Market Prices

Finland: Upward trend in log prices

    In February, the average stumpage price for pine logs in Finland was EUR 58.6 per [...]

North American lumber prices remain flat

    North American benchmark softwood lumber prices did indeed remain flat for the week ending March 19 [...]

Timber prices in Germany are increasing; supply not able to keep pace with demand

    The rise in wood prices in Germany continues - with supply not keeping pace with growth in [...]

Global lumber trade trends: US imports high, contrary to China, Japan and MENA

Softwood lumber imports to the US were up 4.5% y-o-y in 2020, contrary to most other regions [...]

New Zealand log export prices to China continue to rise

The CFR prices for New Zealand pine logs in China has increased approximately 5 USD over the last month and [...]

Germany: Massive exports to the US cause short supply and rising wood prices

    The price of furniture and lumber in Germany has been rising for months. There are also [...]

Austrian timber prices continue to rise

The positive trend in the Austrian construction industry continues. The demand for all sawn timber ranges currently exceeds the supply [...]

Moody’s: Most wood product prices to reach peak level in 2021

The outlook for the global forest products industry remains positive, said Moody’s Investors Service.    The [...]

North American lumber prices plateau after previous weeks of growth

Potentially signalling a plateau in lumber prices, at least for the time being, benchmark softwood lumber commodity items stayed flat [...]

China: Prices for imported logs rising fast in March

    In the week (March 15-21), China's log import price index maintained a steady upward [...]