

India: Greenlam enters plywood and particleboard market

Indian laminate manufacturer Greenlam Industries Ltd on Monday announced plans for a fast-tracked expansion of the firm. This includes [...]

UPM to boost plywood production in Joensuu

UPM is investing Euro 10 million in the development of UPM Plywood's plywood mill in Joensuu, Finland.   [...]

IMM Cologne furniture fair to be cancelled again this year

The organisers of furniture and interiors fair IMM Cologne have postponed the next event until 2023 after concerns about coronavirus [...]

Homanit plans to invest Euro 65 million in Germany

Homanit GmbH & Co KG, a subsidiary of Homann Holzwerkstoffe GmbH and a leading supplier of thin, high-quality finished [...]

Japan’s Iida Group buys 75% in the largest forestry company in Russia’s Far East

    The Japanese Iida Group will acquire 75% in the Russian Forest Products Group timber holding for [...]

Sweden: Holmen to boost production capacity at Iggesund Sawmill

    Holmen has announced they are investing SEK 400 million (EUR 39 million) in their Iggesund Sawmill [...]