Market Prices

Finnish pine in limited supply; prices in Chinese markets on the rise

Finnish pine lumber shipments to China in the first quarter of this year fell by more than 50% compared with [...]

Impact of pandemic on African tropical timber market

Almost all African countries are reporting cases of the coronavirus and as the number of cases continues to grow more [...]

Falling roundwood prices in Sweden

    The trend of decreasing delivery prices continued during the first quarter of 2020 in Sweden. The [...]

Shard drop in roundwood prices in Latvia

The bark beetle infestation which hit the Central European countries resulted in overproduction and a sharp fall in prices determining [...]

Huge impact of pandemic on the Vietnamese timber sector, says survey

In the recent decade, based on 2 key competitive advantages, including cheap labour (average monthly wage of US$300) and [...]

Russia: Prices of roundwood fall sharply in February 2020

    Roundwood prices in Russia have dropped sharply in February 2020, indicating some first coronavirus impact on [...]

German wood pellet prices fall despite coronavirus related increased demand

Despite coronavirus related increased demand, wood pellets in April 2020 are significantly cheaper than in the previous month at a [...]

Coronavirus: Skyrocketing timber prices in China as global supply falls sharply

In the recent period, coronavirus pandemic has reduced logging in many countries, overseas container costs and sea freight prices have [...]

Trade of logs in Finland falls drastically

    Trade of roundwood in Finland continued at a slow pace in February. In January and in [...]

North American softwood lumber prices fall sharply despite steady demand

North American softwood lumber sawmills sold wood at a wide range of prices last week, as some refused to go [...]