Keyword: Europe

Tropical wood imports in Europe affected by low supplies

Looking at factors behind the sales trends, European importers earlier reported supply issues out of Asia due to an extended [...]

Chinese trade tariffs and Brexit effects on the European hardwood market

    Projecting into 2019, importers were concerned at the potential for an increase in market impacts of [...]

Wood pellets prices in Central Europe rising in November

Wood pellets prices of Austria, Germany and Switzerland (DACH region) were increasingly converging in November.    While [...]

Canfor’s CEO says that the company remains committed to BC, despite recent European acquisition

Canfor has reach an agreement to buy 70 per cent of Vida Group for about $580 million. The privately-held [...]

Canfor buys 70% of Swedish sawmill company VIDA

    Canfor Corporation announced that it has entered into an agreement to purchase 70% of the VIDA [...]

100 million m3 of damages in Europe due to storms and beetle infestation in over 1 year

The autumn storm "Vaia", which led to large-scale damages in the forests of northern Italy and southern Austria from [...]
November 14, 2018 Latest Trends / Market Analysis / ...Forestry / Sawmilling / Europe

Softwood lumber exports from Europe to China drop by 25%

    The European softwood lumber exports to China have decreased significantly during January-August 2018, as compared [...]

Plywood production rising in Europe

The UNECE Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry (COFFI) released their Annual Market Review 2017-2018, together with several [...]

European construction sector becomes more interested in hardwood

The UNECE Committee on Forests and the Forest Industry (COFFI) released their Annual Market Review 2017-2018, together with several [...]

ISC 2018: Flourishing construction in Europe drives solid financial performance in the sawmill industry

On the 11th and 12th October 2018 the 66th edition of the International Softwood Conference was held in Riga in [...]