Keyword: China

Strong log demand in China but supply constrained

Softwood log inventory in China has increased as expected over the Chinese New Year period to 4.5 million m3 [...]

Russian log export ban set to heavily impact Chinese timber mills

    Russia has made more than one proposal to ban the export of logs, but for various [...]

Unstable export log markets to China, price corrections expected

  In a period when price corrections are expected, export log markets to China appear with a degree of [...]

China to reduces tariffs on some wood products

  China’s Custom Tariff Commission of the State Council has reduced tariffs on certain forestry products imported into [...]

Australia’s log exports collapse due to Chinese import ban

Australia’s log exports fell to a five-year low in December 2020, down 47% on the prior December and [...]

European softwood lumber exports to China rise 12% in 2020

  Despite the coronavirus pandemic which first hit China and then spread all over the world, European softwood lumber [...]
February 16, 2021 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Sawmilling / China / Europe

New Zealand log exports expected to rise 12% in 2021 due to strong Chinese demand

New Zealand's forestry exports are expected to increase 8.1 percent due to strong demand for logs from China [...]

Prices of imported lumber at main Chinese timber distribution markets in January 2021

    This index contains the latest update (January 2021) for prices of lumber from three major timber [...]

Chinese woodworking machinery industry to enter a stage of smart manufacturing

Woodworking machinery is the industrial foundation of furniture manufacturing, the wood processing industry, and other industries. With the improvement of [...]

Wood processing companies in China cut back production as Chinese New Year approaches

    Importers in China have cut back on orders in advance of the slowdown in manufacturing associated [...]