The forestry industry in Switzerland got positive results during last year, both for the timber harvest and the energy market. According to the Swiss Wood Market Commission, the good weather was a factor to motivate the private forest owners to harvest wood. The Swiss sawmills worked very good and the sales kept stable and the business owners decided to keep the prices at the levels of September 2016, taking into consideration a change for the coming months. However, the margins and earnings situation remains highly strained with the current CHF / EUR exchange ...
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