Keyword: European

Wood supply shortage expected to hit European markets in the coming months

    European parquet markets have diverged in 2022. While Italy, Scandinavia and Spain have seen continuing increases [...]

European veneer consumption rebounded sharply in 2021

    Consumption of hardwood veneers in the EU27+UK was already falling in 2019 before the onset [...]

French MEP proposes ban on exports of European logs

    French MEP Emmanuel Morel sent a request to the European Commission, in which he expressed concern [...]
February 28, 2022 Market Analysis / Forestry / ...Sawmilling / Europe

Rising prices could keep European lumber exports to the US at high pace in 2022

    European softwood lumber exports to the USA continued to rise in 2021, although the pace of [...]

European sawmills to play an increasingly important role on the global export market

Softwood lumber has been in high demand in the US and Europe throughout 2021. The limited supply resulted in temporary [...]

Prices for European spruce logs in China fall sharply in June

    On the whole, June Chinese imported spruce logs fell sharply. The price of spruce/white pine [...]

Considerable recovery in the European lumber market

  Until recently, the total annual consumption of softwood lumber in Europe has been steadily increasing and in 2019 [...]

Parquet market in Europe to remain flat in 2020 despite corona crisis

    Based on information obtained from its member companies and national associations, FEP – the European Federation of [...]

European hardwood faces deteriorating market and supply challenges

The market situation for German hardwoods was described at IHC by Steffen Rathke, Vice President of DeSH who said that [...]

Climate change debate threatens the European hardwood market

Headline figures for sawn hardwood consumption in Europe show that demand has been flat for the last decade. However, these [...]