Market Analysis

Roundwood prices in Estonia reach higher levels than in 2017

The prices for roundwood in Estonia stabilized in July. Most of the products are at the levels of the previous [...]

Timber ports and processing zone in Southwest China expects US$ 3.3 billion investment

A cooperation and investment agreement was recently signed between China Forestry Group Corporation and the administration in Ba’nan district [...]
September 18, 2018 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / China

Furniture market in India goes through major shift from plywood to MDF

India’s furniture market is undergoing a major shift with a move towards ready-made furniture and a rising preference [...]

Russia: Birch veneer logs exports to be limited

On July 17, 2018, Dmitry Medvedev, the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation, signed Regulation no. 836 "On Introduction of [...]

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 [...]

US softwood lumber and panel prices stabilize at the beginning of September

    US framing lumber traders who had anticipated a stronger pace of sales coming out of the [...]

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 [...]

India: Current prices for wood products

    Demand for Indian imported logs has risen on the back of firmer domestic demand.    [...]

UK imports much less softwood lumber from the EU countries

UK's softwood lumber imports from the European Union countries seem to start being affected by Brexit, as shown in [...]
September 12, 2018 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Sawmilling / Europe

Rising sawlog and pulpwood prices in Finland

The stumpage price level continued to rise in June. Compared to the previous month, the real stumpage price level rose [...]