Keyword: EU

Changing trends in Eastern European wood imports

While there was some increase in imports by a few western European countries in 2018, eastern EU countries recorded much [...]

Wood pellets in danger of losing classification as renewable energy, following lawsuit against EU

A group of plaintiffs from Estonia, France, Ireland, Romania, Slovakia, Sweden, and the US are filing a lawsuit against the [...]

UK’s share of total EU imports of timber products falling

    There are significant shifts on-going in destinations for EU imports of timber products. After emerging [...]

EU imports of wood products rise by 5.1% in 2018

The total value of EU imports of wood products was 19.44 billion euro in 2018, 5.1% more than [...]

Brexit shakes the EU plywood market

    The destabilising effect of Brexit for the UK and Europe more widely is expected to grow [...]

EU plywood importers face the risk of oversupply

EU plywood importers report that in the latter part of the year, the plywood market started to turn around and [...]

The European plywood industry under pressure

    It’s been a roller coaster 12 months for the European plywood industry according to stockholder [...]

EU calls for wood export ban consultations with Ukraine

The EU has formally requested consultations with Ukraine under the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement on Ukraine's export ban on [...]
February 18, 2019 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / Europe

Outlook of the Brexit impact on the European hardwood trade

The 29th March, the date scheduled for the UK’s departure from the EU, is now fast approaching. But there [...]
February 12, 2019 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / Europe

Forest stakeholders call for a stronger EU Forest Strategy

Last December, the European Commission published a progress report on the implementation of the EU Forest Strategy, discussed by the [...]
February 11, 2019 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / Europe