Market Analysis

22,6% of the global industrial roundwood production is now FSC certified

A recent analysis across FSC forest management audit reports revealed that approximately 423 million cubic meters of wood are harvested [...]

Vietnam’s wood products exports to set new record in 2018

Vietnam’s forestry product export is expected to reach 9.3 billion USD this year, according to the Ministry of [...]

Trump and Xi Jinping agree to suspend trade tariffs

US President Donald Trump and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping have agreed to halt new trade tariffs for 90 days [...]

Austria: Prices for wood pellets in November 2018

In November, the end-user price for ENplus A1 wood pellets in Austria increased slightly compared to October.   [...]

New torrefied wood pellet plant in Estonia

  Baltania OÜ has awarded Pöyry with an assignment for Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management (EPCM) services for [...]
December 5, 2018 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Wood Energy / Europe

Finland: Roundwood prices on the rise

In October, the stumpage price for pine logs in Finland was EUR 61.8 per cubic metre,  and the price [...]

US softwood lumber prices continue to move up

Framing lumber prices in the US carried some upward momentum in mid-November, and the Random Lengths Framing Lumber Composite [...]

IKEA speeds up its transition as to meet unprecedented change of global retail trade

The Ingka Group (Ingka Holding BV and controlled entities) is speeding up its transformation plans. The company plans to invest [...]

Germany’s parquet market sees increasing demand from China

    During the first three quarters of 2018, the sales of German parquet fell by 5% year [...]

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 [...]