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EPAL pallet production rises despite Covid-19 pandemic

    The European Pallet Association e.V. (EPAL) has again recorded an increase in the production of [...]

N. American lumber prices could very easily jump to new record highs this year

     Lumber prices in North America could head to $1300 per thousand board feet.   The [...]

Finland: Timber production and prices expected to rise this year

The use of wood will increase, and the volumes of timber harvesting and trade in Finland will clearly increase in [...]

Logging in Germany reaches a new record in 2020 due to bark beetle infestation

In 2020, 80.4 million cubic meters of wood were felled in German forests. This means that logging reached a [...]

New Zealand forestry export prices reach three year highs

2021 has certainly started on a positive note for the NZ forestry industry with prices firming in the export sector [...]

Skyrocketing wood prices in some European countries

European wood is in great demand. That leads to skyrocketing prices.    "The sudden and massive shortage [...]

Germany: Timber traders worried about supply shortage

    The German timber trade is concerned about the increasingly tense situation on the procurement markets. Wholesalers [...]

Raw material shortage threatens the future of the Swedish forest industry

The productive forest land used in Sweden today is not enough to meet the demand for forest raw materials, the [...]

N. American lumber prices continue to go even higher

North American construction framing dimension softwood lumber prices are reaching ever higher, to the point that the most veteran industry [...]