Market Analysis

Large BC forestry delegation to visit Asia’s key markets by the end of 2018

    Doug Donaldson, B.C. Forests/Rural Development Minister, is taking a large forestry-sector delegation to [...]

Germany: Price of wood pellets on the rise in November

During November 2018, the prices for wood pellets in Germany have risen sharply. Thus, the price increased by 1.8 [...]

Mixed lumber production output in North America

U.S. sawmills produced 23.855 billion board ft. (bbf) of softwood lumber in the first eight months of 2018 [...]

China: Downward trend for furniture trade

According to data from China Customs, in the first half of 2018 the value of China’ s furniture exports was [...]
November 26, 2018 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Wood Furniture / China

Lumber prices in the US keep on going up through November

US softwood lumber traders absorbed a heavy news week that sent mixed signals to an uncertain marketplace. However, chief among [...]

Roundwood prices in Estonia continue to grow through September

    The sharp rise in roundwood prices in Estonia at the beginning of the year consolidated in [...]

Outlook of the Chinese furniture industry

The furniture industry in China is a traditional industry and it has developed rapidly over the past 30 years. Large [...]

Russia increased softwood lumber exports during Jan.-September 2018

In January-September 2018, Russia increased its softwood lumber exports, both in value and in volume terms, indicate the statistics [...]
November 20, 2018 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / Russia

Canada: High log prices and low supply drags production curtailments at many lumber companies

    Hundreds of sawmill workers are being laid off in B.C., some of them permanently, despite [...]

Wood pellets prices in Switzerland on the rise in November

Prices for wood pellets in Switzerland increased slightly in November.     The average price of wood pellets [...]