Keyword: European

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 [...]

Pressure on the European plywood market continues

In the first half of 2019, the European plywood sector was experiencing a tightening market and competitive conditions. In the [...]

Market prospects for the European softwood lumber in Egypt brightening

    The EU countries have increased their exports by almost 50% this year, as the country's [...]

European hardwood industry still strong despite slow construction sector

According to latest Eurostat figures, building construction contracted by 0.2% in May over April 2019, while civil engineering output [...]

Euroconstruct: Growth of European construction sector expected to slow in the next years

European construction output is forecasted to increase by less than 2% in 2019, and by less than 1.5 percentage [...]

Production of European wood-based panels grows in 2018

    The European wood-based panels industry recorded a growth in production of 1.7% in 2018 [...]

Overview of the European wood pellet market in 2018

In terms of growth and pricing, 2018 was one of the strongest years for the global wood pellet market in [...]