Keyword: Latvia

New opportunities for Latvian timber exports to the US

At the beginning of February, a large vessel with Latvian timber products to be exported to the USA was loaded [...]

Low impact of corona crisis on the Latvian sawmill industry

Log supply in Latvia hasn't suffered any changes since the 2nd quarter of 2020. Latvian State Forests (which owns [...]

SCA to acquire more forest land in the Baltics

SCA has signed an agreement to acquire forest land in Latvia. The acquisition comprises an area of 19,150 hectares [...]

Latvia’s timber industry exports expected to fall this year; US market an opportunity

   The volume of exports of companies in the Latvian wood industry sector could decrease in general this year [...]

Latvian forestry product exports Jan.-Apr. drop by 10%

In January-April 2020, Latvia exported EUR 853.999 million worth of forestry products, which is a decrease of 10 [...]

Sharp drop in Latvia’s wood products exports in Q1/2020

In January-March 2020, Latvia exported EUR 651.007 million worth of forestry products, which is a decrease of 9 [...]

Shard drop in roundwood prices in Latvia

The bark beetle infestation which hit the Central European countries resulted in overproduction and a sharp fall in prices determining [...]

Latvian forestry products exports down in 2019

In 2019, Latvia exported EUR 2.588 billion worth of forestry products, which is a decrease of 2.1 percent [...]

Top wood products companies in Latvia

Latvijas Finieris was the leading wood processing and paper production company in Latvia in terms of turnover last year. Latvijas [...]

Latvia: IKTK builds new glulam plant

    The Latvian timber building structures producer IKTK has invested about two million euro in large-sized [...]