Companies in the timber industry

World’s largest pellet plant starts production in Mississippi

    The world’s largest wood pellet plant is nearly fully operational in Lucedale, Mississippi.   [...]

Wood energy: European forest industry reacts to the amendments voted by the European Parliament

The EU Parliament recently voted on numerous initiatives that will have a significant impact on the sawmill and timber industry [...]

Interfor to buy Chaleur Forest Products for $236 million

Canadian lumber giant Interfor Corp said on Monday it will buy Chaleur Forest Products for C$325 million ($236.40 [...]

Mercer completes acquisition of German HIT Torgau for EUR 270 million

Mercer International Inc. has completed its previously-announced acquisition of all of the shares of the parent company of Holzindustrie [...]

Metsä’s new large sawmill starts up in Rauma, Finland

    The new state-of-the-art pine sawmill in Rauma in Finland, owned by Metsä Fibre [...]

JAF Group completes sale of veneer production site to Unilin

JAF Group completes sale of the veneer production site in Braşov, Romania, to the Belgium-based flooring manufacturer Unilin [...]

US lumber prices fall to around pre-pandemic levels

US lumber prices have fallen to their lowest level in more than two years, bringing two-by-fours back to [...]

Tolko aims to reopen High Prairie OSB mill by end of Q4/2023

Recently, Tolko provided an update on its High Prairie, Alberta, Canada, OSB facility that was seriously damaged on May 20 [...]

UK: National Timber Group to acquire SV Timber

    National Timber Group (NTG) has acquired SV Timber. This is the latest big step forward in [...]

Moelven invests in five tunnel dryers for three sawmills

Moelven is investing in five continuous kilns and the Valmatics 4.0 control system to its three sawmills in Scandinavia [...]